OMAC welcomes automation player Keba AG
September 14, 2015 by Manufacturing AUTOMATION
Sept. 14, 2015 – Global industrial automation player Keba AG has joined the Organization for Machine Automation and Control (OMAC). OMAC members collaborate to address issues that confront global manufacturing and develop industry guidelines in an effort to help improve efficiency, productivity and profitability.
Founded in 1968, Keba AG is a developer of automation systems for industrial, banking and service, and energy companies. It is headquartered in Austria and serves global markets from facilities in 12 countries, including the U.S., Japan, the Netherlands and Germany.
“We are pleased to welcome Keba AG as a new OMAC member,” said Dr. Bryan Griffen, Nestlé Group engineering manager and OMAC chair. “Their leadership in automation innovation and history of working closely with their customers and others make them a great addition to OMAC.”
“At Keba, our primary goal is to bring together the future of automation and our clients’ unique needs today into innovative, easy-to-use solutions,” added Markus Hanetseder, Keba product manager, packaging. “OMAC’s mission to help optimize efficiency through defined standards supports our goal of developing solutions that are powerful and easy to use and integrate.”