Scott Heins, director of sales and marketing at ALPS: ‘We ran into an obsolescence issue on the previous control system that we used for what we call our ‘linear machines’: single station leak testers. We had to decide on a new controls platform very quickly.’ Omron met all the requirements. ‘We chose an Omron PLC
Omron US has donated equipment to support the creation of the Robotics and Mechatronics Laboratory to the Northern Illinois University College of Engineering . That of course is nice to know, but they have also created a brilliant video where future engineers speak about engineering. Must watch!