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Stäubli Connectors Bring Customized Solutions to Sea-Air-Space 2018
Stäubli Electrical Connectors, Inc. Posted 03/29/2018
With more than 40 years of aerospace and military experience, Stäubli’s electrical and fluid connectors deliver high-performance solutions that improve reliability and efficiency when it matters most
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. – Stäubli will showcase its customizable and highly reliable fluid and electrical connector solutions at Sea-Air-Space 2018, scheduled to be held April 9–11 at the Gaylord National Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland.
Stäubli (booth #1857) has been working in partnership with the aerospace and military industries on major international projects for more than 40 years. The company develops quick connection solutions that are ideal for extreme operating conditions for aerospace and defense applications and has become trusted for its expertise and ability to supply connection solutions that perfectly meet the exacting needs and specific requirements of both industries.
Stäubli will showcase a variety of innovative fluid and electrical connector solutions that cover a range of needs including aircraft components and propulsion; radar systems; power conversion and distribution; submarine systems and more. Sea-Air-Space is the premiere exposition for the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Coast Guard and U.S.-flag Merchant Marine. The exposition is the key annual venue for military, government and industry leaders to conduct business, acquire education and develop professional networks.
“Stäubli has firmly established itself as the industry leader in connectors because of our commitment to quality, performance and safety,” said Phil Briggs, fluid connectors division manager at Stäubli North America. “We strive to become a trusted partner to our customers by providing high-quality customer service to match our top-of-the-line connectors.”
Numerous fluid and electrical connections are present in the civil aviation and defense fields, including refueling, hydraulic circuits and cooling for fluids; and inverters, rectifiers, switching devices and energy storage for electrical. Each connection is an important link, essential for each specific operation and subject to extreme conditions including high differences in temperature, shock and vibrations.
“Reliable power is essential for any operation involved with aerospace and defense, which is why our industry-leading electrical connectors have become the go-to solution for power generation, conversion and storage,” said Christian España, sales and marketing manager, Stäubli Electrical Connectors.
At Sea-Air-Space 2018, Stäubli will exhibit a wide range of connectors for fluids and gases including non-spill, flush-face quick couplings and reliable solutions for fuel, hydraulic and thermal management. Stäubli Electrical Connectors also will showcase an array of innovative solutions including:
- CombiTac modular connector system
- Powerline single-pole connectors
- Touch-protected Test & Measurement accessories
- MULTILAM advanced contact technology
- Fork connectors for busbar and blind mating in rack applications
A recognized expert in safe, quick connection of fluids, gases, electrical power and data transmission, Stäubli Connectors offers a wide range of standard quick couplings as well as highly specialized connectors for all types of circuits and power applications. Stäubli’s focus on compactness, safety and reliability has established it as an industry leader in connectors. Stäubli Electrical Connectors provide innovative solutions for customers across the globe. All Stäubli Electrical Connectors products benefit from the company’s innovative MULTILAM technology, which features specially formed and resilient contact elements.
About Stäubli North America
Stäubli North America has over 200 employees supporting Textiles, Connectors and Robotics customers. The company’s North American headquarters is located in Duncan, S.C., and the sales force is strategically placed on the West Coast, Canada, Mexico and elsewhere thoughtout the continent.
Stäubli is a leading manufacturer of textile machinery, quick release couplings and robotics systems. With a workforce of over 4,500 employees Stäubli is present in 25 countries supported by a comprehensive distribution network in 50 countries worldwide.