Beckhoff Automation is a German company based in Verl. It has been present on the market since the 1950s and currently has branches in over 75 countries worldwide. The company implements open automation systems based on the PC control technology and provides automation control system solutions applied in a wide range of areas.
The Beckhoff Automation range includes industrial computers, I/O and fieldbus components, drive technology and automation software. All products share common features such as modular construction, scalability and application versatility. Modern machine concepts focused on Industry 4.0 and the Internet of Things (IoT) offer a number of benefits in terms of process efficiency, cost reduction and the high quality of end products.
The philosophy that Beckhoff promotes is “New automation technology”. It is associated with the versatility and openness of control and automation solutions that are used worldwide in many different applications, from CNC controlled machine tools to smart building automation.