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Beckhoff Automation Ltd

The Boathouse
Station Road
United Kingdom

Telephone : +44 (0) 1491 410539
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Article archive for Beckhoff Automation Ltd;

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    Cable-free technology extends transport system capabilities(10/03/2022)

    Beckhoff’s latest XTS features No Cable Technology to integrate more mobile handling and processing functionality.

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    New technology on offer at Drives and Controls 2022(02/03/2022)

    Beckhoff UK will be unveiling its latest drive technology for the first time at this year’s Drives and Controls exhibition at the NEC, Birmingham from 5-7 April 2022.

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    Riding the wave of tidal power(01/11/2021)

    Water is one of our greatest and most abundant resources. Comprising more than 70 percent of the planet’s surface, it plays a vital role in everything from cleaning and sanitation, to processing food and drinking. It is also capable of supporting renewable energy generation, with hydropower and tidal power being underutilised in the UK.

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    Revolutionary transport system arrives in UK(19/10/2021)

    Beckhoff UK is bringing a first-of-its-kind planar motor system, XPlanar, to the UK market to support the development of highly flexible, intelligent transport systems. The XPlanar system features magnetically driven movers with six-degrees of jerk-free movement, which levitate over tiles that can be laid out freely in a multitude of arrangements to best suit application requirements.

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    Beckhoff to bring systems for novel application designs to September exhibition(31/08/2021)

    Beckhoff UK will be exhibiting its range of drive technology, advanced automated systems and open automation software at this year’s PPMA trade show at the NEC, Birmingham from September 28-30 2021.

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    Automation demo helps manufacturers see clearer(27/07/2021)

    One year on from the product’s launch, Beckhoff UK is offering automation engineers and managers a free demo of its TwinCAT Vision software.

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    Beckhoff introduces new Solution Provider programme(27/07/2021)

    Beckhoff Automation has announced the launch of its Solution Provider programme, a scheme that aims to couple end users with trusted, competent partners. The programme will help to deliver best-in-class solutions by combining innovative and creative products and knowledge.

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    Webinars show new drive technology in motion(27/04/2021)

    Beckhoff Automation UK is hosting a week-long series of virtual events to inform mechanical and electrical engineers on the latest drive technologies. The event, taking place May 24-28, 2021, aims to share insights into the practical use of drive technologies, exploring specific topics ranging from control cabinet installation to drive axes commissioning and servicing.

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    Cabinet-free automation for OEMs(19/11/2020)

    Here, Stephen Hayes, Managing Director of Beckhoff UK, explains how the latest technologies can reduce project costs for machine builders and OEMs.

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    Smoke control: Upgrading the rail commuter experience(02/11/2020)

    As half a million Tube passengers travel through central London every day, the capital’s jam-packed train carriages are already at overcapacity. Transport for London (TfL)’s Crossrail project needed to ensure that all standards for smoke ventilation were met.

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    Servo drive system improves productivity during hard times(22/10/2020)

    Beckhoff Automation UK has launched the AMP8000 servo system, the latest product in the company’s automation without cabinets range.

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    Beckhoff launches virtual automation skills workshops(13/10/2020)

    Beckhoff Automation UK has recently launched its new Skills Labs, a series of videos with technical insights about TwinCAT, HMI and Beckhoff’s other products and services. The full series of videos is free and open to everybody interested in automation technology.

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    Taking the cabinets out of control automation(25/09/2020)

    It’s time to take control cabinets out of industrial control and automation applications. This is the view of Beckhoff Automation UK, who has published a new whitepaper laying out the company’s view of the future of automation and exploring the concept of automation without cabinets.

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    Beckhoff to digitally unveil latest automation technologies(08/09/2020)

    Between September 14 and 18, Beckhoff Automation will run Automation Update, a series of five online conferences about the current developments and trends in automation technology. The events will provide insight to the latest solutions to industrial challenges and highlight the newest automation technology from Beckhoff.

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    Improving control of conveying systems(25/08/2020)

    Beckhoff Automation UK has launched a new EtherCAT-based controller for motor-driven roller (MDR) conveyor systems. The controller, the EP7402 EtherCAT box, provides complete control of roller motors, irrespective of the motor brand or conveyor vendor.