Emerson completes acquisition of GE's Intelligent Platforms

Tuesday February 05, 2019
Written by Manufacturing AUTOMATION
February 5, 2019 – Emerson has completed its acquisition of Intelligent Platforms from General Electric.

The addition of Intelligent Platforms programmable logic controller (PLC) technologies will enable Emerson, an automation supplier for process and industrial customers, to expand its capabilities in machine control and discrete applications.

Intelligent Platforms, with its portfolio of cloud-connected controllers and devices for smart plants, will serve as a complement to Emerson’s Plantweb digital ecosystem.

Related news
Emerson to acquire General Electric's Intelligent Platforms business
Rockwell Automation and Emerson win 2018 IoT Breakthrough Awards
Emerson acquires iSolutions data management group

Through this expansion, Emerson is growing opportunities across process and discrete industries as well as hybrid markets such as metals and mining, life sciences, food and beverage, and packaging.

Intelligent Platforms is based in Charlottesville, Va. with approximately 650 employees worldwide and 2017 sales of US $210 million.

Add comment


Security code
Refresh

Subscription Centre

 
New Subscription
 
Already a Subscriber
 
Customer Service
 
View Digital Magazine Renew

Events

Digital Industry USA
September 10-12, 2019
EMO Hannover 2019
September 16-21, 2019
Weidmuller Open House
September 17, 2019

We are using cookies to give you the best experience on our website. By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. To find out more, read our Privacy Policy.