News

Profibus DP REDCOM

February 27, 2017

Compatible with Limitorque non-intrusive MX multi-turn and QX quarter-turn actuators, the Profibus DP with Redcom network protocol complies with the Profibus specification 2.212_V and allows connection with a single or dual redundant channel networks (optional). The new and improved DTM (Device Type Manager) greatly reduces the time required for configuring and acquiring pertinent diagnostic information.

Boyne Smelter Incinerator Upgrade

December 2, 2016

Acrodyne received an enquiry for equipment to manage a pitch fume incinerator at Boyne Smelter’s Wharf. The incinerator uses natural gas to burn off pitch volatiles while still contributing heat to the HTF circuit. With the incinerator being exposed to salt water corrosion and UV the selection of the actuation unit was critical.

EXHIBITING SUCCESS

September 21, 2016

Over 1400 individuals attended the Victorian Water Industry Operations Conference and Exhibition held by the Water Industry Operators Association’s (WIOA).  This important water industry event was held in Bendigo and delegates from all states in Australia were represented at the event.

NSW Water Treatment Plant Safety Upgrade

August 31, 2016

In 1986 a 900mm and 1050mm Bladeseal Butterfly valves were designed by John Valves in accordance with a Water Treatment Plant’s engineering specifications.  Moving forward 30 years and the same valves are finally going into service not before a quick overhaul by AVE John Valves with the replacement of seals and an epoxy coating.

Efficiency upgrade at ITL Healthcare

August 17, 2016

q ITL’s Healthcare’s Head Office, located in Melbourne,  required Acrodyne to replace a critical valve and actuator on their purpose built Class 3500 (ISO 8) cleanroom and quality system (ISO-13485:2003 compliant) that provides surgical products, medical devices and clinical solutions to Healthcare Facilities throughout Australia.

Limitorque Actuator Solution in Arid Conditions

May 11, 2016

Following an actuator installation and commissioning failure in a remote iron ore mine Acrodyne provided a fast turn-around and fail-safe solution other suppliers were unable to match.

Acrodyne – Authorised Siemens National Solutions Partner

January 27, 2016

Acrodyne are pleased to announce their product offering expansion with the addition of Siemens Process Instrumentation.

Acrodyne – Knox Business Life

November 18, 2015

Celebrating its 30th birthday this year, Acrodyne is a leading supplier in the field of actuation, instrumentation and control products. Managing Director Rod Mason credits the company’s success with being adaptable.

Another iPad Mini winner from WIOA

May 19, 2014

We are pleased to congratulate Fred Azzi from Samson Controls for being our iPad Mini winner from our business card draw at the WIOA

Acrodyne Breaks New Ground for Quick Response Centre in Australia

Acrodyne has announced the opening of its new Limitorque Quick Response Centre (QRC) located in Melbourne Australia. Limitorque MX actuators produced at Acrodyne will be rolling off the production line in Q4 2014.