NEMA and IP Ratings

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What are NEMA and IP ratings?  What’s the difference?  Let’s first define each acronym: NEMA stands for National Electrical Manufacturers Association. IP stands for Ingress Protection. In our context we are speaking about the various ratings that can be used to describe the environmental protection provided by enclosures. Many feel that NEMA and IP enclosure […]

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Feed Mill Automation Migration & Upgrade

Feed mill automation control panel with state-of-the-art technology

Sterling, IL December 2017:  Sterling Systems & Controls, Inc. announces that it provides for migration and upgrade of automation within their batching control.  This is important for long term operation of the feed mill within the feed manufacturing industry.  A major livestock feed manufacturer has seamlessly maintained state-of-the-art feed mill automation and control of the […]

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Batching System For The Feed Industry

Agri-King Batching System Control Panel

Case Overview: Agri-King, Inc. is an animal nutrition company committed to the success and profitability of livestock producers worldwide. Known for its precise feed analyses, highly fortified products, and knowledgeable staff, Agri-King strives to help livestock producers get the most out of each pound of feed and each head of livestock.  Sterling Systems batching system […]

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Weighing And Batching Solutions For The Food Industry

Sterling Systems & Controls Weighing and Batching Solutions For The Food Industry

Case Overview: Beginning with their first successful breakfast cereal, this American company has been producing delicious and nutritious ready-to-eat breakfast products for over 100 years. The company now produces over 20 well-branded breakfast foods and distributes them to hundreds of countries worldwide. Over their long history the company has seen many changes but their goal […]

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Batching System and Controls For The Rubber Industry

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Case Overview: A global manufacturer commissioned Sterling Systems & Controls, Inc. to create a customized batching system and controls for the rubber industry.  This needed to include a mixing control system to improve rubber compounding, batch integrity and also to increase overall production through automation. Download Case Study PDF The Challenge: The customer needed to […]

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