Exclusive representative agreement with NovaTech Automation

Ingenuity and Continuity since 1979. NovaTech Automation has been making it easier for electric utilities and process manufacturers to keep the lights on and food, fuels, and other daily essentials flowing. Our technologies and engineering expertise help them simplify tasks, reduce risk, and increase return on assets as their businesses and the planet to evolve. Our customers face the challenge of meeting new demands while preserving their legacy equipment. For more than 40 years, we’ve supported them by providing best-in-class automation solutions with continuous migration paths.

NovaTech Automations can assist customers in many ways.

Their AMP (Augmented Manual Procedures) helps Error-proof your manual tasks by Improving plant safety and performance by integrating manual tasks with any control system, database, or digital device. Integrating smart and mobile devices and their wealth of data into the enterprise to be analyzed for greater safety and performance is the promise of Industry 4.0. AMP leverages the familiar format of the standard operating procedure to integrate manual and automated tasks, and making it easier for operators to do the right thing at the right time, and powering continuous improvement.

Augmented Manual Procedures

Their D/3 products connects to and integrates data from any plant system through Ethernet protocols and OPC, and an extensive library of I/O interfaces for legacy equipment. D/3 is designed in alignment with the Open Process Automation Forum (OPAF) guidelines. If you can think it, the D/3 can do it. Its agile Sequence and Batch Language (SABL) programming environment is built around S88 and S106 standards, so there’s no limit to the process variables you can tweak and adjust.

D/3 Control Systems

Exclusive representative agreement with Modular Industrial Computers Inc.

Since 1992 Modular has been the leader in providing Industrial/Ruggedized Workstations, Displays, and Plant Floor Computer and Peripheral Enclosures specifically designed to meet the harsh demands of NEMA 4/4X/12 and IP66 factory floor environments.

They are dedicated to being a forerunner in the design and manufacture of these Workstations, Computer and Peripheral Enclosures, Mounting Systems, and Custom Solutions specifically for use in Manufacturing and Plant Processing environments where standard desktop computing technologies will not hold up due to environmental or operator maintenance considerations. Modular back these products with the best warranty and customer service programs in the industry.

Exclusive representative agreement with JM Canty Incorporated

Criterion Incorporated is pleased to announce an exclusive representative agreement with JM Canty Incorporated effective November 1st, 2018 for the States of North and South Carolina.

JM Canty’s beginnings and current practices are rooted in
family and innovation.  Canty was established in 1971 by John M. Canty P.E. and Incorporated in 1977.  The company has expanded product offerings to include manufacturing of lighting, cameras, sight flow indicators, quick opening closures, glass to metal seals, vision-based process control and particle sizing.

JM Canty is an exciting addition to our product line, that will help us diversify our product offerings across the industries we serve while maintaining our focus as a solution based manufacturer’s representative.

SOR adds Sensor Sampling Systems

SENSOR was formed from the SOR Controls Group (SCG) competencies – providing innovative solutions based on customer service, quality assurance, and reliable delivery. SENSOR provides closed-loop sampling systems for all types of industrial applications that are safe for both the operator and the environment. These systems come in different models such as the Basic Bottle Sampling System, Cylinder Sampling Systems, Fixed Volume Bottle Sampling System, and the Inline Sampling System. The sampling process is emissions-free, with no spills and zero Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) emissions, while keeping sample contamination levels to a minimum.

Mine Safety Appliances acquires Senscient Incorporated

Mine Safety Appliances (NYSE: MSA) has announced it has acquired Senscient Incorporated, a leader of laser based gas detection technology used in a broad range of industrial, power, pharmaceutical, and gas applications.  The acquisition of Senscient strengthens MSA’s top position as a leader in fixed gas detection and broadens Criterion Incorporated, offerings in this regard.  We are excited to present this product to our clients. WEBSITE

General Monitors by MSA

Criterion, Incorporated is pleased to announce that as of September 2016, we will be the exclusive representative for General Monitors by MSA in the states of North and South Carolina.

MSA and General Monitors have been protecting people and facilities for over 100 years. Together they bring you an unrivaled range of gas detectors and flame detectors. They don’t just make sensors, they invent sensing technology.

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