A new name in the pneumatic control industry has just been announced Siebe Pneumatics. As a new operating division of Siebe plc, Siebe Pneumatics comprises three pneumatics specialists: CompAir Maxam (based in the UK), CompAir Climax (France) and Watts FluidAir (US). Siebe Pneumatics reckons it offers one of the most comprehensive global ranges of pneumatic control equipment, along with a world class control systems integration specialist Maxam Control Systems.
PC Soft acquires FactorySoft
PC Soft International has announced the successful completion of its acquisition of FactorySoft, enhancing its position in the growing PC-based control market and further strengthening its presence in North America. FactorySoft is a pioneer in the OPC movement, with over 100 companies using its OPC software development toolkits. The company also produces software development tools used to build HMIs and instrument configuration applications. These tools will provide immediate benefits for the development of new PC Soft products.
Car control partnership