Belden Focuses on Solutions for Traffic Systems, Machine Building and Smart Grid Systems

At SPS/IPC/DRIVES, Belden® will present its comprehensive expertise in data communication with products from the Belden, Hirschmann™ and Lumberg Automation™ brands designed for mission critical applications in demanding industrial environments.



During the show a number of new products will be introduced and the Belden booth (10-120) will feature a number of special theme days, where displays and discussions will focus on solutions for specific market segments.

The Belden Special Theme Days are:

  • 23 November 2010 - solutions for traffic systems, ensuring passenger safety and comfort, security of rolling stock, terminals and infrastructure, and the efficient flow of traffic through real-time information and control.
  • 24 November 2010 - solutions for machine building. Used extensively in the Automotive, Food and Beverage and General Industries, Belden offers a range of rugged, flexible and reliable solutions for increased productivity in harsh environments.
  • 25 November 2010 - solutions for smart grid systems, focusing on Belden’s comprehensive range of ruggedized and proven real life solutions that help to reduce downtime, whilst at the same time meeting the highest reliability, safety and security needs and fulfilling necessary standards in challenging environments and weather conditions.


In addition, Belden will be introducing a range of new products for a broad range of applications. These include:

  • New Hirschmann™ Embedded Ethernet Modules – available as a standard module or as a customer specific product.
  • New Hirschmann™ Serial to Ethernet devices, featuring rugged design and able to operate over an extended temperature range, with industrial approvals.
  • Hirschmann™ Industrial Ethernet Switches, customized switches for an off the shelf price offering full flexibility via OpenRail Configurator.
  • Hirschmann™ BAT-Controller WLC – an Industrial Wireless LAN Controller for central management and control of Wireless Networks.
  • Hirschmann™ MACH Family innovations: a range of MACH Backbone Switches and Routers, designed to provide a highly available network under any circumstances.
  • Hirschmann™ Network Management offering high infrastructure visibility, comprehensive diagnostics, and ease of everyday tasks providing highest availability.
  • Hirschmann™ BAT-F IP67 WLAN Access Points and Clients: robust and ruggedized WLAN devices for use in harsh environment.
  • Hirschmann™ Scalable Mobile Control System providing tailored control solutions for machine building applications – especially for mobile machinery applications to meet the new European machine directive and further functional safety requirements.
  • Lumberg Automation™ Circular Connectors: sensor connectors and cables that are optimally suited for use in many areas of automation and other technologies. The portfolio comprises molded connectors in the model types M5, M8, M12, M23 and 7/8”.
  • Lumberg Automation™ I/O Boxes: LioN-Link – the fieldbus variable and efficient IP67 I/O-solution for a configuration free connection from up to 480 signals per bushead over a distance up to 100 m in two lines.
  • New Lumberg Automation™ Profibus-Connector D-SUB / M12 Plug ‘n’ Play:
    Tool free and therefore quick, simple and reliable, with guaranteed faultless data transfer.
  • New Lumberg Automation™ M8-Connector program with 8 poles: High-density despite their compact size
  • New Lumberg Automation™ AS-Interface Modules V3.0: That mono-master system for up to 62 participants is especially appropriate for smaller machines or subsystems
  • Lumberg Automation™ LDB-Series: Passive Actuator/Sensor Distributor Boxes for effective bundling of parallel wiring. With M8 and M12 sockets, protection classes IP 67 and IP 69 K for maximum demands.
  • Hirschmann™ Valve connectors: field attachable valve connectors and receptacles of the GDM series for hydraulic, pneumatic and electro-magnetic actuators as well as sensors to meet the demands of hard practical daily work in every form (types A/B/C)
  • Belden® Industrial Ethernet and Profinet Cables, to suit all specific application and environmental requirements offering excellent resistance to temperature extremes, abrasion, moisture and chemicals for maximum uptime and productivity.
  • Belden® Fieldbus Cables: high performance cable solutions to support all types of industrial network protocols.
  • Belden® Optical Fiber Cables: advanced technology for advanced networks.
  • Belden® Interconnect Cables: the most comprehensive offering of multi-conductor and twisted paired cables.

For more information please visit Belden booth 10-120

About Belden

Belden®: Sending All the Right Signals™

Belden designs, manufactures and markets signal transmission solutions, including cables, connectors and I/O modules, wireless network systems as well as network devices and control, load sensing and load moment limitation systems designed for safety-critical applications ranging from industrial automation to data centers, broadcast studios and the aviation and aerospace industry. The company focuses on segments of the worldwide cable and automation markets that require both highly specialized and readily available products. With manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe and Asia, Belden has recorded a total revenue of USD 1.45 billion for the fiscal year 2009.

Together with its brands Hirschmann™ and Lumberg Automation™ and Trapeze Networks™, Belden offers an extensive and highly specialized product portfolio covering the full range of data communications – from the information and control levels down to the field level. The company has more than 15 offices throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa, with manufacturing facilities in Czech Republic, Germany, the Netherlands, UK, Denmark, Italy and Hungary.

Contact Information

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