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June 2018 - The “Material Composition of Metallic Wetted Parts” (MC1) document has been updated

The MC1 (Material composition of Metallic Wetted Parts) table has been added to our website.


December 2017 - United Electric Controls Wins Oil & Gas Engineering Award for WirelessHART Gas Detector

The Vanguard Toxic and Combustible Gas Detector Wins 2017 Oil & Gas Engineering Product of the Year Award.


November 2017 - United Electric Controls Bronze Sponsor for The Methane Emissions Conference

United Electric Controls Bronze Sponsor for CH4 Connections 2017 – The Methane Emissions Conference


October 2017 - United Electric Controls New ISO Certification: ISO 9001:2015

United Electric Controls (UE), a leading producer of safety, alarm and shutdown technology, is pleased to announce that we have achieved certification to the new ISO 9001:2015 - Quality Management System standard.


October 2017 - United Electric Controls Vanguard WirelessHART® Toxic and Combustible Gas Detector has been selected as a finalist for Control Engineering 2018 Engineers’ Choice Awards program

Our Gas Detector was entered into the Process control - Process sensors category for the Control Engineering award.


October 2017 - United Electric Controls to exhibit at the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC) on November 13th – 16th

UE will introduce its latest product, the Vanguard WirelessHART®  Gas Detector for toxic and combustible gases.


September 2017 - United Electric Controls Moves Precision Sensors Division to Larger Facility

United Electric Controls’ Precision Sensors Division is moving to a larger Connecticut facility to accommodate growth in military, aerospace and semiconductor business.


August 2017 - United for Safety: Wil Chin interviewed by Industrial Automation

"Unlike diversified automation suppliers, our resources are focused in core vertical markets and applications." -- Wil Chin (UE's VP of Marketing & Business Development) for Industrial Automation Magazine.


July 2017 - New Product Announcement – One Series Safety Transmitter Two new additions

One Series Safety Transmitter Two new additions to the One Series Safety Transmitter product line are now available to order - models 2SLP48 and 2SLP49. These two new models are added to the current 2SLP47 model that began shipping in 2014 and provide high-capacity 24 VDC and 125 VDC switching for final elements in safety instrumented systems. Pricing remains the same for all three One Series Safety Transmitter models.


April 2017 - SIL 2 certification on two popular electromechanical switches, the 100 Series and 120 Series.

United Electric Controls announced today that it has received SIL 2 certification on two of its most popular electromechanical switch offerings, the 100 Series and 120 Series. Combined with the award-winning SIL 2-certified One Series Safety Transmitter, UE now offers process instrumentation end users with a broad range of options for high-reliability electromechanical or digital switching in general process or hazardous area functional safety applications.


March 2017 - Stainless Steel Stainless Steel, Corrosion Resistant Switch/Transmitter-Junction Box Assembly

United Electric Controls offers an affordable, all stainless steel, corrosion resistant switch/transmitter-junction box assembly, suitable for use in a Class 1, Div. 1 environment, while meeting with the highest global standards.


March 2017 - United Electric Controls Announces WirelessHART® Gas Detector with Five-Year Battery Life

United Electric Controls, a leading producer of safety, alarm and shutdown technology, has announced the availability of a WirelessHART® gas detector that can monitor presence of harmful gases for more than five years without a battery replacement. The new Vanguard WirelessHART® gas detector reduces monitoring costs and increases safety by eliminating the need for costly and fixed wiring.


March 2017 - New Product Design & Development Challenges

Join us Tuesday, March 21st, from 6:30 - 9:00 p.m. for a discussion on New Product Design & Development Challenges. Sponsored by ISA Boston at United Electric in Watertown, MA.


January 2017 - United Electric Controls (UE) joins American Petroleum Institute (API)

UE is proud to become a supporting member of API, an organization whose critical mission is to promote safety across the oil and gas industry; a natural fit with our fundamental deliverable of providing industry-leading pressure and temperature transmitters, switches, and sensors for safety, alarm and emergency shutdown (ESD).


January 2017 - United Electric Controls’ One Series Safety Transmitter Wins 2016 exida Safety Award



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