Unit 5.3: Protective devices and control systems

Electronics, sensors, computer technology, fluid technology

Two persons standing at the test bench

Special test bench for measuring the detection zones of electro sensitive protective devices
Source: IFA

Person in front of test stand

Testing a safety-related bus system
Source: IFA

Hydraulic component test bench

Hydraulic component test bench
Source: IFA

Pneumatic component test bench

Pneumatic component test bench
Source: IFA

Unit 5.3 in Division 5 is concerned with protective devices and control systems (electronics, sensors, computer technology, fluid technology).

The focal points in the field of protective devices are:

The focal points in the field of control systems are:

The focal points in the field of hydraulics are:

  • Testing/certifying, researching and advising on hydraulic safety-related components, hydraulic valves and hydraulic oil hoses
  • Devising test guidelines and cooperating in the relevant standardisation bodies

The focal points in the field of pneumatics are:

  • Testing/certifying, researching and advising on pneumatic safety-related components, pneumatic valves, pneumatic braking and stopping devices, pneumatic quick connectors
  • Devising test guidelines and cooperating in the relevant standardisation bodies

Contact:

Thomas Bömer

Division 5: Accident prevention, Product safety

Tel: +49 2241 231-2901
Fax: +49 2241 231-2234