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Process automation Enhanced connectivity for smart production

Highly complex production plants in the process industry must be able to keep pace with constantly growing demands for higher levels of safety, security, availability, reliability, and efficiency even under extreme conditions. The consistent digitalization of plants and processes will help you negotiate these challenges.

Discover our open, secure, and scalable solutions for digitalization as well as products and technologies for connecting your field installations to your data center. They provide a sustainable way for you to optimize the transparency and efficiency of your production operations and supply chain.

Individual solutions for the process industry

Capture, transfer, and process data: benefit from our tailor-made solutions developed from connection, communication, and automation technology for the digitalization, monitoring, and modernization of your production plants and their infrastructure.

Two people in the control room monitoring the process plant

Get a full overview of your process plant from the control room.

Asset monitoring High efficiency and system availability with intelligent monitoring and observation solutions

Increase personal and system safety, prevent unexpected downtimes, or ensure that environmental and energy efficiency requirements are met. Whether operating data, energy levels, or alerts, we will create an optimum concept for the acquisition and transmission of your field data, ensuring it is available exactly where it is needed. From emergency showers and production site monitoring to developing a digital map of your production plant, discover our examples of monitoring solutions for various system areas. We will be happy to develop a custom solution concept for your particular system situation.

Find out more about our connectivity solutions for intelligent monitoring and observation solutions here.

Man in front of a monitor planning plant modules with the MTP Designer software tool

Automate your plant with Module Type Package (MTP)

Modular production Development and startup of process engineering plants in record time

With accelerated time to market, high flexibility in production through Plug and Produce, and fast and efficient engineering of plant modules, the modularization of process plants provides clear advantages for you as a plant operator or module provider by enabling quick and flexible adaptation to current market demands in the chemical and pharmaceutical industry.

We will be happy to advise you regarding the implementation of NAMUR recommendation NE 148 for modular production and support you in the startup of your plant modules. We also offer the MTP Designer, a software tool that enables you to plan modules very quickly and easily.

Find out more in our UPDATE innovation magazine and discover how Module Type Packaging accelerated and streamlined product development in Marl.

Wiring in the switch room of a process plant

Brownfield: As efficient, secure, and transparent as a greenfield plant

Migrating from old plants to new Modernizing brownfield plants with future-proof migration solutions

Do you want to upgrade your aging process plant with state-of-the-art technology? Are you ready for digitalization and Industry 4.0? Each system in the process plant is unique and that is why the modernization plans for existing plants vary depending on the operational requirements and objectives. It makes no difference whether you want to perform the complete migration in one go or in several stages. We will accompany you on your journey toward digitalization and greater energy efficiency in the process industry.


Our expertise for the open and secure networking of your plants in process automation.


Individual solutions for process automation based on reliable products.

Control system cabinet with VIP termination boards and connected system cables

All components from our extensive product portfolio interact seamlessly in our tailor-made solutions.

We offer various products and solutions developed from connection, communication, and automation technology for typical control, monitoring, and optimization tasks. They enable you to reliably capture, transport, and process data.

Our comprehensive product portfolio ranges from terminal block systems with modern connection technologies, system cabling for various control systems, power supplies and UPS systems through electronic motor management systems for pump and motor monitoring to remote I/Os. Furthermore, we provide network components for fieldbus and Ethernet networks as well as wireless solutions and cloud connections.

Download further information on our products for the process industry here.

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