About Beckhoff Automation

Beckhoff Automation serves manufacturers, equipment builders and other high-tech companies across the U.S. with a direct sales and support network that has been in place since 1999. With over 170 employees, Beckhoff USA is ready to help customers succeed with automation in any industry via problem-solving technical consultation and support. From core automation functionality like PLC, HMI, motion control and safety to leading edge IIoT concepts, Beckhoff has decades of field experience automating many notable applications in intralogistics, material handling, distribution centers and more. Notable customers include giants of e-commerce and retail, household names in consumer packaged goods (CPG) manufacturing, leading electronics manufacturers and more.


Beckhoff case study: EuroSort and Gap Inc.Non-conveyables in material handling? No problem for EuroSort. The upgraded Gap Inc. distribution center in Fishkill, New York, uses new split tray sortation solutions to take on difficult-to-transport products using PC Control and EtherCAT.Download
Beckhoff case study: Honeywell IntelligratedThe Connected Distribution Center takes control of intralogistics challenges: Honeywell Intelligrated boosts device connectivity and networking capabilities with PC Control and EtherCAT while cutting controller hardware costs by 50%.Download
Beckhoff case study: JBTAutomated guided vehicles and flexible PC-based automation evolve together: JBT implements 2D/3D camera technology and other tech updates to ensure successful pallet storage and retrieval missions in demanding warehouse environments.Download
Beckhoff case study: SwisslogSwisslog shuttle system gets smart to meet e-commerce demands: Using EtherCAT and PC Control, CycloneCarrier delivers a data-driven distribution center solution that cuts hardware costs 25% in warehouses.Download
Intralogistics is a home game for EtherCATEtherCAT has the home-field advantage in intralogistics, according to the EtherCAT Technology Group (ETG). Flexibility in topology, automatic addressing and inherent cybersecurity are just a few advantages of EtherCAT in the smart distribution center of today and tomorrow.Download


  • Beckhoff Automation in 45 seconds

  • EP7402-0057 | 2-channel motor controller box for r

  • TwinCAT/BSD: operating system for Industrial PCs

  • XPlanar: Leverage new degrees of freedom

  • XTS application example: Bottling plant

  • LogiMat 2019: Beckhoff Trade Show TV

Contact Us

13130 Dakota Ave
Savage, MN 55378

Brands / Products

  • Beckhoff Automation
  • EtherCAT
  • EtherCAT P
  • TwinCAT
  • TwinSAFE
  • XPlanar
  • XTS

Product Categories

  • Computer Hardware and/or Software
  • Controls and Controlling Devices
  • Hydraulic & Electrical Components/Controls
  • Robotics

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