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Wellhead automation, pump motor control applications on display at Phoenix Contact OTC booth

05/03/2011

Wellhead automation, pump motor control applications on display at Phoenix Contact OTC booth

Visitors to Phoenix Contact’s booth (#5627) at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) this week can get a close-up look at how the company’s products work in real-world oil and gas applications.

MIDDLETOWN, Pa. – Visitors to Phoenix Contact's booth (#5627) at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) this week can get a close-up look at how the company's products work in real-world oil and gas applications. OTC, the premier event for the development of offshore resources in the fields of drilling, exploration, production, and environmental protection, runs May 2 – 5 at Reliant Park in Houston.

Highlights at Phoenix Contact's booth include demonstrations of a wellhead automation system and a pump motor control application. The wellhead demo shows how industrial PCs with IEC 61131 programming, controllers, wireless radios and other products work together to create a cost-effective monitoring solution for upstream oil and gas production. The motor control demonstration shows how to improve a pump's efficiency with Phoenix Contact's Contactron motor starter and Electronic Motor Manager (EMM).

The booth will also showcase Phoenix Contact's solutions in the following areas:

  • Connectivity
  • Control and networking
  • Power and safety
  • Communications

For those unable to attend this year's show, Phoenix Contact will post video reports from the show on its YouTube channel (www.youtube.com/phoenixcontactusa) and at www.phoenixcontact.com/otc.

About Phoenix Contact

Phoenix Contact develops and manufactures industrial electrical and electronic technology products that power, protect, connect and automate systems and equipment for a wide range of industries. Phoenix Contact GmbH & Co. KG, Blomberg, Germany, operates 47 international subsidiaries, including Phoenix Contact USA in Middletown, Pa. Phoenix Contact's formal Integrated Management System is registered to ISO quality, environmental and safety standards (ISO 9001:2008, 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007).

For more information about Phoenix Contact, visit http://www.phoenixcontact.com or call technical service at 800-322-3225, e-mail info@phoenixcon.com.

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