• XTS connects processing modules to form an Industrie 4.0-ready machine

    Credimex AG, Switzerland: XTS connects processing modules to form an Industrie 4.0-ready machine

    Industrie 4.0 concepts require highly flexible and consistently modularised production machines. A good example is the CresaLine small parts assembly system from Credimex.
  • PC-based control automates innovative flow pack machine

    Bauer Steuerungstechnik, Germany: PC-based control automates innovative flow pack machine

    Bauer uses PC-based control from Beckhoff in its B500SH compact form, fill and seal system for realising precise, highly flexible and fast packaging processes with 500 cycles per minute.
  • CX9020 Embedded PC controls pitch system

    Dongfang Electric Corporation, China: CX9020 Embedded PC controls pitch system

    By using PC-based control technology in its pitch systems, Dongfang Electric Corporation ensures that its wind turbines remain reliable and safe, even in gusty or intermittent wind conditions.
  • CX2020 Embedded PC ensures high availability of wind turbines

    Zensor, Belgium: CX2020 Embedded PC ensures high availability of wind turbines

    At the Luchterduinen windfarm, sensors monitor a wide range of parameters relating to the structure and environment of the wind turbines. A CX2020 Embedded PC from Beckhoff collects and pre-processes the measure data and sends them to the cloud.
  • Telescope controlled by PC Control surveys the skies

    CEFCA foundation, Spain: Telescope controlled by PC Control surveys the skies

    The PC platform handles all aspects of control, monitoring and management of all the systems and subsystems installed in the observatory. Communication takes place via EtherCAT.
  • Intelligent energy monitoring with the Microsoft Azure™ IoT suite and TwinCAT IoT

    Grundfos, Denmark: Intelligent energy monitoring with the Microsoft Azure™ IoT suite and TwinCAT IoT

    In a project demonstrating advanced energy monitoring and smart metering, Grundfos, Microsoft and Beckhoff have collaborated to equip the “Grundfos Kollegiet” student accommodation block in the Danish city of Århus with intelligent PLC systems.
  • Hybrid manufacturing process ensures maximum productivity in metalworking applications

    Hybrid Manufacturing Technologies, Great Britain: Hybrid manufacturing process ensures maximum productivity in metalworking applications

    The tool solution developed by Hybrid Manufacturing Technologies combines conventional CNC technology and additive production methods. Optimum machine communication is guaranteed by using the PC-based control platform with EtherCAT as fast fieldbus system.
  • Building automation system optimizes energy consumption while ensuring comfort and security

    Maison Mosaïque, France: Building automation system optimizes energy consumption while ensuring comfort and security

    Maison Mosaïque is exemplary in terms of its integrative care concept and intelligent building automation: Based on Beckhoff control components the French system integrator A2I has realised a solution in which all building systems are connected, configurable and remotely controllable.