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The New MELSEC ST: Perfect in Every Detail.


The growing automation levels of plants and machinery is significantly increasing the time and labour overheads for the project planning, installation and maintenance of ever-more-complex systems with parallel wiring. Decentralisation is the only way to achieve more efficiency in today’s highly-competitive market.

Flip the Switch with CBI


Circuit Breaker Industries, in conjunction with fellow members of the Reunert Group, ATC and African Cables, recently hosted a highly successful two-day conference entitled the ‘Flip Side’. Held at the Phakalane Golf Estate Hotel in Gaborone, Botswana, it attracted an excellent turnout including engineers, consultants and contracting firms.

CBI Automation


The association between two of the strongest and most trusted brands in the industry, namely Circuit Breaker Industries and Mitsubishi Electric, has been reinforced with the re-branding of CBI Automation and CBI Motor Control.

CBI invests in South Africa's technical future


In an ongoing programme of support for engineering and technical education in South Africa, Circuit Breaker Industries (CBI) has donated product and textbooks to the value of R500 000 to ten technical colleges and technikons around the country.

CLPA Partners Association Promotes Spread of CC-Link


Mitsubishi High-speed Network Gains Standard-system Status

When Mitsubishi Electric originally created the CC-Link* field bus network system in 1996 it was conceived as an Asian counterpart to Profibus and DeviceNet and intended for internal use. Today the system is in use all over the world, installed on over 650,000 stations. This success story was made possible by the CC-Link Partners Association (CLPA), an international alliance of leading manufacturers of CC-Link-compatible products.

System Q PLC is Launched


CBI recently launched the latest in PLC technology by showcasing the Mitsubishi System Q on a countrywide roadshow.           

The innovative System Q Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) was presented to customers at events around the country where guests were treated to a breakfast presentation after which they could view the System Q in action!