Sensor expert as a valuable new member
Balluff sees the automobile industry as a drive force due to their inherent need for industrial automation.
The success of intelligent, digitalized and automated production depends greatly on how data is handled. Only by possessing detailed information about the entire process are you able to map and digitally control it. Sensors are reliable data sources, making them indispensable in production. As an expert in this field Balluff is a welcome new member of the initiative. Hermle explains the company's motivation: "As pacesetters for Industry 4.0 our solutions help our customers to continually improve their plants and production processes. This continual progress is not possible without the corresponding research work. This is why we are becoming involved in ARENA2036 with our knowledge and employees." The Neuhausen-based company will participate in research projects within the program and send employees to the research campus. The sensor and automation specialist would also like to carry out early testing here of new developments.