Industrial Automation http://electricalmarketing.com/taxonomy/term/7347/more en ABB Goes Deep on Factory Automation with Deal to Acquire Austria’s B&R http://electricalmarketing.com/global/abb-goes-deep-factory-automation-deal-acquire-austria-s-br <div class="node-body article-body">With the acquisition, ABB will expand its industrial automation offering by integrating B&R’s products in PLC, industrial PCs and servo motion as well as its software and solution suite. This will allow ABB to offer its customers a comprehensive, open-architecture automation portfolio.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/global/abb-goes-deep-factory-automation-deal-acquire-austria-s-br" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/global/abb-goes-deep-factory-automation-deal-acquire-austria-s-br#comments Global Industrial Automation Mergers & Acquisitions Premium Fri, 14 Apr 2017 21:09:00 +0000 33601 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>ABB promo image announcing the acquisition of Austrian automation specialist B&amp;R.</p> NAED launches EPEC Automation http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/naed-launches-epec-automation <div class="node-body blog-body">The series of online modules and workbooks provide a hands-on experience. </div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/naed-launches-epec-automation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/naed-launches-epec-automation#comments Associations Industrial Industrial Automation Distributors Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 05 Jan 2017 15:50:00 +0000 32251 at http://electricalmarketing.com Energy Department to fund advanced manufacturing research http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/energy-department-fund-advanced-manufacturing-research <div class="node-body blog-body">This new funding opportunity and its resulting projects will allow EERE to perform early-stage research and development of new technologies not currently covered in AMO’s technology portfolio and will encourage contributions from new partners.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/energy-department-fund-advanced-manufacturing-research" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/energy-department-fund-advanced-manufacturing-research#comments Industrial Industrial Automation Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 05 Jan 2017 15:47:00 +0000 32241 at http://electricalmarketing.com Rockwell Buys Automation Control Products http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/rockwell-buys-automation-control-products <div class="node-body article-body">ACP is a provider of centralized thin client, remote desktop and server management software. The move expands Rockwell’s capabilities in connecting the data of the plant floor with wider enterprise systems.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/rockwell-buys-automation-control-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/rockwell-buys-automation-control-products#comments Industrial Automation Mergers & Acquisitions News Premium Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:36:00 +0000 30621 at http://electricalmarketing.com Kaman rebrands distribution business http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/kaman-rebrands-distribution-business <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Kaman Corp.&rsquo;s Distribution segment, Bloomfield, Conn., has launched a new brand, Kaman Automation, Control &amp; Energy or Kaman AC&amp;E, to serve original equipment manufacturers, industrial production plants and infrastructure facilities throughout the world. Kaman AC&amp;E was created through the collaboration of existing resources from within Kaman Industrial Technologies Corp., including its longstanding bearing &amp; power transmission business, Minarik Corp. which operates its motion &amp; control business, and KIT Zeller Inc.</p></div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/kaman-rebrands-distribution-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/kaman-rebrands-distribution-business#comments Industrial Industrial Automation Distributors Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 21 May 2015 20:36:00 +0000 23911 at http://electricalmarketing.com Graybar Buys Georgia-Based Distributor Advantage Industrial Automation http://electricalmarketing.com/news/graybar-buys-georgia-based-distributor-advantage-industrial-automation <div class="node-body article-body">Advantage provides control and automation solutions to industrial users, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and system integrators with a strong emphasis on intelligent manufacturing and plant-floor data. </div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/news/graybar-buys-georgia-based-distributor-advantage-industrial-automation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/news/graybar-buys-georgia-based-distributor-advantage-industrial-automation#comments Industrial Industrial Automation Distributors Georgia News Premium Fri, 10 Apr 2015 16:44:00 +0000 23401 at http://electricalmarketing.com Screen capture from Advantage Industrial Automation home page Kaman Industrial Technologies Acquires New Jersey Schneider Distributor G.C. Fabrication http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/kaman-industrial-technologies-acquires-new-jersey-schneider-distributor-gc-fabr <div class="node-body article-body">Kaman Industrial Technologies, Bloomfield, Conn., agreed to acquire the operating assets of G.C. Fabrication, Northvale, N.J., a move that will expand Kaman’s Automation, Control & Energy platform into the New York metro market.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/kaman-industrial-technologies-acquires-new-jersey-schneider-distributor-gc-fabr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/kaman-industrial-technologies-acquires-new-jersey-schneider-distributor-gc-fabr#comments New Jersey New York Industrial Automation Mergers & Acquisitions News Premium Fri, 23 Jan 2015 20:52:00 +0000 22401 at http://electricalmarketing.com Keystone/Hulton Archive Rockwell Automation Beats 4Q Profit Forecasts http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/rockwell-automation-beats-4q-profit-forecasts <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Industrial automation manufacturer Rockwell Automation, Milwaukee, reported an increase in quarterly profit of almost 16% for the company&#39;s fiscal fourth quarter (4Q) ended Sept. 30.</p> <p>On the strength of increased sales in motion control and industrial safety products, the company overall reported net income of $248.7 million for the quarter, up from $215.3 million in the same quarter last year. Revenue rose 4% to $1.78 billion.</p></div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/rockwell-automation-beats-4q-profit-forecasts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/rockwell-automation-beats-4q-profit-forecasts#comments Industrial Industrial Automation Manufacturers economy Rockwell Automation Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Wed, 12 Nov 2014 19:18:00 +0000 21621 at http://electricalmarketing.com Schneider Goes Deeper in Software http://electricalmarketing.com/global/schneider-goes-deeper-software <div class="node-body article-body">Schneider Electric has an agreement to acquire InStep Software, a provider of performance management and predictive analytics software, adding to the Paris-based electrical manufacturer’s growing play in industrial software.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/global/schneider-goes-deeper-software" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/global/schneider-goes-deeper-software#comments Global Energy Industrial Automation Manufacturers Premium Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:42:00 +0000 21291 at http://electricalmarketing.com GE May See $1 Billion in Sales From Industrial Internet http://electricalmarketing.com/industrial-automation/ge-may-see-1-billion-sales-industrial-internet <div class="node-body article-body">GE's Take on the Internet of Things</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/industrial-automation/ge-may-see-1-billion-sales-industrial-internet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/industrial-automation/ge-may-see-1-billion-sales-industrial-internet#comments Industrial Automation Thu, 09 Oct 2014 14:37:00 +0000 21241 at http://electricalmarketing.com