The integrated hardware and software platform for efficient wind turbines: PC-based Control

18.09.14

The integrated hardware and software platform for efficient wind turbines: PC-based Control

At WindEnergy Hamburg 2014, Germany, from 23. – 26.09.2014 Beckhoff will present its integrated software and hardware platform. News

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09.09.14 | TVI: Highly efficient meat portioning using PC Control
Automating meat processing centers to be more flexible and precise
PC Control article

08.08.14 | MULTIVAC: Optimal hygiene safety ensured right down to the stainless steel motors
TwinCAT robot kinematics and servo drive technology promote efficiency in food packaging PC Control article

Data transparency goes hand in hand with optimization of energy management and consumption

01.08.14 | Data transparency goes hand in hand with optimization of energy management and consumption
Embedded PCs and power measurement terminals provide flexible energy data collection at Holzwerke Weinzierl GmbH PC Control article

15.07.14 | XTS revolutionizes machine design in the packaging industry
Technical Development Corporation develops one of the first applications on the basis of the eXtended Transport System (XTS) PC Control article

10.07.14 | Building Automation: BACnet/IP Revision 12 available
With its BACnet/IP system, Beckhoff is offering one of the most open and flexible solutions for Building Automation.  more

26.06.14 | Successful energy management based on integrated energy measurement
Scientific Automation as the foundation for comprehensive energy monitoring, from individual machines to entire building sites PC Control article

18.06.14 | PC-Control Magazine – App now available
Via your iPad you now have a convenient way to read the new issues of PC Control E-Magazines. News

13.06.14 | PC-based building automation in the new Miele administration building
BACnet, EnOcean and DALI communication for higher implementation flexibility and easier operation
PC Control article

10.06.14 | Beckhoff receives Red Dot Award and iF Design Award
CX2000 Embedded PC and CP32xx multi-touch Panel PC: Excellence in form and function News

06.06.14 | Willemin-Macodel: Quantum leap in micromachining with open, high speed CNC
PC-based CNC solution for machining and handling small parts
PC Control article

Beckhoff at Automatica 2014

03.06.14 | Beckhoff at Automatica 2014
PC-based Control – Efficient integration of robot kinematics into standard control systems. more

26.05.14 | Beckhoff at Sensor + Test 2014
System-integrated measurement technology: The Beckhoff solution for measurement and testing technology in Hall 11, Booth 127 more

16.05.14 | Smart power box with data logging function directly on the machine
IP 67 power distributor with integrated current and voltage measurement
Press Release

Intelligent building controls in the Park Hotel Vitznau

14.05.14 | Intelligent building controls in the Park Hotel Vitznau
PC- and BACnet-based building automation boosts efficiency and comfort behind historic walls PC Control article

02.05.14 | EtherCAT junction in IP 67
The EP9128-0021 EtherCAT junction enables flexible branches of star topology for the IP 67 world. more

Interview with Andreas Thome: Google Glass for industrial automation

22.04.14 | Interview with Andreas Thome: Google Glass for industrial automation
Convergence of mobile technologies and automation PC Control article

26.03.14 | Beckhoff at Light + Building 2014
TwinCAT Building Automation – Efficient engineering for all building systems : Hall 11.0, Booth C56 more

18.03.14 | Beckhoff Product Overview 2014
The catalog “Product Overview” gives a compact overview about the components and solutions from Beckhoff. Download

14.03.14 | Preview: Beckhoff at Hannover Messe 2014
PC-based Control as the technological foundation for Smart Factory applications Video

07.03.14 | Our highlights at Prolight + Sound: DMX, sACN and Timecode.
System-integrated control technology to enable your creativity with PC-based Control in Hall 9.0, Booth E84. more

20.02.14 | EtherCAT Terminals for extended temperature range
The operating temperature range of selected EtherCAT Terminals and Couplers has been extended to -25…+60 °C. more

Multi-touch advantages plus maximum computing power

11.02.14 | Multi-touch advantages plus maximum computing power
Beckhoff CP22xx Built-in Panel PC – the most powerful device in the flexible multi-touch panel range Press Release

Turning waste into a “green“ energy source

17.01.14 | Turning waste into a “green“ energy source
Dutch engineering firm GtS controls green gas plant with PC-based Control PC Control article

08.01.14 | Flexibility and precision, even with red-hot steel
EtherCAT in industrial measurement systems for the steel, aluminum and other metal industries PC Control article

CNC machining center for wooden and metal windows

18.12.13 | CNC machining center for wooden and metal windows
With PC Control to the individual finished product PC Control article

13.12.13 | EK9300: The flexible gateway between different worlds of control
PROFINET IO Bus Coupler connects different networks Press Release

Interview with Cem Ayday: Beckhoff Turkey

10.12.13 | Interview with Cem Ayday: Beckhoff Turkey
PC-based Control for the fast-growing machine-building industry
PC Control article

Building automation in the new ”Vienna Hot Spring”

12.11.13 | Building automation in the new ”Vienna Hot Spring”
Beckhoff I/O components in ultra-modern spa help enable wellness, fun and efficient energy consumption
PC Control article

29.10.13 | Scientific Automation drives convergence of control technology with measurement technology
Comprehensive hardware and software portfolio for measuring applications PC Control article

17.10.13 | XMold: The new system solution for high precision in injection molding
Beckhoff at K 2013 in Düsseldorf, 16. – 23.10.2013 Press Release

Compact multi-touch Panel PC with ARM processor

17.10.13 | Compact multi-touch Panel PC with ARM processor
CP26xx Panel PCs expand universal multi-touch portfolio Press Release

17.10.13 | The new flyer for the plastics processing industry:
PC-based Control for injection molding, blow molding and extrusion machines more

K 2013: Higher precision and productivity through servo-electric drive technology

08.10.13 | K 2013: Higher precision and productivity through servo-electric drive technology
From 16 to 23 October 2013 in Düsseldorf, Beckhoff will show its universal control solution for plastics processing machines more

01.10.13 | Motek 2013: Modular control concepts for modular assembly lines
From 7 to10 October 2013 in Stuttgart, Beckhoff will show scalable, PC-based control solutions for assembly and handling more

01.10.13 | About FachPack 2013:
Resource efficiency in packaging with PC Control more

IP 67 I/O system: EP3744 differential pressure measuring box

18.09.13 | IP 67 I/O system: EP3744 differential pressure measuring box
The most efficient way to measure compressed air – directly in the field and directly in the EtherCAT system Press Release

13.09.13 | PC-Control as the basis for high-performance and cost-efficient packaging machines
Interview with Frank Würthner in the run-up to FachPack 2013 in Nuremberg, Germany PC Control article

EMO 2013: The compact high-performance CNC from Beckhoff – PC-based control on the DIN rail

10.09.13 | EMO 2013: The compact high-performance CNC from Beckhoff – PC-based control on the DIN rail
16. – 21.09.2013 in Hannover, Hall 25, Booth F33 more

EMO 2013: The open CNC architecture with TwinCAT 3

05.09.13 | EMO 2013: The open CNC architecture with TwinCAT 3
The open TwinCAT 3 software architecture enables users to choose among programming languages
PC Control article

Vaillant Group sets high standards in quality optimisation

03.09.13 | Vaillant Group sets high standards in quality optimisation
Standardised manufacturing and production test procedures with PC- and EtherCAT-based control
PC Control article

14.08.13 | Farsighted personnel policy: Beckhoff Group employs 98 students
On 1 August, 2013, 27 freshmen in practice-integrated studies began their education with a practical phase at the Beckhoff Group. more

Industry 4.0: Realization today with proven control architectures

30.07.13 | Industry 4.0: Realization today with proven control architectures
PC-based control is the ideal technology platform for the “Internet of Things”
PC Control article

DALI light management at Zayed University in Abu Dhabi

09.07.13 | DALI light management at Zayed University in Abu Dhabi
DALI Award for innovative daylight and motion-dependent light management with PC-based Control
PC Control article

03.07.13 | CX8093 Embedded PC with optional virtual device can be used as a 2-in-1 PROFINET device
Small local controller allows doubling the process data size or connecting a second controller.  more

12.06.13 | Synchronisation of control technology with a stage and show technology protocol
Application example on how to read out SMPTE timecode information with the EL3702 EtherCAT Oversampling Terminal and TwinCAT. PDF

New 4000 m² building sets the course for further growth

07.06.13 | New 4000 m² building sets the course for further growth
North American Beckhoff subsidiary moves into new headquarters News

23.05.13 | EtherCAT in a tidal turbine
Energy generation in the North Sea: Floating tidal turbine developed by Scotrenewables uses integrated control platform from Beckhoff.
PC Control article

22.05.13 | New: Solution flyer for the wood industry
The new flyer shows the range of Beckhoff automation and drive technology for increasing precision, productivity and flexibility in manufacturing processes of woodworking.  PDF

Sensor + Test 2013: PC Control as platform for high-precision measurement technology

08.05.13 | Sensor + Test 2013: PC Control as platform for high-precision measurement technology
Beckhoff shows standard and high-end measurement technology integrated into a standard controller from 14. – 16.05.2013 in Nuremberg, Germany. more

The open control architecture for maximum flexibility in woodworking

02.05.13 | The open control architecture for maximum flexibility in woodworking
One system, one controller, one programming environment: Beckhoff presents its all-in-one architecture at Ligna in Hanover, Germany, from 06. – 10.05.2013. more

30.04.13 | Beckhoff USA receives Engineers’ Choice Award from Control Engineering magazine
In February 2013 the CX2000 Embedded PC series from Beckhoff received the top honour in its category of Hardware - Industrial PCs. News

29.04.13 | 10 years of EtherCAT: Worldwide standard celebrates its anniversary
EtherCAT was presented for the first time at Hannover Messe 2003 and has since become an established standard in numerous industries worldwide. 10 years later the EtherCAT Technology Group has more than 2,300 members.  News

Higher signal variety in a flexible compact solution

23.04.13 | Higher signal variety in a flexible compact solution
The EtherCAT Box EP8309 combines diverse inputs and outputs for applications in machine and plant engineering. Press Release

Hannover Messe 2013: release of TwinCAT 3.1 – Further new features for eXtended Automation

28.03.13 | Hannover Messe 2013: release of TwinCAT 3.1 – Further new features for eXtended Automation
As a highlight Beckhoff shows the extended range of functions of the new TwinCAT version. more

Hannover Messe 2013: 10 x New Automation Technology from Beckhoff

21.03.13 | Hannover Messe 2013: 10 x New Automation Technology from Beckhoff
Beckhoff will be represented with three own exhibition booths and – as partner of associations and companies – on seven further booths. more

PLS 2013: PC-based Control for stage and show technology

14.03.13 | PLS 2013: PC-based Control for stage and show technology
Beckhoff presents among others the protocol implementation SMPTE timecode and sACN from 10. – 13.04.2013 in Frankfurt, Germany. more

11.03.13 | New EtherCAT power box: higher and better monitored power in the field
The EP9214 power box is a local energy distribution concept. Press Release

ISH 2013: From HVAC to room automation – Beckhoff building automation as the basis for energy-efficient building operation

07.03.13 | ISH 2013: From HVAC to room automation – Beckhoff building automation as the basis for energy-efficient building operation
Beckhoff presents its range of products from integrated, PC-based building automation from 12. – 16.03.2013 in Frankfurt, Germany. more

23.11.12 | PC Control 04'12 is online
The new issue of the Beckhoff company magazine "PC Control" is online more

07.11.12 | XTS: Beckhoff rethinks rotary and linear drive technology
Published in CEE 11/2012 as cover story Publication

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