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Beckhoff to Reveal XTS, EtherCAT G and TwinCAT Vision at Pack Expo 2019 in Las Vegas
Software

Beckhoff to Reveal XTS, EtherCAT G and TwinCAT Vision at Pack Expo 2019 in Las Vegas

XTS combines the advantages of rotary and linear drive principles that provide paradigm-shifting capabilities for packaging machines and smart factories. TwinCAT Vision software adds comprehensive image processing into the range of machine control programming and runtime in TwinCAT 3. EtherCAT G and EtherCAT G10 provides communication at 1 and 10 Gbit/s, respectively, in conformance with the IEEE...

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Compact, Dynamic Servomotors conserve space in motion systems.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Compact, Dynamic Servomotors conserve space in motion systems.

Available with F1 flange size withÂ- 40 mm edge length, AM801x and AM811x are designed for 230 Vac, offer quadruple overload capacity, and come in 3 overall lengths that coverÂ- 0.22–0.55 Nm torque range. Absolute encoder and One Cable Technology (OCT) areÂ- standard,Â- while backlash-free permanent magnet holding brake and feather keyway groove shaft are optional. Upon request,...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Control Panels and Panel PCs feature stainless steel design.

Available in 12 and 15 in. sizes, CP77xx and CP79xx Panel Series meet strict hygiene regulations for food, packaging, and medical industries and are also suitable for cleanrooms. Stainless steel panels with IP65 protection have gapless housing design with flush-mounted touch screens. Equipped with IntelÂ-® Atom(TM) processor, CP77xx Panel PCs are based on Beckhoff motherboard with 1 sec UPS...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Bus Terminals feature 16 I/O channels in 12 mm format.

Using Beckhoff Bus Couplers or DIN rail-mounted controllers, High Density Bus Terminals are compatible with almost every major fieldbus. Units are available as 16-channel terminals for digital inputs or outputs, as 8-channel terminals for digital inputs or outputs with 2-wire connections, or as combination with 8 digital inputs and 8 digital outputs. Using direct plug-in technique, single wire...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Beckhoff Automation Industrial PCs and TwinCAT Software Support Intel-® Core(TM) Duo Processors

PC-based control gets a power boost thanks to next generation of processors MINNEAPOLIS, May 22, 2007 - In order to push Industrial PC power and automation to new heights, Beckhoff Automation has announced its implementation of IntelÂ-® Core(TM) Duo processors. As a result, TwinCAT, the dynamic automation software from Beckhoff, can now handle the most demanding machine control tasks even...

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I/O Modules provide drive-like stepper motor control.
Controls & Controllers

I/O Modules provide drive-like stepper motor control.

Bus terminals KL2531 and KL2541 integrate compact motion control solution for stepper motors up to 200 W, eliminating need for remote amplifiers. Measuring 12 mm, KL2531 has peak current of 1.5 A per phase and is designed for integration into 24 Vdc control voltage system. With peak current of 5 A, 24 mm wide KL2541 can generate 5 Nm torque and features integrated incremental encoder interface....

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Industrial PCs offer 3 free PCI slots.
Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Industrial PCs offer 3 free PCI slots.

In addition to motherboard slot for Intel Celeron or Pentium III processors, Models C6340 and C6350 include 3 PCI slots on 5-slot passive backplane for extra PC fieldbus cards. External dimensions of Model C6340 are 134 x 196 x 226 mm without mounting plate, and Model C6350, with CD-RW drive, adds 14 mm to width. All PC connections are uniformly located at front, while mountings on sides offer...

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Company News

Beckhoff Records 923 Million Euros in 2020, Increasing Revenue from Previous Financial Year

Automation innovator maintains stable operation during COVID-19 crisis global sales in 2020: 923 million euros (+2%) 4,500 employees worldwide (+3.5%) investments in research and development: 70 million euros growth despite protracted coronavirus crisis Verl, Germany, April 14, 2021 – Beckhoff Automation generated global revenue of 923 million euros in 2020. This corresponds to a slight growth...

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Beckhoff Joins The Open Process Automation™ Forum

As a leader in interoperable automation technologies, Beckhoff will champion process industry standards as a member of The Open Group Savage, Minnesota, January 20, 2021 – Beckhoff Automation is now a member of The Open Group and its well-known Open Process Automation™ Forum (OPAF). OPAF is an international forum of end users, system integrators, suppliers, academia and standards...

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Beckhoff Welcomed into Key MHI Industry Groups

By joining the MHI Solutions Community and CSS groups, Beckhoff further commits to supplying innovative automation technologies for intralogistics SAVAGE, Minnesota, January 12, 2021 – Beckhoff Automation recently expanded its leadership in intralogistics and material handling by joining MHI’s Solutions Community and Conveyor & Sortation Systems (CSS) Industry Groups. MHI, the largest...

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Beckhoff Celebrates 25 Years of Bus Terminal I/O Technology

The electronic terminal block, which started as a revolutionary idea, is now a foundational component and global standard in automation technology SAVAGE, Minnesota, December 10, 2020 – Just 25 years ago, Beckhoff had an idea that revolutionized the automation technology of the time: The Bus Terminal combined fieldbus technology with the proven terminal block principle for the first time. The...

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Beckhoff Expands Process Industry Leadership by Joining The Water Council

Both organizations share a commitment to responsible stewardship of natural resources through innovative technologies Savage, Minnesota, September 22, 2020 – Beckhoff Automation recently strengthened its position as a solution provider in water treatment and the process industries by becoming a member of The Water Council (TWC). The Milwaukee-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit promotes innovation in...

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Beckhoff USA Names Paxton Shantz Fabrication Industry Manager

Shantz will oversee sales and support of metalworking, machine tools, additive manufacturing and related applications Savage, Minnesota, August 18, 2020 – Beckhoff USA has hired Paxton Shantz to serve as Fabrication Industry Manager. Shantz will use his extensive automation and fabrication experience to direct Beckhoff sales and support efforts for manufacturers and machine builders in forming,...

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Beckhoff Employee Becomes First Representative from EU on Top IEEE Committee

Dr. Karl Weber will represent the German Federal Ministry in the international Government Engagement Program on Standards VERL, Germany, August 5, 2020 – Dr. Karl Weber of Beckhoff Automation was appointed as official representative of the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi) to the Government Engagement Program on Standards (GEPS) of the Institute of Electrical and...

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Beckhoff Unaffected by COVID-19 Outbreak in Gütersloh, Germany Area

Despite a district lockdown, company headquarters and production remain fully functional through proactive measures VERL, Germany, June 25, 2020 – The Beckhoff Automation headquarters in Verl, Germany, and its regional production facilities remain completely operational despite a COVID-19 outbreak in the Gütersloh district. Local authorities instituted a regional lockdown until June 30 after...

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Beckhoff USA Hires Steve Rastberger as Northeast Region District Manager

Rastberger will oversee Beckhoff operations and continued growth in sales and market share in key Northeast US markets SAVAGE, Minnesota, May 5, 2020 – Beckhoff Automation LLC recently appointed Steve Rastberger as Northeast Region District Manager. Rastberger possesses significant knowledge of automation technology, industry trends and key markets throughout the region, which he will use to...

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Beckhoff Expands Presence in Charlotte with New Regional Office

By upgrading its location in North Carolina, Beckhoff adds showroom, training space and increased support capabilities Savage, Minnesota, February 26, 2020 - Beckhoff has moved its regional office in Charlotte, North Carolina, to a larger location to meet constant growth in customer base and market share in the area. Boasting nearly 4,400 square feet, the new office offers exciting advantages...

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