Bihl + Wiedemann

Imtex Controls is the appointed distributor for Bihl + Wiedemann, the leading providers of safety technology and electronic components for automation technology using AS-Interface.

Electronic Components for Automation Technology

Bihl + Wiedemann is a highly specialised, internationally-operating engineering company based in Mannheim, Germany. Their skills cover the development and production of electronic components for automation technology, specialising in AS-Interface.

AS-Interface (Actuator Sensor Interface or AS-i) is an industrial networking solution used in PLC, DCS and PC-based automation systems. It is designed for connecting simple field I/O devices (e.g. binary ON/OFF devices such as actuators, sensors, rotary encoders, analog inputs and outputs, push buttons, and valve position sensors) in discrete manufacturing and process applications using a single 2-conductor cable.

Products include…

  • AS-i masters and gateways.
  • AS-i slaves (analogue modules, OEM modules, drive solutions, etc.)
  • AS-i accessories and diagnostics (tuner, terminators, repeaters, power supplies, etc.)
  • AS-i safety
  • Other fieldbus technology (master simulators, couplers, etc.)