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
Development of Safety application based on the V model from STW
August 23: As we move towards greater automation in our mobile machines, the need for functional safety cannot be overstated. Certified to various standards such as SIL2 or PLd, controller certification is only one of the steps involved in the complete Safety application development which requires a systematic approach. In this article a method is described, that illustrates how safety is achieved through a certified safety application in a freely programmable controller intended for safety relevant applications. Read more
IXXAT (HMS Networks) INpact can be used to connect to any Industrial EtherNet network
August 21: Here’s a quick Video link where Technical Services Manager Norbert Binder explains what you can to with the multi-network PC-inteface card IXXAT INpact. This means you can communicate with a PC to any of the popular Industrial EtherNet Protocols such as ProfiNet, EtherCAT, ETherNet/IP, Powerlink, Modbus TCP. Read More
Intelligent Electric Taxis, a new idea from Singapore ready for take off
Electric powered taxis could reduce pollution in inner city and crowded urban areas anywhere. Singapore is taking the lead with their Intelligent Electric Taxis- EVA is still a prototype waiting for the right investor support to take off. STW is partnering with their knowledge of Hybrid and electric drives. Read more
Innovation prize awarded to STW by BOMAG
STW has been a partner to BOMAG for their road and construction machinery controls for a long time. BOMAG has awarded STW with their Innovation prize in June 2016. Read more
Assistive robots in Healthcare
Assistive robots in healthcare enhances lives and helps people go about their daily lives to their potential and reduce reliance on full time care. Designed to be a collaborative robot with Industry 4.0 credentials and a number of sensors, the robots can perform a number of complex tasks. Most visitors to our site are engineers and we have shared this post from CAN in Automation as an item of interest for everyone. Read more
HMS releases new corporate video
8th June 2016: As you know we work with IXXAT in the HMS group, who help connect devices and networks together and also work in the IIoT space for smart Industrial devices to network and work together. So here’s an interesting take on what HMS do. View video link
STW participation in IFAT 30th May to 3rd June 2016
May 31st 2016 STW is showcasing a number of products at IFAT 2016 at Munich in Hall 5 Booth 116. Read more
Schleifring FORJ- Single mode- Single channel and Multi channel an Australian favourite
24th May 2016: Ever since Schleifring FORJs made their debut in Australia in 2006, they have become the Industry standard in many industries with Single mode Single and Multi channel FORJs, in Mining, Ship-loaders, HDTV underwater cameras and many more applications. Satisfied and repeat customers are: Sandvik material handling, Thyssen Krupp Industrial Solutions, Channel 7, Port Waratah Coal Services, Port Kembla Coal Terminal, Cavotec, Wampfler, Rio Tinto, FMG, etc. Read more
Remote Services – Revolutionising Mobile Machines
21 May 2016: Telematics services adoption by a company is very often initially driven by requirements arising within technical support or maintenance teams. Only after a first implementation additional business opportunities are realized and the potential of telematics services as a business on its own is perceived. In addition the extent of the implementation has a significant impact on processes and organizational structures within the company. This leads to the conclusion that the step towards telematics services is rather a strategic top-down decision than a technical bottom-up approach. Manufacturers, integrators, or operators of diesel engines have been and will be confronted with this topic which his outlined in this article. Read more
STW brings powerful ISOBUS compliant Rugged Electronic controller to Agricultural machines
16th May 2016 : STW (Sensor Technik Wiedemann) a leading European manufacturer of Rugged freely programmable controllers brings a powerful ISOBUS compliant 32 bit controller to Agricultural applications. Read more