CAN Automotion provide services and products for the implementation of distributed, intelligent systems in automotive and industrial automation. Our specialization in CAN-bus provides you with a product range that supplies Windows-based starter kits and a comprehensive text to freely programmable controllers for vehicles and machines. We are providers of system solutions for many different fields of application.
With one of the most comprehensive ranges of hardware and software products for data communication in the industry, engineered and manufactured in Germany, we have earned a worldwide reputation for performance, high quality, product longevity, in-stock delivery, impeccable customer service and technical support.
Design and development of innovative and high-performing solutions are a special capability for which Can Automotion typically supplements its customer’s objectives through all phases of their product life cycle including development of service tools.
We work as system integrators with STW Controllers, Wachendorff Operator Interfaces and SureGrip Controls Joystick bringing together complete systems for mobile machinery, which includes control systems design, wiring, prototyping, programming, testing, debugging and tuning.
GEMAC is our partner for CAN Bus Tester, CAN Observer- tools that will assist machine builders and operators of mobile and industrial plant and machinery 24×7. We also supply Inclination sensors and ASICS from GEMAC.
News & Events
Bauma-China 2016 a round up
6th Dec 2016: CAN in Automation has published a brief round up of the Bauma – China 2016 exhibition. Large global brand names such as Caterpillar, Hitachi, Kubota, and Volvo were absent, but this year’s show brought some optimism with an indication of the Chinese OEM market showing signs of bottoming out with a tentative lift of 4% after successive years of over 40% drop year on year. STW a leading Controller manufacturer and our partner appeared to have come out without much suffering, unlike many competing brands which suffered significantly due to the serious downturn in Chinese OEM market. Read more
STW at the bauma in China- Shanghai Nov 22-25, 2016
25-Nov 2016: STW participates in the Shanghai -Bauma expo held between 22-25 Nov 2016.. For the Chinese construction machinery market focus will be on the proven ESX control units, new displays and telemetry modules. Read more
Schleifring new image film 2015
23 Nov 2016
Watch this Schleifring image film for an insight into the company and its products and applications.
Schleifring introduces new range of Modular Slip ring solutions
23 Nov 2016
Most of us do not pay attention to a machine working efficiently in the background and take for granted components like slip rings which may play a critical role in its performance. Schleifring has pioneered many developments in Slip ring design that makes for reliable high performance component. MIA is the next step in making a standard range out of modular design- short for Modular Industrial Application and designed in 2 frame sizes MIA-1 and MIA-2 can be configured using an intelligent specification system which also includes Gigabit EtherNet modules to keep pace with Fast EtherNet used in Industrial EtherNet applications. Read more
Schleifring updates their website
23rd Nov 2016
Schleifring has updated their website with a number of new items. Please visit their website, which is currently in German with the English version soon to come.
Rotary Joints -Electrical, Optical, Media- anything customised and optimised
More than 5000 customer-specific designs – 100 inventions – 180 patents and many more patents pending, this is what you get dealing with CAN+Automotion- distributors and system integrators for Schleifring products. In Australia and NZ you will find them typically in following areas:
- Wind turbines
- Baggage screening systems (security and surveillance- airports)
- Ground radar systems
- High speed packaging lines with rotary filling and sealing
- Material Handling systems- FORJ
- Off shore oil and gas: FPSOs
- Defense applications
- Underwater HD video and camera solutions.
- Robotics and industrial automation applications where high speed power, signal and data transfer across a rotary interface is required.
- Computer Tomographic equipment (CT Scanners)
Good products grow from ideas. Schleifring develop ideas from technical concept to implementation, for everything from simple slip ring applications like transmitting control signals for cranes, to high‑tech products for use in defence, radar and medical technology.
Quality is the foundation of everything at SCHLEIFRING – certified to DIN EN ISO 9001:2008 and we see the concept of quality as the uncompromising standard by which every aspect of our work and our business is measured. CAN Automotion sales team, made up exclusively of fully qualified engineers, looks after you and your product from the development phase to final delivery. Our engineers look forward to your challenging applications.
All 4 CAN a new initiave from HMS-IXXAT
October 20, 2016: Did you know that HMS+IXXAT offers the largest product portfolio in CAN communication. For over 25 years IXXAT has been renowned for offering products and services enabling the development of devices with CAN communication, implementation of CAN from proprietary CAN to CAN Messaging systems to CANopen, J1939, DeviceNet, and a wide variety of topology and gateway products for networking CAN components and analysis. CAN FD is now also available from IXXAT. Unlike some vendors who specialize in some sectors of the market, IXXAT has proven its products in almost every industrial and medical application its been deployed in. Read more
STW launches ESX-TC1-telematics platform for use in mobile machines
The three variations of the ESX-TC1 take different communication characteristics in different applications into account. Based on ESX-TC3G, the ESX-TC1 is an on-board data logger for the communication between controls and sensors using CAN. CANopen, J1939, and open CAN communication are supported. Most importantly due to product rationalization and large volume production pricing has become more attractive for OEM customers to add Telematics to their after sales offering. Read more
HMS integrates Netbiter in its newly acquired brand eWON
HMS offers Netbiter remote management solution under the eWON® brand
As of October 3rd, HMS Industrial Networks (who owns the IXXAT brand of products) will offer their Netbiter Remote Management solution under the newly acquired brand name eWON. Alongside eWON Cosy and Flexy, Netbiter will be one of the three main product lines within the eWON Remote Solutions offering.
STW -InterACT-VSX Display family soon to be released
September 19 2016: STW are releasing the new InterACT-VSX series Display family through various trade shows: Bauma- China (Nov 2016), SPS/IPC drive Nuremberg Nov 2016 and Bauma-India (Dec 2016). Designed from a control perspective and rated to SIL2 these displays have been tested in hostile operating environments in Mobile applications subject to severe shock and vibration and will be available with mobile rated connectors. Programming is claimed to be simple and logical. These interfaces can handle complex I/O applications in addition to video inputs. Read More