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Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Rockwell Automation Offers Compact MV Drive

The Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 6000 Medium Voltage Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) is now available in a smaller footprint to help save valuable floor space in industrial plants. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Insulated Bus Helps Enhance Personnel Safety

New Insulated Bus Option for Allen-Bradley Motor Control Centers Helps Enhance Personnel Safety (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Rockwell Automation Releases AI Module

New AI module provides predictive analytics without a data scientist, eases decision-making. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - CompactLogix 5480 Controller Helps Your Production

Allen-Bradley CompactLogix 5480 controller combines Logix control and Windows-based computing in one platform (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - TotalFORCE Capabilities Expand for 755T Drives

Allen-Bradley 755T drives now available for 10 to 6,000 horsepower applications. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Allen-Bradley Photoelectric Sensor for Heavy Duty

High-performance sensor offers long-distance detection and increased environmental tolerance for industries such as food and beverage, material handling and packaging. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - New HMI Helps Increase Efficiency in Applications

PanelView 5510 graphic terminals provide enhanced software integration, greater connectivity and larger screen options. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Thin Clients Increase Flexibility

VersaView 5200 thin client portfolio from Rockwell Automation helps simplify management of devices and users (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - FLEX 5000 I/O Modules Bring Greater Flexibility

The next-generation FLEX I/O platform supports real-time, intelligent process control

The new Allen-Bradley FLEX 5000 I/O platform from Rockwell Automation can create smarter, more productive and more flexible industrial control systems. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Motion Analyzer: Faster Motion Control Design Time

Updated software gives machine builders simpler workflows and improved design efficiency (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Push-In Terminal Blocks Improve Connections

New connected technology reduces maintenance and increases reliability (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Scalable HMIs Help Increase Productivity

PanelView 5310 graphic terminals provide right-sized HMI solution for machine and equipment builders. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Soft Starter With Internal Bypass

Rockwell Automation expands family of smart motor controllers. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - New Micro PLC Can Reduce Complexity in Machines

Allen-Bradley Micro870 PLC, new flagship of Micro800 family, can be used in place of multiple micro PLCs. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Large Contactors Simplify Motor Control

New IEC and NEMA contactors improve flexibility for machine builders and operators. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Safer, Smarter Operations: GuardLink Safety System

Connected technology reduces maintenance and increases reliability (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - Controllers Can Simplify Machines, Improve Safety

Rockwell Automation controllers scale to specific machine safety requirements and support faster reaction times. (read more)

Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation - PowerFlex 6000 Drive w/ Sensorless Vector Control

Rockwell Automation medium voltage drives now provide constant torque capabilities for 0-680-amp applications, from 2.3-11 kV

MILWAUKEE — Heavy-industry operators can now use the Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 6000 medium voltage drives to meet a broader range of application requirements and lower their total system costs. Rockwell Automation has enhanced the drives to offer... (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 Stratix 2500 Lightly Managed Switch 

The Allen-Bradley Stratix 2500 lightly managed switch from Rockwell Automation provides the security, resiliency, segmentation and bandwidth-optimization benefits of a managed switch without the need for extensive configuration. (read more)

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

07/18/2019

The first NSF-certified HMI terminal and new hygienic servo motors can minimize contamination risks

07/16/2019

Lonza to use PharmaSuite MES software, along with FactoryTalk InnovationSuite to accelerate paperless, 24/7 production of cutting-edge capsules

07/11/2019

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) is scheduled to report its fiscal 2019 third quarter results on Thursday, July 25, before the market opens. The release will be posted on the Rockwell Automation website at www.rockwellautomation.com.

07/08/2019

Seven new Allen-Bradley safety I/O modules help create smarter, higher-performing machines

06/27/2019

Cybersecurity services powered by Claroty protect supply chains from unknown threats and provide operational benefits

06/18/2019

Industrial automation and information leader increases differentiation for electric vehicle manufacturers, helping automakers start and improve their EV production

06/13/2019

Co-developed with leading cement companies, new functions added to PlantPAx DCS to help increase productivity and reduce risk in cement production

06/13/2019

Challenge aims to build on the creative passion and excite the next generation about technology and manufacturing

06/13/2019

Rockwell Automation (NYSE: ROK) Chairman and CEO Blake Moret will present at the Electrical Products Group Conference in Florida, on Monday, May 20, 2019.

06/11/2019

Unique Combination of IT and OT Software to Accelerate Customers’ Digital Transformation Initiatives; Joint Solution Featured at LiveWorx

06/06/2019

Rockwell Automation (NYSE: ROK) today announced that Pam Murphy was elected to its board of directors effective June 6, 2019.

06/05/2019

The Board of Directors of Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today declared a quarterly dividend of 97 cents per share on its common stock, payable Sept. 10, 2019 to shareowners of record at the close of business on Aug. 12, 2019.

05/13/2019

A vast network gives companies access to additional resources to better create innovative automation solutions

05/09/2019

Latest ThinManager software gives operators customizable, mobile access to production information without PCs

05/09/2019

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) Chairman and CEO Blake Moret will present at the Goldman Sachs Industrials and Materials Conference on Thursday, May 16, in New York.

04/29/2019

New AI module provides predictive analytics without a data scientist, eases decision-making

04/25/2019

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today reported fiscal 2019 second quarter sales of $1,657.2 million, up 0.4 percent from $1,651.2 million in the second quarter of fiscal 2018.

04/10/2019

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) is scheduled to report its fiscal 2019 second quarter results on Thursday, April 25, before the market opens.

04/03/2019

The Board of Directors of Rockwell Automation (NYSE: ROK) today declared a quarterly dividend of 97 cents per share on its outstanding common stock, payable June 10, 2019 to shareowners of record at the close of business on May 13, 2019.

04/01/2019

Enhanced products – showcased at Hannover Messe 2019 – provide built-in security to help protect system integrity

03/28/2019

GE Healthcare and Rockwell Automation are combining their automation, IT and single-use solution expertise to build bioprocessing operations for the digital age.

03/28/2019

Rockwell Automation Earns 100 percent on Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 17 th Annual Scorecard on LGBTQ Workplace Equality.

03/12/2019

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Patrick Goris will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Industrials Conference on Tuesday, March 19, in London.

03/07/2019

Presentations highlight importance of the right technology roadmap for grappling with changing marketplace

02/28/2019

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today announced that on February 27, 2019 the company priced notes in an aggregate principal amount of $1 billion, through an underwritten, registered public offering.

02/28/2019

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) Chairman and CEO, Blake Moret, will present at the J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation and Industrials Conference on Thursday, March 7, 2019 in New York.

02/27/2019

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today announced that the company is offering two series of its notes, subject to market and other conditions.

02/26/2019

The Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, named Rockwell Automation as a 2019 World’s Most Ethical Company®

02/21/2019

Competition promotes mining innovations that improve mine safety, sustainability and productivity

02/19/2019

New joint venture entity will combine Rockwell Automation’s integrated control and information solutions with Schlumberger’s oil and gas expertise to help customers maximize the value of their investments.

02/13/2019

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) Chairman and CEO Blake Moret will present at the Citigroup Global Industrials Conference on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 and the Barclays Industrial Select Conference on Thursday, February 21, 2019.

02/06/2019

The Board of Directors of Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today declared a quarterly dividend of 97 cents per share on its outstanding common stock, payable March 11, 2019 to shareowners of record at the close of business on February 19, 2019.

02/04/2019

Allen-Bradley CompactLogix 5480 controller combines Logix control and Windows-based computing in one platform

01/29/2019

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today reported fiscal 2019 first quarter sales of $1,642.3 million, up 3.5 percent from $1,586.6 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2018.

01/28/2019

Software portfolio integrates automation software with 3-D CAD model, enabling customers to test machine and system designs virtually

01/17/2019

High-performance sensor offers long-distance detection and increased environmental tolerance for industries such as food and beverage, material handling and packaging

01/15/2019

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) is scheduled to report its fiscal 2019 first quarter results on Tuesday, January 29, before the market opens.

01/08/2019

Company is recognized for safety initiative that focuses on culture, compliance and technology

01/07/2019

Karen Keegans has joined Rockwell Automation as senior vice president, human resources, reporting to Chairman and CEO Blake Moret.

01/03/2019

IoT Breakthrough Awards Recognize Standout Internet of Things Companies and Products

12/06/2018

VersaView 5200 thin client portfolio from Rockwell Automation helps simplify management of devices and users

12/03/2018

Greater integration with third-party software can simplify design projects and reduce on-site delivery times by weeks

11/29/2018

Rockwell Automation is joining an OPC Foundation initiative to extend the OPC UA protocol to field-level industrial communications.

11/19/2018

All products are developed in accordance with the standard to enhance industrial security for customers

11/16/2018

Company continues its support for OPC Foundation’s efforts of improving interoperability among industrial IoT technologies

11/15/2018

CIP Security protects critical communications in a Connected Enterprise

11/14/2018

Debuts new brand platform as industry leaders gather to discuss key topics impacting today’s manufacturers

11/13/2018

Metso is expanding its digital Metso Metrics offering with the launch of a new predictive maintenance solution for mining equipment, aimed to help maximize the uptime and performance of comminution circuits.

11/12/2018

New FactoryTalk InnovationSuite, powered by PTC, to accelerate digital transformation strategies for greater productivity through simplification of complex processes in industrial businesses

11/08/2018

Drives now available for 10 to 6,000 horsepower applications

11/07/2018

Mining companies benefit from improved visibility of processes, equipment performance and supply chain for smarter business decisions

11/05/2018

New safety products from Rockwell Automation can right-size safety systems and improve productivity

10/29/2018

Integrated Safety Functions Option Module from Rockwell Automation helps reduce hardware and installation costs while improving productivity

10/25/2018

Rockwell Automation process safety systems improve scalability and efficiency to support higher-capacity safety requirements

10/15/2018

To help executives keep current with technologies and trends that can accelerate their digital transformation, Rockwell Automation is launching an executive podcast series.

10/11/2018

As a company with a strong ethical culture, Rockwell Automation works to protect its customers and brands through strict supply chain management and a focus on product authenticity.

10/01/2018

LNS Research finds manufacturers are using safety maturity to improve productivity

09/27/2018

For the first event since announcing their strategic partnership earlier this year

09/20/2018

Water industry professionals can see advanced automation solutions on display at booth 2951 Oct. 1- 3 in New Orleans

09/18/2018

Annual event showcases new innovations in automation and offers technical education opportunities

09/17/2018

Rockwell Automation provides advanced automation technologies to help drive sustainability in a groundbreaking, zero-emissions vessel

09/06/2018

PanelView 5510 graphic terminals provide enhanced software integration, greater connectivity and larger screen options

08/30/2018

Topics to focus on helping customers implement best practices across the enterprise

08/27/2018

Nominations for annual Manufacturing Safety Excellence Awards due Sept. 20, 2018

08/23/2018

Rockwell Automation GuardShield light curtains bring innovative transceiver technology to safeguard perimeter of robotic work cells and other hazardous equipment

08/02/2018

New members provide machine safety expertise and services for industrial companies

07/26/2018

Harnessing the power of industrial data analytics to enable the next generation of smart manufacturing

07/23/2018

Rockwell Automation GuardShield light curtains bring innovative transceiver technology to safeguard perimeter of robotic work cells and other hazardous equipment

07/12/2018

Latest release of Connected Components Workbench software creates a more familiar and efficient design environment

07/09/2018

Collaborative network can help companies simplify projects and get more value from industrial automation

07/02/2018

DC motor systems can be upgraded with a reduced number of external devices

06/28/2018

Rockwell Automation code libraries and device objects save time when designing machines and replacing devices

06/21/2018

The next-generation FLEX I/O platform supports real-time, intelligent process control

06/12/2018

Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE: ROK) announces senior leadership transitions to be effective July 2, all reporting to Blake Moret, Chairman and CEO.

06/12/2018

New capabilities in Rockwell Automation modern DCS help digitally transform process control operations for increased plant-wide value

06/11/2018
06/11/2018

Rockwell Automation and McRae Integration collaborated to develop FactoryTalk Brew solution for large brewers

06/07/2018

Updated software gives machine builders simpler workflows and improved design efficiency

06/04/2018

Award recognizes company’s exceptional commitment to its distribution channel

05/31/2018

New data-driven service from Rockwell Automation can help prevent failures and unplanned downtime on critical assets

05/29/2018

New connected technology reduces maintenance and increases reliability

05/24/2018

FactoryTalk Linx software allows communications across industrial IoT technologies from different vendors

05/21/2018

New advanced materials and mining facility will produce several critical and strategic metals for superalloys and other high-performance applications

05/21/2018

IntelliCENTER Integration Unit brings systems together to improve visibility and optimize control

05/17/2018

Attendees to learn about how security risks can impact safety

05/14/2018

Rockwell Automation medium voltage drives now provide constant torque capabilities for 0-680-amp applications, from 2.3-11 kV

05/10/2018

Irving Consumer Products, a Canadian-based manufacturer of household and store-brand paper and personal care products, recently broke ground on a new, state-of-the art plant in Macon, Georgia.

05/07/2018

New software provides centralized visibility into networked assets and speeds up device deployment

04/30/2018

New offerings help brewers meet demands of changing markets

04/24/2018

Industry group is collaborating to address real-time device-to-device and device-to-cloud applications

04/23/2018

Bringing The Connected Enterprise to Life

04/19/2018

Network design guides help companies realize the promise of industrial IoT while adopting security best practices

04/16/2018

Rockwell Automation controllers scale to specific machine safety requirements and support faster reaction times

04/12/2018

Connected technology reduces maintenance and increases reliability

04/10/2018

New lab will give students a real-world learning experience and provide a testing ground for brewing companies

04/09/2018

Company to demonstrate solutions for flexible, modular production to help improve time to market

03/29/2018

Allen-Bradley Micro870 PLC, new flagship of Micro800 family, can be used in place of multiple micro PLCs

03/26/2018

New IEC and NEMA contactors improve flexibility for machine builders and operators

03/05/2018

Latest release includes modern user interface and productivity-enhancing features across all applications

03/01/2018

Improved enterprise connectivity doubles labor productivity annually, boosts on-time delivery 19 percent

03/01/2018

Event will feature an innovation competition to explore how new technologies can help improve mining

02/26/2018

Updated thin client software gives workers better access to production information with improved visualization and mobility

02/22/2018

FactoryTalk View software updates offer better information access, mobile support and software integration

02/12/2018

The Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, named Rockwell Automation as a 2018 World’s Most Ethical Company.

02/12/2018

Rockwell Automation expands family of smart motor controllers

01/29/2018

Independent cart technology can boost productivity over traditional mechanical systems

01/25/2018

System uses independent cart technology to improve productivity in medical device and pharmaceutical manufacturing

01/11/2018

PanelView 5310 graphic terminals provide right-sized HMI solution for machine and equipment builders

12/14/2017

Industrial automation customers can improve the data gathered from their machines with a new line of proximity sensors.

12/04/2017

Blake Moret to deliver keynote on IIoT-enabled production in power generation

12/01/2017

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) has acquired Odos Imaging, a Scottish technology company that provides three-dimensional, time-of-flight sensing systems for industrial imaging applications.

11/30/2017

New members offer proven machine safety expertise and guidance for industrial companies

11/20/2017

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) has increased the availability of information throughout the enterprise by orchestrating data from multiple sources and applying machine-learning applications.

11/17/2017

Rockwell Automation has announced automotive manufacturer Honda of Canada Manufacturing and U.K.-based equipment builder A.M.P Rose as the winners of its fifth annual Manufacturing Safety Excellence Awards.

11/16/2017

Rockwell Automation machine safety portfolio helps simplify machine designs, reduce installation costs and ease compliance

11/15/2017

Expanding services from Rockwell Automation help build and draw benefits from connected operations

11/15/2017

Rockwell Automation welcomes thousands to annual Automation Fair event dedicated to industrial automation and information

11/14/2017

Novel AI learns specific applications and alerts operators to errors, solutions

11/13/2017

Rockwell Automation is working with Encana, a leading North American energy producer, as the main automation contractor (MAC) while the energy company builds three new gas-processing plants in the Montney region of Canada.

11/13/2017

Rockwell Automation enhances modern DCS to help companies capture more value from digital transformation

11/09/2017

Rockwell Automation Earns 100 percent on Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 16th Annual Scorecard on LGBTQ Workplace Equality.

11/09/2017

Single-control solution from Rockwell Automation improves well pad functionality

11/07/2017

Rockwell Automation is recognized for its commitment to accelerating more women into leadership and board positions

11/06/2017

Chris Nardecchia has joined Rockwell Automation as senior vice president, information technology and chief information officer

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

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

12/05/2016

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

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

Connectivity and information sharing can improve business performance and reduce risk

09/12/2016

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

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

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

11/12/2015

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

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

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

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.

08/20/2015

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

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.

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

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.

11/19/2014

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.

11/18/2014

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.