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


123,957 parts to 8,306 customers in 117 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.

Special Reports - Energy efficiency's automation lens Business

Special Reports - Energy efficiency's automation lens

January 26, 2015

European Automation has compiled a special report containing helpful information and advice for manufacturers who want to become more energy efficient. Read more

Cold means closed Business

Cold means closed

January 20, 2015

Another drastic winter like 2010 would leave the National Grid unable to meet its basic reserve requirement of spare capacity needed to run the system. The quick and easy fix to the energy shortage conundrum is for industry to become more energy efficient. Read more

Industry Guides - Head in the clouds Automation

Industry Guides - Head in the clouds

January 14, 2015

Like many rapidly developing sectors, the automation industry is prone to using buzzwords to describe innovative and evolutionary processes. Download our buzzword guide where we demystify ten popular cloud computing terms that are often referred to in technical documents without definition. Read more

The top five things that cause inverter failure Automation

The top five things that cause inverter failure

January 06, 2015

One of the most neglected electrical products used in industrial automation is the humble inverter. In the latest in our series of ‘top 5 things’ we take a look at the common issues that causes even the most resilient of components to fail. Read more