Field Xpert SMT70- now available at Vector Controls

Universal, high-performance tablet PC for device configuration

The Endress/Hauser Field Xpert SMT70 tablet PC for device configuration enables mobile plant asset management in hazardous and non-hazardous areas. It is suitable for commissioning and maintenance staff to manage field instruments with a digital communication interface and to record progress.

This tablet PC is designed as a complete solution that comes with pre-installed driver libraries and is an easy-to-use, touch-enabled tool which can be used to manage field instruments during their entire life cycle.


  • High-performance, robust tablet with large 11.6″ display and a battery runtime of up to 14 hours.
  • Touch-enabled device configuration software in 20 languages. Includes NAMUR NE 107 instrument diagnosis.
  • Pre-installed device driver libraries for all of the important industrial protocols.
  • Fast connection to devices with a single click thanks to automatic hardware detection.
  • Integrated Heartbeat Verification incl. PDF documentation.
  • Online application software update service offers new functionality and maximum security.
  • Access to HART devices in PROFINET systems (ET 200SP) with Fieldgate PAM SFG600.

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Contact Vector Controls about demo options and availability.

Vector Controls & Automation Group announce Av-Tek partnership

Vector Controls & Automation Group and Av-Tek announced today our alliance, which includes the sale and support of all the Av-Tek products in the following states: Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri, southern Illinois, and northwest Arkansas. This alliance will give Vector Controls more flexibility in terms of how it pursues the water and wastewater industry. Product such as the DEX Double Eccentric Butterfly Valve and the VRX Plunger Valve are built with high quality components built to last 50+ years with virtually no maintenance and have various engineered options when developing specifications with clients.

“We firmly believe that our dedicated Water/Wastewater team is growing and still in its infancy – and this partnership marks the next chapter of extending our solutions profile,” said Sales Manager Bruce Philpy. “I want to thank Greg Bilbao and his team for working closely with us on the creation of this partnership. The Water and Wastewater industry is and will continue to be, an incredibly important part of Vector’s future.”


About Vector Controls & Automation Group

Based in La Porte, Texas Vector Controls and Automation Group is committed to helping our customers solve the most complex measurement, control, automation, and analytical problems. Experienced application specialists in our Instrumentation and Automation, With Regional Support Centers and professionals located throughout Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma,  Kansas, Missouri, southern Illinois, and northwest Arkansas, Vector Controls strives to achieve and provide the highest level of customer service along with the industry’s top technical professionals to help find solutions for your applications.


About Av-Tek Water Management

Based in Salt Lake City Utah, Av-Tek valves are manufactured with the highest quality and materials to provide years of service.  Av-Tek designs their valves with quality, longevity and ease of maintenance in mind.  Each component is designed to ensure the highest performance possible.  Av-Tek prides themselves with creating engineered solutions to your valve problems.

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November 20th Flare Monitoring Training presented by Vector University

Interested in learning more about Williamson Flare Monitors and their applications? Vector University now offers a 1 day “hands on” course on Non-Contact flare monitoring specific to the needs of maintenance and engineering personnel. Some topic that will be reviewed in the class include:

Pilot Monitors (PM) value-benefit/regulatory requirements/ease of use
Flare Monitors (FM) environmental concerns/reduce cost/increase productivity
Flame Intensity Monitors (FI) specific field use/target markets

Our class is taught in a working PTU with our factory trained personnel Sr. Applications Specialist Chris Fournet.

Register early class sizes are limited.

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Basic Instrumentation Vector University November 12-16

Vector University recently added a Basic Instrumentation course November 12-16th in our La Porte facility. You can check out the course details on our site or view our most recent video on YouTube. Register now at