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Sick (UK) LTD has been the UK subsidiary of Sick AG since 1973. Sick (UK) has a wide network of sales engineers, service engineers, distributors and resellers throughout the UK and Ireland. As an experienced system partner for many major projects, Sick not only offers a broad array of leading-edge products, but also a comprehensive package of vital know-how, service and support. Sick products can be found in daily use throughout industry, serving the widest imaginable range of applications in all sectors.

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SICK’s Open Service for IO-Link function blocks

Deep Learning brings simplicity to complex AI inspection

On the level with new SICK CQF capacitive sensor

New array sensor from SICK

Upgraded pressure sensors from SICK

New for mobile platforms - contour-based nav system for AGVs

SICK launches SensorApp for colour inspection and sorting

SICK goes the distance with its miniature PowerProx sensor

SICK launches IntegrationSpace digital services platform

New people-counting SensorApp from SICK

Sick's advanced IO-Link encoders improve diagnostics

SICK switches up its cylindrical inductive safety sensor range

Multi-parameter sensor helps to detect air leaks and save energy

SICK's W4 Inox sensor benefits from on-board Smart Tasks

Heavy-duty AGV incorporates Sick laser scanners and controller

3D camera and SensorApp ensures smooth docking

Sick launches PLe combined electro-mechanical safety lock

Sick increases the accuracy of its Volume Measurement System

Hands-on training: using IO-Link sensor data with PLCs

New all-in-one IO-Link Master and control system

Safety-certified versions of Hiperface linear absolute encoders

SICK adds T-Easic thermal flow switch to instrumentation range

Safe integration of tending robots with moulding machines

Sick launches world's smallest safety laser scanner

New programmable sensor connection and data processing hubs

Sick 3D camera is now user-programmable

SICK launches LMS4000 powerful and accurate 2D LiDAR sensor

Dynamic inclination sensors for 6-axis precision and response

Movie of the month

Sick launches upgraded Hiperface DSL smart motor sensors

Sick's smart factory for sensor production

Sensors for robotic applications

App-based programming offers easy route to tailored sensors

Sick introduces stainless steel sensors for harsh environments

Sick launches ultra-thin G2 Flat photoelectric proximity sensors

High-speed 3D colour camera for inspection and robot guidance

Sick launches smallest industrial UHF RFID read/write device

Insight into Sick's Industry 4.0 smart sensors factory at PPMA

Sick launches SensorApp for programmable 2D vision sensors

Sick launches next-generation smart 2D light array sensors

First outdoor safety laser scanner certified to IEC TS 62998

Economical Sick LiDAR sensors are certified to PL b

Time to end the complexity surrounding machine vision

Sick re-invents the lightgrid as a versatile 'light chain'

Sick IO-Link absolute encoders for Industry 4.0 applications

AGV navigation system uses versatile LiDAR technology

Optical micrometer is highly accurate, compact and rugged

Safe EFI-pro System for Ethernet-based safety networking

Ranger3: a compact, high-speed 3D vision inspection camera

How AGV protective fields influence productivity

SICK LMS Bulkscan range for non-contact measurement on conveyors

Sick TDC gateway brings easy remote access to data

Qualify as a TÜV-certified functional safety application expert

SICK TriSpector P1000 3D camera gives robots a gentler touch

SICK LiDAR sensors: reliability, accuracy in detection & ranging

SICK to demonstrate productivity-focused developments at PPMA

Sick adds single-turn and multiturn encoders to portfolio

SICK launches "˜Easy Vision' robot guidance for part localisation

New Inline Code Matcher verifies products and packaging

Sick UK announces dates for machinery safety training courses

Sick launches position encoder for hydraulic cylinders

Sick ReLy safety relays offer faster response and longer life

SICK's OD5000: high-speed precision measurement made easy

Plug-and-play "˜Snapshot' sensor for 3D detection from SICK

Entry-level vision-guidance system for UR cobots

Cromar upgrades to SICK LFP guided wave radar technology

SICK gets an "˜app' for vision at UKIVA Show

Next-generation photoelectric sensors are more user-friendly

Safe network integration for microScan3 safety laser scanners

Human-Machine Interaction passes SICK's "˜Safety IQ' test at MACH

Long-range distance sensors: high-performance laser measurement

Fully programmable hygienic encoders for harsh environments

SICK's deTem core light curtains for multi-beam protection

New budget-level Sick 2D LiDAR sensor for detection and ranging

Movie of the month

SICK SureSense - the flexible family of customisable sensors

SICK IP69K light curtains designed for hygienic environments

New rotary encoders with DIP switch programmability

SICK's OD1000 goes the extra distance for precision

SICK - driving industry forward at PPMA

SICK's Visionary camera takes 3D images in a snapshot

SICK opens up the HIPERFACE DSL interface

SICK's hand-held CANopener liberates encoder programming

Sick launches next-generation KTS/KTX contrast sensors

Sick AppSpace: open software platform for programmable sensors

SICK sensors get "˜smart' for Industry 4.0 Summit

SICK unveils a "˜snapshot' of the future at Machine Vision Confer

User-programmable 2D vision with SICK's InspectorP

Light curtain options for high-efficiency pallet handling

SICK launches all-in-one DWS system for logistics

Sick launches range of smart inclination sensors

Safe speed monitoring - standards and ways to implement it

Sick double sheet detector saves production jams

Measuring wheel's patented tensioning system ensures long life

Sick RFU650 series delivers easy, stand-alone RFID

SICK Lector 630 image-based code reader ready for any task

All-purpose proximity sensing from SICK in one second flat

SICK Safeguard Detector for packaging machinery

Sick launches next-generation microScan3 safety laser scanner

Can standard sensors be used for machine safety applications?

Sick deTec4 Prime safety light curtain is extra-rugged

SICK makes the safe factory more productive at MACH2016

Smart sensors reduce PLC processing overhead and boost uptime

Versatile sensors detect objects any colour, even at high speed

SICK TriSpector 1000 delivers plug-and-play 3D vision sensing

Pros and cons of alternative code reading technologies

How to use laser scanners correctly for machine safety

Sick extends ultrasonic sensor range with powerful small devices

Developments to Sick's Flexi family improve productivity

SICK safety-certified encoder for safe motion control

36mm absolute encoders set new industrial automation standard

Sick showcases sensors for safer food production

SICK Glare for high-performance glossy material detection

SICK safety camera is a versatile light curtain alternative

Sick DT50-2 PRO sets standards in distance sensing

Sick launches 'industry first' smart sensors

Sick introduces advanced hazardous-area safety light curtains

Reliable data recording and tracking: QC in Industry 4.0

SICK demonstrates intelligent sensor technology in the cloud

Track and Trace - the vertical integration for Industry 4.0

Customisation of goods in packaging process with Smart Sensors

No big data without sensor technology: SICK enables Industry 4.0

Robot protection with laser scanners

Customer demand drives SICK fluid level probe expansion

Sick expands Mini series of registration sensors

Warnings are clear on SICK PAC50 pneumatic sensor

Sick laser scanner brings interactive sculpture to life

Sick deTec2 Core type 2 light curtain is easy to install

Profiler 2 short-range distance sensor with 2 micron resolution

A sensor for the new black? - SICK's miniature W2S

Miniature capacitive sensor for high-speed object detection

ScanningRuler 3D vision system boosts robot picking productivity

"Extra Tim" devoted to SICK Sensing Innovations at PPMA 2014

What are the changes to IEC 61496-1 (EN 61496-1)?

PBSH pressure switch reduces hygiene costs for food processors

Sensor breakthrough bridges the gap for packaging productivity

Sick magnetic position sensors improve accuracy and control

See SICK's new sensor, safety and connectivity products at MACH

SICK Flexi Soft FX3-MOC Drive Monitor for machine safety

How to cascade safety switches and comply with EN ISO 14119

Sick Flexi Loop for series connection of multiple safety devices

INOX and hygienic sensing systems meet strictest standards

Simple vision sensor performs smart camera functions

SICK KTM: high-speed sensing performance in a "˜mini' package

AFS60/AFM60 multi-turn encoders with PROFINET and Ethernet

Have SICK got news for you!

Sick deTec4 Core safety light curtains 'set new standard'

New rapid changeover system launches at TOTAL 2013

SICK launches CLV610 for plug-and-play product identification

Sick launches next-generation ultrasonic fork sensors

Sick GR18S photo sensor fits in tight spaces

New online barcode problem-solver from Sick UK

TR4 Direct safety sensors for high-integrity series connection

Auto-ident devices communicate seamlessly with IDpro platform

Twin-beam sensor detects clear, glossy, flat and contoured parts

What are EN ISO 13855:2010 stopping distances?

Safety laser scanners boost AGV productivity and safety

Temperature sensors added to Sick's instrument offering

New sensors for reliable detection launched by Sick at PPMA

New optical sensor copes with shiny or curved surfaces

Distance positioning sensor achieves new levels of accuracy

Safety light curtains can detect fork lift trucks

Programmable absolute encoders for EtherNet/IP applications

Free 15-minute machinery safety sessions - and win an iPod!

New Sick MOC3SA safety relay monitors speed and standstill

Inspector IP50 vision sensors benefit from extra functions

W8 Inox photoelectric proximity sensors boast fast response

New PGT-10-S handheld programmer for incremental encoders

Incremental Encoder Conversion Kit reduces machine downtime

Miniature laser area scanner suits detection and sorting tasks

IVC-3D Stainless Steel smart camera for 3D inspection

IQ Flat inductive sensors are 4-10mm thick with 1.5-7mm range

S300 Mini laser scanner offers best price-performance point

WFS Fork Sensor detects labels and double sheet feeds

W9-3 photoelectric proximity sensor for exceptional performance

FDA-compliant optical level switch for aqueous liquids

Compact code reader for 1D, stacked and 2D codes

Sick to host free educational technology day

In-line flow measurement device with meter, switch and display

New EHEDG-certified liquid level probe for hygienic environments

Optical linear measurement sensor with improved performance

3D and colour camera performs multiple inspection tasks

Web detection sensor achieves high precision at high speed

Hiperface DSL protocol reduces cabling and adds safety

Jaguar engineers learn about new Machinery Directive

miniTwin 2 safety light curtain is compact and economical

Camera for high-speed 3D scanning and colour imaging

Flexi Soft Designer v1.3 links up to four controllers over 100m

Pin-Point LED sensors offer similar performance to laser devices

Hygienic pressure transmitters in a choice of formats

Guide: Efficient Automation for Food and Beverage Production

Industrial pressure switch incorporates transducer and display

Safety camera sensors for machine guarding - new models

Linear measurement system uses camera and barcode tape

Sick to reveal new sensors at Total Processing and Packaging

2011 seminars on Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC

Compact industrial barcode scanner with integrated Ethernet

Photoelectric sensor with fibre-optic cable and fast response

See laser and RFID sensors at Drives and Controls 2010

Sick AFS/AFM60 absolute encoders in a choice of configurations

Laser displacement sensors achieve precision with speed

Robust absolute linear encoder offers sub-micron resolution

2D vision sensor offers smart camera functions

Versatile laser scanners avoid false signals

Handheld barcode readers suit industrial environments

The new Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC - FAQs

Sick (UK) hosts hands-on safety standards workshops

Free guide to machine vision and hands-on workshops

30mm ultrasonic sensors gain performance improvement

WFL laser fork sensors offer high-speed response

C4000 light curtains do not need muting sensors and lamps

Hands-on workshops explain BS EN 13849 and BS EN 62061

Sick MH15V photoelectric sensors are sealed to IP69K

Sick's free guide to machinery safety - a review

See machinery safety innovations at Health & Safety '10 - North

Image code reader for high-speed Data Matrix decoding

Sick publishes free guide to machinery safety

Low-cost 2D vision sensor offers the power of a camera

DFS60 incremental encoders are programmable and accurate

Free guide to direct part marking and traceability

SICK offers seminars on sensor and drives advances

3D Sentinel Vision system gives real-time measurements

Modular safety controller is configured in software

Gateways link Sick safety products to standard fieldbuses

Safety camera is a low-cost alternative to light curtains

Vision system measures burger buns in three dimensions

Laser distance sensor measures to almost any surface

Incremental encoder mounts on AC induction motors

Pomux linear encoder monitors three gantry cranes

SICK Technology Days are coming to a venue near you

Ultra-compact MiniDisc encoder gives high reliability

Modules interface between Hiperface and SSI or Profibus

MZ2Q magnetic cylinder sensor has two switching points

Ranger E camera achieves faster 3D contour measurement

KH53 linear encoder offers 0.1mm resolution over 548m

Sick publishes 2007 edition of free Safety Systems catalogue

Explaining the benefits of 3D machine vision

OD Max displacement sensor has micron-level accuracy

Sick launches IVC-3D 30 high-precision 3D smart camera

Sick introduces encoder with 30-bit resolution

Sick's new UE44X7 controller is sealed to IP67

Vision system reliably reads codes on milk cartons

Sick's UE 410 Flexi modular safety controller needs no software