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TwinCAT IoT helps optimize smart vehicle repairs

Beckhoff has developed the perfect addition to its proven TwinCAT 3 engineering and control software with TwinCAT IoT. As one of the most recent examples, the Danish company Carheal uses TwinCAT IoT in its vehicle spray booths for paint work.

Highly compact and flexible tool handling solution

The tool terminal developed by Wassermann Technologie in collaboration with system integrator Becker Engineering is characterized by an exceptionally compact design and high flexibility. This is largely due to the open and modular control technology from Beckhoff, with which machine tools can be seamlessly connected to the most diverse control systems available.

Multi-touch functionality and high-end computing power all in one dynamic machine controller


With the new CP32xx Panel PC series, industrial multi-touch displays can now also be used as an all-in-one, high performance device directly in the field. These powerful devices for mounting arm installation feature all-round IP 65 protection and integrate best-in-class multi-touch Control Panel technology with a high-performance add-on IPC, all in one compact housing.The area…

TwinCAT 3 unites PC Control and science for simplified cable robot operation

High-bay warehouses with conventional automated storage and retrieval machines are in widespread use and firmly established. However, the payload in relation to the total mass that has to be moved is very small. Within the scope of a project sponsored by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), “EffizienzCluster LogistikRuhr”, researchers at the University of Duisburg-Essen have now eliminated this…