Karma Instrumentation & Control

Block A, Unit 3D, Wild Fig Business Park, 1494 Cranberry Street, Honeydew

+27 11 794 2859
+27 86 240 3534
+27 83 823 9019
[email protected]

Core business offering: Supplier, installer and system integrator of all categories of process control equipment, especially in small to medium size projects. Calibration is also offered on temperature, flow and load cells

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Section - Computers & Software
-Electrical design
-Instrumentation design
-Plant design
- Alarm management
- Artificial intelligence
- Asset management
- Batch production
- Calibration management
- Data acquisition, analysis
- Direct control
- Drivers
- DSP (digital signal processing) software
- Facility optimisation
- Fuzzy logic
- Operator interface
- Programming languages
- Soft PLC
- System simulation/PID tuning
-Network communications
- DSCNet
- Fieldbus
Section - Data Acquisition & Remote Control
-Ethernet-based systems
-In-transit temperature/event
-Logging printers
-PC based data acquisition
- A-D conversion boards
- automatic data acquisition
- data acquisition cards
- distributed data acquisition
- intranet system
-Portable data collection terminal
- chart paper
- events
- paperless
- strip chart
- videographic
-Standalone data loggers
-EDMS - Engineering Document Management Systems
-ISO 9000 management systems
- chlorine
- density
- moisture
- vibration
-Integration into MES and ERP systems
-Number of I/O points
- 0-1024
- 0-32
- 0-512
- 0-64k
- Unlimited
-Number of PLC or I/O drivers
- >640
- 0-16
- 16-64
- 64-640
-Operating system
- .Net
-Standalone version available
-Cable telemetry
- Ethernet LAN
- fibre-optic
-Remote sensing & control
- from rotating shaft
- infrared (IR)
Section - Maintenance, Reliability & Asset Optimisation
- Hardwired point-to-point HART device calibrator/configurator
- Hardwired point-to-point Profibus device calibrator/configurator
- Network capable HART device calibrator/configurator
- Wireless HART device calibrator/configurator
- Wireless Profibus device calibrator/configurator
-In-stream/in situ
- General purpose data-logger
- Thermal imaging/thermography
- Vibration/balance
-Sampling/ex situ
- pH
- Data-logger
- Multimeter
- Thermal imager
- Thermometer
- Vibration/balance
- Calibration
-Calibration, configuration & adjustment
- Networkable HART device calibration/configuration
- Networkable Profibus device calibration/configuration
- Networkable proprietary device calibration/configuration
- Point-to-point HART device calibration/configuration
- Wireless HART device calibration/configuration
Section - Miscellaneous Hardware
- Explosion protected
- Free-standing
- Wall mount
-Enclosures (special)
- Corrosion proof
- Environmentally protected
-Sub-rack systems
-Thermal control
- Heatsinks
-Reed relays
- Dry-contact
- DIN-rail mount
- Plug-in
- Solid state (photo MOS)
- Solid state (zero-crossing)
- Intrinsically safe
- Key-lock
- Rocker
- Rotary selector
-IS barriers, signal isolation
-Key-lock switches
-Light curtains
-Protection relays
- Over/under voltage
- Over-current
- Phase balance
- Phase sequence
- Pump protection
- Thermal overload, motor protection
-Rope-pull switches
-Safety limit switches
Section - Networks for Communication & Control
-4-20mA analog loop
-Foundation Fieldbus
-Network analysers
- CANbus
- ControlNet
- Ethernet
- Fieldbus Foundation
- Modbus
- Profibus
- RS232/422/485
-Remote I/O
- field devices - adaptors
- field devices - controllers
- field devices - transmitters
-Wireless sensor networks
Section - Process Control & Manufacturing Technologies
-Valve position transmitters
- Valve positioners
-Control valves (applications)
- Hygienic
-Control valves (type)
- Ball
- Fieldbus
- RS232
- RS422/RS485
- Adaptive gain
- Auto/self tuning
- Cascade control
- Logic
- Maths/calculations
- Pattern/profile
- Ratio control
- Scaling of I/O
- 0/4-20mA
- mV/V
- Strain gauge
- Thermocouple
-Number of loops
- >16
- 1-16
- 0/4-20 mA
- 0-5V
- mA/mV
- Pulse
- Relay contact
-Panel size (mm)
- 24x48
- 48x48
- 48x96
- 72x72
- 96x96
-Visual display
-Entry level DCS
-Networked controllers
-PACs - Programmable Automation Controllers
-AC control
- Closed loop
-DC control
- Speed control
-Flowmeters (application)
- Partially filled pipes/channels
-Flowmeters (type)
- Coriolis
- Differential pressure (DP)
- Mass
- Open channel, flume, weir
- Orifice plate, flow nozzle
- Pitot tube
- Positive displacement
- Solids
- Thermal dispersion/calorific
- Turbine
- Variable area
- Venturi tube
- V-notch
- Vortex
- Wedge
-Totalisers and correlators
-Explosion proof
-Intrinsic safety
- 4-20 mA set-point stations
- Batch controllers
- Sensors
- Totalisers
- Transmitters - flow
- Transmitters - level
- Transmitters - pressure
- Transmitters - temperature
- Valve positioners
-Microwave, guided & radar
-Optical, laser
-Rotary paddle
-Tilt switch
-Vibrating fork
-Belt scales
-Control transducers
- Displacement/position transducers
- Tacho generators
- Tilt transducers
-Flexible shafts
-Rotary encoders
-Differential pressure transducers
-Instrument manifolds
-Pressure gauges/indicators
-Pressure switches
-Pressure-electrical transducers
-Colour mark
-Limit switch
-Light intensity
- I-P, P-I
- mV/current
- Power (VAR, F, kWh, etc.)
- Programmable
-IR non-contact
-Panel-mount indicators
-Pyrometers (IR non-contact)
-Temperature switches
-Control signal
-Differential pressure
-Universal, programmable
Section - Services & Systems
-Consulting engineers
- Project management
- Systems specification
- Electrical
- Factory automation
- Maintenance
- Panel builders
- Process control
- System wiring/installation
- scada
-Project Management
-System integration/consulting
- Electrical
- Factory automation
- Process control
- Scada/DCS/PLC
-Food & beverage
-Furnace control & management
-Mining & metals
-Pulp & paper
-Rubber & plastics
-Water & waste water
Section - Test, Measurement & Calibration
- Chlorine
- Density
- Dissolved oxygen
- Flue gas
- On-line process
- Oxygen
- Particles
- Suspended solids
- Viscosity
-pH handheld
-Redox measurement
-Turbidity meters
-Deadweight testers
-Pressure simulators/calibrators
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