Posts tagged as Beckhoff Automation

Beckhoff expands its head office and opens new branch

  Beckhoff Automation has expanded its South African head office in Randburg, doubling its size by expanding its service facility which is level 1 accredited, and adding a training centre and a product demonstration space.  The company, which is privately owned by the Beckhoff family in Germany, first sold its automation and control products in […]

Company-developed EtherCAT now an international standard

  When Beckhoff introduced the concept of EtherCAT at the 2003 Hannover Fair, the system was hailed a major technological development in the automation and control industry. Even before the official market introduction, Beckhoff realised its potential and decided to make EtherCAT an open technology that would be available to every interested organisation. In November […]