Global industrial automation supplier


126,923 parts to 8,485 customers in 118 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 electronic systems saga Business

The electronic systems saga

February 26, 2015

European Automation has published a slideshare detailing the latest developments of the Electronic Systems Challenges and Opportunities (ESCO) report. Read more

The automation obituaries Technology

The automation obituaries

February 24, 2015

In the world of industrial automation changing legislation, functionality and end of production are responsible for the frustrating situation where perfectly functional products become obsolete relatively quickly. But obsolete doesn't have to mean useless. Read more

Get on board the energy efficiency express Business

Get on board the energy efficiency express

February 16, 2015

In an exclusive interview, we meet Julia Angerer of industrial automation software expert COPA-DATA to discuss what commitment companies have to make to become more energy efficient in the long run. Read more

The Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) Business

The Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS)

February 10, 2015

We take a look at the three phases of the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme, a mandatory energy assessment and energy saving identification scheme for large companies launched by the UK Government. Read more