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


120,592 parts to 8,200 customers in 116 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.

Intelligent Robots, should we be scared? Automation

Intelligent Robots, should we be scared?

December 16, 2014

Technological advances and the internet of things have resulted in interconnected devices forming a convergence point between the physical and digital world. But fear not humans, the dawn of the smart factory can be greeted with open arms instead of terrible screams. Read more

Follow the yellow brick road to Industry 4.0 Technology

Follow the yellow brick road to Industry 4.0

December 04, 2014

I hereby crown Industry 4.0 this year’s automation industry buzzword. But why is it called industry 4.0 I hear you ask? Here we explore the concept of intelligent factories & the birth of fourth industrial revolution. Read more

Industrial automation’s deep learning curve Technology

Industrial automation’s deep learning curve

December 01, 2014

Tech giants like Facebook & Google have been jumping on the deep learning band wagon like there’s no tomorrow. We look at if it could work for industry. Read more

Special Reports - The real benefits of RFID for industry Special Reports

Special Reports - The real benefits of RFID for industry

November 28, 2014

We explore the exciting possibilities and challenges RFID holds for industry Read more