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Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Allen-Bradley Guardmaster 440C-CR30 safety relay

The Allen-Bradley Guardmaster 440C-CR30 safety relay helps machine builders easily implement safety functions while improving productivity. The relay meets PLe, SIL 3 per EN ISO 13849-1 and IEC 62061. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Capture-Analyze-Store-Share Criticial Energy Data

With FactoryTalk EnergyMetrix, you can capture, analyze, store and share energy data with key stakeholders using a standard web browser. This makes it simple to distribute the knowledge necessary to optimize energy consumption, manage power quality, correlate energy usage, determine cost to production, negotiate energy rates and improve efficiency. SEE THE VIDEO DEMO (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Distributed Motor Control Improves Productivity

Ideally suited for On-Machine™conveyor, material handling & packaging applications, with this family of controllers, you pay only for what you need without sacrificing performance. The rugged ArmorStart LT Distributed Motor Controllers reduce labor costs and delight end users with excellent diagnostics (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Accurately Monitor Power Anywhere in Your Facility

PowerPad™ Portable PowerMonitor™ units let you monitor power anywhere in your facility with superior functionality and accuracy. Our lightweight portable unit is self-contained and includes the powermonitor, current transformers and cables, manuals, and software (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Allen-Bradley CompactLogix 5380 Controller

The new Allen-Bradley CompactLogix 5380 controller from Rockwell Automation provides more precision, connectivity and up to 20 percent more application capacity than previous CompactLogix versions. The controller is ideal for high-speed packaging applications where fast response times are critical to keep production running smoothly. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Bulletin 42KD Miniature Photoelectric Sensors

The Allen-Bradley Bulletin 42KD miniature photoelectric sensor is high-performing, reliable and easy to install in confined spaces. It is available in polarized retroreflective, and fixed or adjustable background suppression-sensing modes. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 755T Drives

Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 755T drives provide harmonic mitigation, regeneration and common bus system configurations. The drives’ TotalFORCE technology delivers precise, adaptive control of velocity, torque and position for electric motors. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Allen-Bradley Bulletin 140M-D8V Circuit Breaker

The Allen-Bradley® Bulletin 140M-D8V™ motor-protection circuit breakers are suitable for use at the output of VFDs in multimotor installations. They provide individual overload protection in multiple motor applications as required by NEC. The circuit breakers can be used at the output of VFD. Output frequency of VFD must be limited to 400 hertz or less to prevent thermal degrad... (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Allen-Bradley NEMA Combination Starters

The Allen-Bradley Bulletin 507 and Bulletin 513 NEMA combination starters have the highest fault rating in the industry – a 65,000 amp, short-circuit current rating – and are UL listed and CSA certified. The starters are designed to contain explosions, and help protect operator safety and vital components, helping to prevent potential produ... (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 527 AC Drive

The Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 527 AC drive from Rockwell Automation is the first AC drive designed to work exclusively with a Logix-based PAC. The drive leverages the controller capabilities and uses one software package – Rockwell Software Studio 5000 Logix Designer – to help simplify machine development and operation. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Low Voltage AC Drives reduce set up time

PowerFlex drives ease programming & configuration reducing set-up time & training. PowerFlex Component-class AC drives deliver a cost-effective solution for standalone machine level control applications & simple system integration. PowerFlex Architecture-class AC drives provide a broad set of features & application-specific parameters, ideal for high-performance ap... (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - IEC Starters

Our IEC Starters deliver performance, flexibility and simple solutions for your application needs. Our compact designs are ideal for applications where space is a premium while still meeting global certifications. See the reversing and non-reversing starters in robust enclosures (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Machine Building & Automation Systems Made Easier

Ideal for machine builders & OEMs who produce stand alone machines, Connected Components Workbench™ software enables you to configure systems and program multiple devices with one application. As part of the Rockwell Automation Connected Components portfolio, the software saves you time, maximizes your efficiency and lowers your costs. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Powerful Performance Flexible Control

Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 525 AC drives help machine builders/end users simplify equipment design/operation, speed installation and configuration. Modular design, power ranges from 0.5-30 horsepower or 0.4-22 kilowatt at 100-600 volt input. With a variety of motor control options, communications, energy savings & safety features PowerFlex 525 serves a wide array of applications (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Economical Advanced Soft Starter

An economical alternative to drives & more advanced control than across-the-line starters. Designed for customer flexibility, SMC-50 controller combines advanced monitoring & protection features, multiple start/stop options & expandable control inputs/outputs. These features help increase efficiency, reduce downtime & improve control. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Allen-Bradley® GuardLogix® Panel Solution

Protect people, productivity and environment. GuardLogix Panel helps address global safety standards and regulations. The panel uses a standard ControlLogix processor for true integrated control that provides SIL 3 safety capability. This pre-configured hardware solution helps reduce your engineering, labor and installation costs, reducing your procurement and startup time. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Photoelectric sensors - rugged, high performance

When your application requires the durability and performance of a full-featured photoelectric sensor but distances are shorter and space is tight, take a 90° turn to RightSight photoelectric sensors. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Safety Light Curtains

The Allen-Bradley Guardmaster GuardShield safety light curtain is an economical, fully featured, Type 4 safety light curtain in a uniquely styled housing. GuardShield safety light curtains are general purpose presence sensing devices designed for use on hazardous machinery providing point of operation, as well as perimeter and access guarding. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - DeviceLogix Technology for Industrial Applications

The need for highly flexible and adaptable smart devices is growing. Users can implement smart devices for better decision-making with DeviceLogix component technology, gaining higher-performance and lower-cost distributed control. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - New On-Machine Motor Controller

Machine builders can now offer customers a compact distributed motor controller that easily installs on the machine without an enclosure, quickly connecting to enterprise networks. Allen-Bradley ArmorStart LT distributed motor controllers are ideal for coordinating conveyor motor systems used in material handling and packaging applications and other types of w... (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Energy Monitoring Solutions

Know how much power you use, what your major loads are, when you use electric power the most, how much you pay for it, and the quality of the power you use. Energy Monitoring hardware & software to improve equipment productivity and life. SEE VIDEO ON SAVING ENERGY (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Connected Components Building Blocks

CCBB from Rockwell Automation help provide you with the information you need to quickly and easily implement common control tasks in your machine design. CCBB include pre-written blocks of application code for the PLC that can be modified to help meet the precise needs of a given machine, pre-written HMI programs to make setting up the operator interface easier. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Monitor Energy Use & Reduce Costs

This Whiteboard Video describes how to monitor how much power you use, what your major loads are,when your usage is highest, how much you pay for energy, and quality of the power you use. You’ll learn ways to boost equipment productivity/ life, reduce power use/costs, increasing company profits. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Flexible, Modular Electronic Overload Relay

The Allen-Bradley E300 electronic overload relay from Rockwell Automation integrates communications, patented current-measurement technology, and time-saving I/O options for more productive motor monitoring and protection. The native dual-port EtherNet/IP option simplifies network wiring,and the modular design enables users to tailor the relay for their sensing, control and communication... (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Economical AC Drive with Just Enough Control

Inspired by global drive user input, Rockwell Automation engineers designed the new, economical PowerFlex 523 AC drive with flexible features that help users be more competitive. Ideal for builders of simple, stand-alone machines, the PowerFlex 523 AC drive balances user needs for “just enough” control with a design that lowers total costs to design, develop and deliver machi... (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - New Circuit Breakers from Rockwell Automation

Rockwell Automation offers a new global line of circuit breakers and motor protection devices. From miniature circuit breakers to molded case circuit breakers and motor protection circuit breakers, these components are accompanied by a full range of accessories and operating options to satisfy a range of installation needs. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Machine Builders - Save Time & Money

As a machine builder, are you looking to save money on acquisition costs and machine assembly time? The next generation of micro programmable logic controllers (PLCs) from Rockwell Automation is your answer. The Allen-Bradley Micro800 PLC family, together with the Connected Components Workbench software, sets a new global standard for convenience and ease of use. SEE VIDEO (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Simple Solution for all your Sensing Applications

VisiSight™ Sensors offer a small rectangular package with visible light beam for ease of alignment and industry standard mounting holes spacing of 25.4 mm. Each model offers PNP or NPN and light operate or dark operate outputs and Teach Pushbutton for sensitivity selection. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - High Frequency RFID for Industrial Applications

Improve production efficiency, reduce errors and store data Industrial Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) systems are a rugged and reliable way to track and document products as they move through the manufacturing process. Unlike the bar code systems used for similar, less demanding applications, industrial RFID systems are designed to withstand harsh environments. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - IEC Rotary Disconnect Switches

Ideal for applications in Food Processing, Electrical Machinery and Material Handling Operations these disconnect switches combine premier performance, a compact footprint, and improved functionality. The non-fusible styles permit use of your own fuse blocks while the fusible style incorporate integral fuse carriers. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Free Design & Programming Tools

To help small-machine builders reduce design times and costs, Rockwell Automation enhanced its free Connected Components Accelerator Toolkit and Connected Components Workbench software tools. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Economical Compact Distributed Motor Controllers

The ArmorStart family of distributed motor controllers is ideal for conveyor and material handling applications, capturing your need for controlling both light and heavy industrial solutions. See the new models with DeviceNet technology (read more)

News articles and press releases for Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation:

11/09/2017

Single-control solution from Rockwell Automation improves well pad functionality

11/06/2017

Manufacturers have new ways to orchestrate and consume industrial data

11/03/2017

Investment in The Hive, a Silicon Valley innovation fund and co-creation studio, allows access to an ecosystem of innovators and technology startups with a focus on applications of AI to industrial automation.

10/30/2017

Rockwell Automation compute offerings scale from device to enterprise to solve analytical challenges at all levels

10/26/2017

New training and certification program helps prepare students for jobs in advanced manufacturing

10/19/2017

New Rockwell Automation service bundles networking products and remote-monitoring support into one contract

10/06/2017

Automation Fair event to be held Nov. 15 and 16 at George R. Brown Convention Center

10/03/2017

Company showcases new scalable compute offerings in the Microsoft booth at IoT Solutions World Congress in Barcelona

09/28/2017

Additional resources support ecosystem of automation solutions, products and technology

09/26/2017

Company to demonstrate integrated process control technology to help improve operational efficiency

09/18/2017

On-site presentations to showcase how machine builders and their customers can benefit from innovative technology

09/14/2017

New services from Rockwell Automation alert operators of potential security threats

08/21/2017

Medium-voltage drives offer sensorless vector control and new output-voltage ratings

08/14/2017

Automotive components company achieves cost savings by reducing inventory

08/10/2017

VersaView 5000 portfolio provides modern visualization solution for smart manufacturing

07/25/2017

Companies Have Shared Examples of Nearly 200 Actions That They Are Taking

07/24/2017

Great Lakes Brewing Company (GLBC) recently tapped into new manufacturing analytics technology that helps scale production without sacrificing product quality.

06/22/2017

Rockwell Automation introduces light curtains with patented transceiver technology

06/15/2017

Capabilities improve user experience, add warehouse application

06/13/2017
06/12/2017

Offerings empower plant-floor workforce, support teams for quicker troubleshooting

06/08/2017

Online assessment tool can help machine builders optimize and differentiate machine designs

06/05/2017

Presentation to focus on business benefits of using safety and operational data to help improve compliance and performance

06/01/2017

Training on the latest techniques and technologies for a Connected Enterprise

05/31/2017

Global IoT platform will help improve efficiency and profitability for mining and aggregates customers

05/24/2017

Blake Moret shares insights on IoT and Industrial Productivity at Cisco’s 2017 Internet of Things World Forum

05/18/2017

New industrial network switch from Rockwell Automation closes gap between unmanaged and managed switches

05/15/2017

Nominations for annual Manufacturing Safety Excellence Awards due Aug. 18, 2017

05/11/2017

Rockwell Automation introduces the most advanced cable-pull E-stop in the industry

05/08/2017

Winner rates highly in four out of five categories, tops one and wins overall competition

05/04/2017

Leader in industrial automation outlines four key areas for managing industrial risk

05/01/2017

AISTech presentations to focus on modernizing safety systems and machine safety amid evolving workforce

04/27/2017

New option module allows users to leverage one IP address for both safety and control functions, reducing the number of ports required

04/24/2017

Digital technology designed to help oil and gas producers maximize operations performance, reduce downtime and optimize production

04/05/2017

The company confirmed their commitment to supporting programs and policies that will create new, high-paying manufacturing jobs for U.S. workers.

03/30/2017

Additional resources expand ecosystem of automation solutions, products and system integration

03/27/2017

Kinetix VPC servo motor helps improve productivity and efficiency in continuous-duty applications

03/23/2017

Company to showcase technologies and solutions within Microsoft, Cisco, Endress+Hauser and ODVA booths

03/16/2017

Best Future Machine Award winners to be announced May 4

03/13/2017

The Ethisphere Institute has named Rockwell Automation to the distinguished list of companies that influence and drive positive change, and improve ethical leadership and corporate behavior.

03/08/2017

Rockwell Automation CEO Blake Moret commits to accelerate diversity, inclusion and gender equality

03/08/2017

Rockwell Automation CEO Blake Moret commits to accelerate diversity, inclusion and gender equality

02/09/2017

Rockwell Automation releases FactoryTalk View v9.0 software to improve insight into plant processes

02/06/2017

Anomaly-detection software safely monitors for threats at deepest level of industrial network protocols

02/02/2017

Independent moving cart technology can increase productivity and reduce changeover times compared to belt-and-chain motion systems

01/31/2017

Prestigious Catalyst Award highlights culture change embedded throughout the company

01/30/2017

Leader in industrial automation outlines three key steps for building a comprehensive industrial security program

01/11/2017

Goris succeeds Theodore Crandall, who has been appointed senior vice president, Control Products & Solutions (CP&S), replacing Ken Champa, who will retire later in 2017.

01/09/2017

Scalable, end-to-end platform easily integrates into existing production processes, improving data visibility across The Connected Enterprise

12/12/2016

Software and services now offer predictive maintenance

12/08/2016

Bulletin 1719 Ex I/O platform from Rockwell Automation connects intrinsically safe field devices to the enterprise

12/05/2016

Rockwell Automation Earns 100 Percent on Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 14th Annual Scorecard on LGBTQ Workplace Equality

12/05/2016

Pavilion8 tool reduces design and execution time of step tests by up to 30 percent

12/01/2016

Rockwell Automation adds seven new members from around the world.

11/28/2016

Company to showcase methods for achieving higher levels of reliability while reducing operational costs

11/21/2016

App removes friction for industrial companies to boost productivity of workers

11/17/2016

New Rockwell Automation toolkit eases safety compliance process and reduces costs

11/14/2016

Company announces four-year, $12M commitment to FIRST® to address critical need to inspire and train for today’s industrial careers

11/11/2016

Winners of Manufacturing Safety Excellence Awards show business value of safety

11/10/2016

Simplified approach to analytics converting data into decisions

11/09/2016

Rockwell Automation drive solutions offer harmonic mitigation, regeneration and modularity

11/09/2016

Rockwell Automation hosts thousands at 25th Automation Fair event in Atlanta

11/08/2016

Latest features save design time and help enhance security

11/07/2016

Modern batch software from Rockwell Automation now improves batch responsiveness, scalability and productivity, and supports mobile devices

11/03/2016

Collaboration between equipment builders and manufacturers boosts performance

10/28/2016

SWE awards Rockwell Automation Insider Risk Team for diversity and impact on engineering and technology profession

10/27/2016

New offerings help companies optimize production with intelligence

10/24/2016

Industry specialists in global packaging and processing to discuss innovative, scalable automation technology

10/20/2016

Bulletin 140G molded-case circuit breakers react up to three times faster to minimize downtime

10/13/2016

Stratix 5950 appliance extends IT security technology to the plant floor

10/10/2016

New and expanded applications from Rockwell Automation help reduce the cost and time-to-value of a manufacturing execution system (MES).

10/06/2016

New resources expand proven automation solutions, products and system integration

10/03/2016

Leading systems integrator MAVERICK Technologies acquired to expand domain knowledge and help deliver innovative control and information solutions

09/29/2016

New solution offers real-time interface to batch control for mobile-enabled workforce

09/22/2016

Company to demonstrate technology solutions to help improve operational efficiency

09/19/2016

“Connected Mine” technology illustrates mobility and networking solutions to connect people, processes and technology

09/15/2016

Learn how to implement smart manufacturing and build a Connected Enterprise at the annual event hosted by Rockwell Automation.

09/12/2016

Automation Control Products (ACP) is a leading provider in centralized thin client, remote desktop and server management software.

09/12/2016

Connectivity and information sharing can improve business performance and reduce risk

09/01/2016

Powertrain, integrated safety and motion, and remote monitoring from Rockwell Automation will be showcased in Booth E-4357

08/08/2016

Sensor data gathered with ArmorBlock IO-Link master improves decision-making

07/21/2016

Modern batch solution offers enhanced integration with controller for better responsiveness and flexibility in process control applications

06/30/2016

Three new members have joined in the first half of 2016, bringing the total number to 26.

06/23/2016

Rockwell Automation is now accepting nominations for its fourth annual Manufacturing Safety Excellence Awards. The awards celebrate the world’s safest manufacturing companies – those that make safety a core business value.

06/20/2016

Rockwell Automation has revealed the selection committee and prize for the new, global Best Future Machine Award.

06/16/2016

Company guides organizations with five key steps for protecting productivity and safety as workers retire and new technologies redefine roles

06/13/2016

Free, short-circuit current rating tool offers new options for motor-control components

06/09/2016

Automated network scan helps manage growth of a Connected Enterprise

05/26/2016

Manufacturing and production professionals to learn about techniques and technology to maximize their operations

05/12/2016

Increased capacity and new features help future-proof systems for The Connected Enterprise

05/09/2016

Two-day educational events bring automation professionals together to learn about manufacturing solutions through technical sessions and hands-on labs

04/25/2016

Industry leaders join forces to improve and scale security monitoring and management from the enterprise, to the IDMZ, and now down to the cell/area zone

04/21/2016

Featured automation technology designed to help oil and gas producers increase visibility and access to enterprisewide operations

04/19/2016

Rockwell Automation (NYSE:ROK) announced today that its board of directors has elected Blake D. Moret, a 30-year veteran of the Company, as president and chief executive officer, effective July 1, 2016.

04/18/2016

Investment in independent cart technology strengthens offering for packaging, automotive and medical device manufacturers

04/07/2016

Rockwell Automation supplied first fully automated and networked EtherNet/IP-based control system for a new maltings plant in Alrode, South Africa.

04/04/2016

The new award will highlight and reward outstanding machine technology, and celebrate creativity and innovation within packaging industry.

03/28/2016

The agreement with BHP Billiton, the world’s largest diversified mining company, is for the installation of an enterprise historian, a production intelligence platform, at the company’s iron ore operations in Australia.

03/10/2016

The Compact GuardLogix 5370 controller provides integrated safety and motion on a single EtherNet/IP network.

03/07/2016

Ethisphere recognizes companies who align principle with action, work tirelessly to make trust part of their corporate DNA, and in doing so, shape future industry standards by introducing tomorrow’s best practices today.

02/16/2016

The agreement designates the industrial automation and information company as the preferred provider to all the Michelin Group’s factories worldwide.

02/10/2016

This acquisition will complement Rockwell Automation’s iTRAK to create the broadest portfolio of independent cart solutions in this emerging technology area.

01/21/2016

Collaboration brings more training choice and flexibility to IT/OT professionals

12/10/2015

Asset and plant optimization service helps minimize mean time to restore on critical assets by up to 8 percent

11/23/2015

Toolkit offers users technical guidance to improve consistency in batch applications

11/19/2015

New mobile interface provides frictionless access to Logix-based data

11/18/2015

Expanded high-performance portfolio helps reduce system complexity, enhance operational productivity and shorten development time for smart machines

11/18/2015

Rockwell Automation and its PartnerNetwork members showcase benefits of The Connected Enterprise

11/17/2015

Industrial IoT drives need for integrated solutions throughout The Connected Enterprise

11/16/2015

PlantPAx modern DCS integrates new enabling technologies to improve automation productivity and enhance plantwide process control

11/12/2015

Increased capacity and new features help future-proof systems for The Connected Enterprise

11/12/2015

Developments illustrate how The Connected Enterprise will deliver the next wave of manufacturing productivity

11/05/2015

Latest software release helps reduce time-to-market, costs and risk by integrating multiple functions into one environment

11/02/2015

Controller-embedded MPC can help drive improvements in quality, throughput, yield and energy efficiency

10/29/2015

Communication between operator and sensors means more useful information for decision-making

10/28/2015

The company recognized The Clorox Company, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Kimberly-Clark Corporation and Paper Converting Machine Company (PCMC) for their leadership in applying a holistic approach to safety maturity across their organizations.

10/22/2015

New services can optimize IT asset management, reduce downtime and inventory costs

10/19/2015

Eleven new or expanding members offer best-in-class products and expertise

10/12/2015

Innovative drive system offers safety compliance, reduced system complexity, enhanced performance and energy savings

10/01/2015

Designing an industrial demilitarized zone with the right assets helps enable secure data-sharing from plantwide network to enterprise network

09/28/2015

With a 19-inch rack-mount design, the Stratix 5410 switch gives end users a centralized point of network distribution and increased port density.

09/21/2015

Smart machines that thrive in connected manufacturing environments are highlighted at the Center for Trends and Technology booth.

09/14/2015

“Deploying Identity Services within a Converged Plantwide Ethernet Architecture,” introduces an approach to security policy enforcement that tightly controls access by anyone inside the plant, whether trying to connect via wired or wireless devices.

09/10/2015

Machine builders that traditionally have used separate servo drives to meet high axis-count and power requirements for large custom machines can now consolidate to a single platform with the new Allen-Bradley Kinetix 5700 servo drive.

08/31/2015

"Deploying Network Address Translation within a Converged Plantwide Ethernet Architecture” provides guidance and validated architecture designs to help engineers deploy NAT for one machine or skid, or for an entire cell or area zone in a plant.

08/31/2015

Attendees in Chicago will learn how to accelerate industrial performance via the Connected Enterprise at annual event hosted by Rockwell Automation

08/20/2015

Single terminal can reduce need for multiple HMIs or replace PC-based HMI for centralized information-monitoring

08/05/2015

Citing its ability to develop innovative solutions and provide extensive support to commission new factory lines, Nestlé USA awarded Rockwell Automation this award for technical procurement – maintenance, repair and operations (MRO).

07/30/2015

The new system is ideally suited for industry applications with more restrictive physical space requirements, such as subsea control platforms. It is one of the first process safety systems designed for use in these highly demanding applications.

06/17/2015

New validated designs offer ways for OT and IT to deploy a converged plantwide Ethernet

06/15/2015

The awards celebrate the world’s safest manufacturing companies – those that make workplace safety a core business value by building a comprehensive program based on three key pillars.

06/08/2015

The mobile terminal gives plant and industrial personnel the freedom to take a machine’s human-machine interface (HMI) with them to make real-time adjustments to out-of-view applications.

05/28/2015

New training and certification build skills needed to design, manage and operate unified industrial networks

05/21/2015

Software now delivers a more user-friendly configuration environment, step-by-step prompts, warning diagnostics and flexible work flows to simplify building, maintaining and adjusting highly complex process models.

05/11/2015

Machine builders are constantly looking for ways to improve their machines while reducing costs and complexity. The new Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 527 AC drive from Rockwell Automation can help them achieve those important goals.

05/04/2015

Pre-engineered, prepackaged safety instrumented system is designed for applications up to 100 I/O points.

04/27/2015

This release from Rockwell Automation allows operators using Allen-Bradley ControlLogix and CompactLogix controllers to easily collect data from controllers and devices connected via the Ethernet network.

04/16/2015

Rockwell Automation has introduced its new holistic serialization solution to help manufacturers comply with counterfeit medication regulations. The offering can strengthen supply chains and produce a number of business benefits beyond compliance.

04/13/2015

Medical device manufacturers that combine discrete and batch processes can now use Rockwell Software PharmaSuite MES software as their sole track-and-trace platform, achieving tracking capabilities down to the smallest saleable unit.

04/09/2015

Rockwell Automation has expanded its Allen-Bradley Stratix family of industrial switches with the Allen-Bradley Stratix 5400 switch, an all-gigabit option that helps manufacturers achieve higher network speeds for increasingly high bandwidth applications.

03/23/2015

Rockwell Automation has introduced a HART-enabled Allen-Bradley FLEX I/O-XT module, an industrially hardened I/O platform that helps OEMs and end users reduce wiring, installation time and enclosure costs.

03/19/2015

System integrators can now develop re-usable plug-ins to connect the software to unlimited third-party devices. For manufacturers, this connectivity expands monitoring, backup and recovery capabilities for their critical automation-related assets.

03/09/2015

Rockwell Automation has been named as one of the “World’s Most Ethical Companies” for the seventh time by the Ethisphere Institute, a recognition that honors companies continuously improving ethical leadership and corporate behavior.

03/09/2015

Rockwell Automation reduces boot-up time and increases installation flexibility with the new space-saving Allen-Bradley PanelView 800 family of graphic terminals.

02/19/2015

Nine companies have been named OEM Partners in the Rockwell Automation PartnerNetwork program, in recognition of their innovative solutions and industry expertise.

01/29/2015

Through Encompass Product Partners, manufacturers can locate complementary products that best solve application challenges. These products are critical components or connectivity solutions that extend and enhance Rockwell Automation installations.

12/18/2014

The Allen Bradley PanelView Plus 7 Standard graphic terminal gives machine builders new options in the size, functionality and connectivity of their graphic terminals.

12/08/2014

Ripon Cogeneration achieved unprecedented plant performance by replacing its obsolete distributed control system (DCS) with the PlantPAx process automation system from Rockwell Automation.

12/01/2014

Rockwell Automation has rebuilt Motion Analyzer software as a Web tool. The tool offers new user-friendly features and a vastly expanded product catalog to help engineers more easily specify, design and validate complete motion control systems.

11/24/2014

The Machinery Safety System Integrator program from Rockwell Automation recognizes integrators with demonstrated expertise.

11/20/2014

Rockwell Automation and Cisco announced the release of a white paper and design and implementation guide titled, “Deploying 802.11 Wireless LAN Technology within a Converged Plantwide Ethernet Architecture.”

11/19/2014

More than 9,000 attendees from around the globe attended day one of the annual event, hosted by Rockwell Automation and the members of its PartnerNetwork program.

11/19/2014

Manufacturers can now use any digital device to easily access optimized performance metrics and data analytics from plant floors and machines, thanks to new capabilities embedded in the FactoryTalk VantagePoint EMI v6.0 software from Rockwell Automation.

11/18/2014

With the Rockwell Software Studio 5000 Logix Designer v24 software from Rockwell Automation, engineers have new design capabilities that can dramatically increase automation productivity, improve start-up time and reduce costs.

11/17/2014

Rockwell Automation has added new virtualization, batch management and integrated motor control capabilities to its PlantPAx process automation system.

11/17/2014

Rockwell Automation and AT&T are collaborating to improve remote asset utilization and connected machine management.

11/10/2014

The latest release of FactoryTalk Batch software from Rockwell Automation eases the process of modifying and creating new recipes by managing the approval process for changes and automatically tracking the genealogy of recipes.

11/06/2014

The Allen-Bradley Kinetix 5500 servo drive with integrated safety allows machine builders to take advantage of a single EtherNet/IP network and common design environment with Rockwell Software Studio 5000 Logix Designer software.

11/03/2014

The new Allen-Bradley Bulletin 1494U visible-blade disconnect switch provides capabilities for applications with 30, 60 and 100 amps. Rockwell Automation will be rounding out the Bulletin 1494U line in the next year, with ratings up to 600 amps.

10/30/2014

A new safe torque off option within the Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 7000 medium-voltage drive from Rockwell Automation helps industrial manufacturers and equipment builders simplify their functional safety design.

10/27/2014

Rockwell Automation announced it has purchased the assets of ESC Services, Inc., a global hazardous energy control provider of lockout-tagout services and solutions.

10/27/2014

Winners of the Manufacturing Safety Excellence Awards demonstrate value of safety programs beyond compliance.

10/20/2014

Manufacturers can monitor and protect machinery at a lower total cost of ownership with the Allen-Bradley Dynamix 1444 Series monitors from Rockwell Automation.

10/16/2014

The annual automation industry event is expected to bring together thousands of manufacturers, industrial operators, analysts and global media to the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California, from Nov. 17 to 20.

10/13/2014

Keith D. Nosbusch (Chairman and CEO), will address how industry is at a major inflection point, driven by the convergence of information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT), and enhanced by the industrial “Internet of Things.”

09/08/2014

The two companies have expanded their initial collaboration, started four years ago, in the CNC and Logix programmable automation controller (Logix PAC) environments with further integration of robotics, ROBOMACHINEs and enterprise software products.

08/18/2014

Rockwell Automation launched the Allen-Bradley ArmorStratix 5700, its first on-machine switch. The managed industrial Ethernet switch can be mounted directly on a machine, reducing the size and cost of a control cabinet.

06/19/2014

Engineers designing machinery safety systems can now more easily collaborate across multiple languages using the Safety Automation Builder software tool from Rockwell Automation.

06/09/2014

To make accessing critical production data easier within the manufacturing enterprise, Rockwell Automation is launching the Allen-Bradley Stratix 5100 wireless access point (WAP) featuring a work group bridge.

05/19/2014

The Rockwell Automation PartnerNetwork program has expanded, adding 11 new partner companies who have demonstrated a commitment to helping customers maximize their automation investment.

04/03/2014

Machine builders can now easily implement required safety functions while improving productivity with the Allen-Bradley Guardmaster 440C-CR30 safety relay from Rockwell Automation.

02/10/2014

Industrial automation customers worldwide can now reap the business efficiencies of standardizing on the new global line of molded-case circuit breakers, and control-circuit and load-protection devices from Rockwell Automation.

02/03/2014

The extended Allen-Bradley Micro800 PLC family now offers more features and options to allow machine builders the scalability required for more cost-effective machine control.

01/23/2014

The Allen-Bradley Armor GuardLogix programmable automation controller offers multidisciplined control and can now be installed directly on a machine.

11/21/2013

The Allen-Bradley Stratix 5900 services router is the first in the Rockwell Automation product portfolio to deliver VPN and firewall capabilities simultaneously.

11/07/2013

The Allen-Bradley Stratix family of industrial switches and routers now includes a services router, Network Address Translation, Power over Ethernet and expanded fiber capabilities.

10/24/2013

The flexible, modular Allen-Bradley E300 electronic overload relay offers eased installation and maintenance, and more productive motor monitoring and protection.