deTec by SICK

deTec safety light curtains from SICK: taking safety to the next level

SICK’s new generation of deTec safety light curtains is ideal for the protection of hazardous areas, and entrances. Utilising intelligent, state-of-the-art technologies such as NFC and IO-Link the deTec range provides comprehensive diagnosis, fast installation, and automated functions. The entire deTec product family use standardised connectivity and compatible accessories to reduce variant diversity and ease […]

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SICK Photoelectric Sensors Phase Out

Due to the increasing demand for photoelectric sensors in industrial environments, SICK has decided to discontinue the W14-2, W18-3, W23-2 and W27-3 product families


We’ve all been there when the production line goes down and the critical spare you thought you had, you didn’t. A 2017 study found 3% of all working days were lost annually to downtime, and this costs manufacturers in the UK alone over £180 billion a year.