UK Automation has moved

To help you more UK Automation has become EU Automation. This change will not affect the high level of service you receive from our experienced team.
We will now be able to source even more parts and hope to remain your number one part supplier.

Global industrial automation supplier


111,130 parts to 8,078 customers in 115 countries

European Automation offers a comprehensive supply and repair service for PLC systems, Servo Drives, HMIs, Displays, Motors, CNC Machine Tool Systems and Robots, comprising all of the major manufacturers

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European Automation specialises in supplying automation equipment to specific industry sectors. We work with some of the worlds largest companies & our knowledge and expertise is regularly featured in industry publications across the globe.

Oil & GasOil & Gas

Oil & Gas

Rigorous environmental regulations and mounting energy prices are two of the most intimidating challenges ...

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Life SciencesLife Sciences

Life Sciences

Quality control has always been a major issue in the pharmaceutical industry. In recent years, increasing ...

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Food & Beverage

Food & Beverage

The diversity of the food and beverage industry can be daunting at times. A successful company has to offer its customers a variety of choices, while following food safety and quality guidelines. Diversity ...

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Plastics & Packaging

Plastics & Packaging

Reconciling affordable production with high production costs, strict environmental standards and innovative, high quality products and solutions is never an easy task. Manufacturing efficiency is also ...

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Aerospace & AutomotiveAerospace & Automotive

Aerospace & Automotive

In recent years, the traditionally thriving automotive and aerospace industries have been influenced ...

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AUTOMATED by European Automation. Insight, opinion, features and special reports for industrial automation professionals.

The most connected man in the world Automation

The most connected man in the world

November 17, 2014

Chris Dancy has around 700 systems running at the same time. Here we ask the question: ‘what if the most connected man in the world managed the most connected plant in the world?’ Read more

Actions speak louder than reports Automation

Actions speak louder than reports

October 29, 2014

At this point in human history, we still have a choice to make about what our impact on the planet will be. But unless this choice is a global, it will not be strong enough to have positive consequences. Read more

Top five things that go wrong with electric motors Automation

Top five things that go wrong with electric motors

September 23, 2014

There are a myriad of issues that can cause electric motors to fail. However, among this rogue’s gallery of problems there is a set of usual suspects that crop up more often than the others Read more

Winning the wireless wager Technology

Winning the wireless wager

October 29, 2014

Industrial wireless has the potential for enormous growth. We explore if wireless failure could actually make European companies less competitive on an international scale. Read more