By Design Engineering StaffAutomation Motion Control Machine Building Automation EtherCAT Omron Safety controller
OMRON NX series integrates automation and safety.
OMRON Automation and Safety introduced its NX Series Safety Controllers series which combine automation and safety on the same EtherCAT network in a mixed I/O backplane. Compatible with the open protocol Safety over EtherCAT (FsoE), the NX Safety Controller and the distributed Safety I/O can be freely placed in the EtherCAT network. Sysmac integrated safety is suitable for applications meeting Performance level (PLe) according to the ISO-13849-1 and SIL3 according to IEC61508. Sysmac integrated safety conforms to programming standard IEC-61131-3, and includes certified PLCopen Safety Function Blocks.