Beckhoff Automation News & Articles

Beckhoff Automation announces Hank Lee as West Region District Manager

  • News

To accelerate market share gains for Beckhoff, Lee will work directly with strategic accounts as well as with the experienced local sales and applications engineering team. He reports to Joe Martin, West Region Manager.

Beckhoff Automation announces Steve Rastberger as Northeast Region District Manager

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He will work directly with Graham Harris, East Region Manager, and a team of sales and applications engineers in the area to drive further growth in Beckhoff sales and market share.

Beckhoff helps LSP Technologies increase flexibility in laser peening system

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To meet challenges, LSPT sought technologies that were reliable, accurate and fast. The system’s complex requirements made Beckhoff Automation a fit for LSPT.

Beckhoff Automation announces Wayne Schmeichel as Director of Operations

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Schmeichel has assumed management responsibilities for multiple teams, including customer service, logistics and inventory/supply chain. He also helps direct, plan and coordinate operational activities for the Savage, Minn. headquarters.

Beckhoff Automation announces Mark Ruberg as Packaging Industry Manager

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Ruberg will oversee sales efforts and application support for Beckhoff customers focused on the packaging and processing of goods across the U.S.

Beckhoff Automation announces opening of Boston and Philadelphia area offices.

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Both locations will provide additional applications engineering, sales and training resources. Automation Technology showrooms at the two offices will also offer hands-on experiences with Beckhoff hardware and software for engineers and business leaders.

Strategy and Standards Determine the Value of Your Big Data

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By Daymon Thompson, Beckhoff Automation Many tools enable capturing the potential value that Big Data and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) provide, but companies need to know what kind of information they want and how to gather it securely.

Beckhoff Automation announces Kevin Barker as President

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As the new president, Barker will oversee all sales, engineering, marketing and administrative operations from the headquarters of Beckhoff Automation LLC in Savage, Minn. (Minneapolis area).

A Brave New World of Industrial Automation, Robotics and Taxes

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By Stephen Hayes, Beckhoff Automation One of the key economic concepts for government to iron out before IDT can deliver performance, is the contributory capacity that robots, automation and AI fulfil in the overall economy.