• Beckhoff USA: Managing Director Kevin Barker

    Beckhoff USA: Taking the next step with focus, efficiency and effectiveness

    President of Beckhoff USA, Kevin Barker, looks back on an exceptionally successful company development during the celebration of the subsidiary’s 20th anniversary.
  • ProMach, USA: PC-based control quadruples weight measurement capabilities

    ProMach, USA: PC-based control quadruples weight measurement capabilities

    ProMach Filling Systems has extended its tried-and-tested range of filling and capping systems with a particularly space-saving machine generation that offers great model variety and added functionality. With PC-based control and EtherCAT, the XACT-FIL™ weight filler meets the high requirements that apply to primary packaging of food and other liquid products.
  • PC-based control reduces machine costs and system complexity in folio sheeter

    BW Papersystems, USA: PC-based control reduces machine costs and system complexity in folio sheeter

    BW Papersystems relied on PC-based control for the development of the eCon folio-size sheeter. This has greatly reduced costs compared to the legacy system and increased simplicity – from commissioning to operation.
  • RO-BER, Germany: Transporting large load carriers with high reliability and precision

    RO-BER, Germany: Transporting large load carriers with high reliability and precision

    PC-based Control bildet bei den Automatisierungslösungen für die Intralogistik als fein skalierbare Steuerungs- und Antriebstechnik die optimale Grundlage für exakt auf die jeweiligen Applikationsanforderungen abgestimmte Lösungen. Zudem profitiert der Systemlieferant von der durchgängigen Integration von PLC, CNC und Safety.
  • Plasmatreat, Germany: Reliable plasma sealing protects hybrid composites in the injection molding process

    Plasmatreat, Germany: Reliable plasma sealing protects hybrid composites in the injection molding process

    Plasmatreat has developed a series of process cells which support various types of automation such as robotics and almost all plasma processes. PC-based control technology from Beckhoff makes this high degree of flexibility possible. As a highly scalable control and drive platform, PC-based control forms the ideal basis for solutions that can be tailored to individual application requirements. In addition, the system supplier benefits from the universal integration of PLC, CNC and safety functionality.
  • Beck Automation, Switzerland: IPC- and servo-based control enhances performance and flexibility of in-mold labeling system

    Beck Automation, Switzerland: IPC- and servo-based control enhances performance and flexibility of in-mold labeling system

    In-mold labeling is the ideal solution for high-quality, durable machines with maximum availability that can produce a wide range of packaging designs with great flexibility and minimal cycle times. To implement such systems efficiently, Beck Automation has selected PC-based control and drive technology from Beckhoff as its standard automation technology.
  • IMA and Colossus, Belgium:

    IMA und Colossus, Belgium: "Colossal" 3D printer benefits from high-performance data processing

    The trailblazing control system for one of the largest transportable plastic 3D printers worldwide comes from Beckhoff. It not only controls the traversing axes in the machine, but also the temperature of the extruder in the print head.
  • Power-Tech, Poland: Maximized precision and speed in laser cutting

    Power-Tech, Poland: Maximized precision and speed in laser cutting

    The fiber laser delivers highly precise cuts combined with very narrow kerfs and operates with outstanding contouring speed. In order to deliver these features, Power-Tech employs fiber lasers in its Eagle laser cutting machines and relies on powerful automation technology from Beckhoff for machine control.
  • Goldwind, China: TwinCAT Wind and oversampling technology enable highly efficient condition monitoring

    Goldwind, China: TwinCAT Wind and oversampling technology enable highly efficient condition monitoring

    High availability is a top priority for today’s wind turbines, especially if they have a high output in the MW range. Chinese turbine manufacturer Goldwind has therefore developed an online condition monitoring system with all functions based on PC Control technology and EtherCAT from Beckhoff.