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04.08.20 | Beckhoff remains fully functional and available
After lockdown in the Gütersloh district, Germany, the automation manufacturer is back to normal operation. Production and deliveries were not affected by renewed precautions. more

03.08.20 | Webinars in August: registrations possible
In a four-part webinar (10 to 13 August) will be explained the complete TwinCAT Analytics workflow. On 18 August the webinar topic will be: Safeguarding the 24 V DC power supply. Register now

30.07.20 | Dr. Karl Weber in top-level IEEE committee
Dr. Karl Weber was appointed as official representative of the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy to the Government Engagement Program on Standards of the world's largest professional association of electrical and information technology engineers IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers). Learn more

29.07.20 | New industry brochure for the packaging industry
The brochure presents XTS and XPlanar, innovative drive technology solutions that are revolutionizing packaging machine design with their exceptionally flexible part transport capabilities – packaging machines can be designed in entirely new ways. To the brochure

28.07.20 | Webinar series: High-end Measurement Technology for PC-based Control
The EtherCAT measurement technology modules are the topic of a six-part webinar series. The first part shows how the entire workflow from sensor to IoT dashboard can be automated with Beckhoff measurement technology and software tools. Go to webinar

27.07.20 | Webinar: TwinCAT Analytics
PC-based control and TwinCAT provide a foundation for advanced Industrie 4.0 and Internet of Things architectures in intelligent machines. TwinCAT Analytics is an important element in such an architecture. In a four-part webinar will be explained the complete TwinCAT Analytics workflow. Register now!

24.07.20 | New compact and cost-effective analysis of incremental signals
The EL51xx portfolio is being expanded by four new products. These convince with a wide range of integrated functions for the analysis of 5 V incremental encoders with RS422 and TTL signals.
Learn more about the new terminal series

22.07.20 | L’Oréal/Secad, France: XTS increases flexibility and reduces system footprint in cosmetics filling
XTS combines the functionality of five machines in a single production line. Read more

20.07.20 | Precise measurement in hazardous areas in zones 0/20 and 1/21
Thanks to ratiometric potentiometer evaluation, the compact, 2-channel ELX3252 EtherCAT Terminal is suitable for precise and cost-effective position detection.
Discover more

17.07.20 | Digital Days: keynote speeches on TwinCAT solutions and GAIA-X
Beckhoff participated in the Digital Days at Hannover Messe with two keynote speeches. The topics were TwinCAT solutions for IoT and Industrie 4.0 and the cloud and data infrastructure project GAIA-X. To the videos

10.07.20 | Agnitron, USA: Dual-use system for the research and production of new semiconductor materials
Flexible MOCVD system uses PC-based control to create a modular machine design. Read more

09.07.20 | High computing power available in the BACnet/IP Embedded PC
The CX8191 is a control system with a switched Ethernet port. It supports the BACnet protocol. With a fast CPU and programmability with TwinCAT 3, the universal device can be used very flexibly, from control tasks through to gateway functions. Further information on CX8191

08.07.20 | Beckhoff opens office in Aachen
Employees in Aachen, Germany, focus on university management. In the medium term, Beckhoff plans to expand its new location into a fully-fledged office with sales, application and support departments. Further information

07.07.20 | Industrial PC series – Webinar missed?
Our product management has introduced the powerful and space-saving C60xx Industrial PC series. You missed the webinar? We recorded it for you. Webinar archive

02.07.20 | New processor generation of multi-touch mounting arm Panel PCs
With the CP32xx series, a high-end Panel PC with multi-touch can be used directly in the field – the devices in a slender aluminium housing feature complete IP 65 protection and are designed for mounting arm installation. They offer maximum computing power with processors of the latest generation. Learn more about the series

01.07.20 | Consistent M12 cabling for IP 67 I/Os directly in the field
New variants of the EtherCAT Box modules with 7/8" power connection and M12 bus interface.
Go to the technical data of the EP1859-0042