Industrial Automation

Industrial automation is the use of control systems, such as computers or robots, and information technologies for handling different processes and machineries in an industry to replace a human being. It is the second step beyond mechanization in the scope of industrialization.

By taking advantage of automation technologies, industrial processes automatically adjusts process variables to set or desired values using closed loop control techniques. Industrial automation increases the level of safety to personnel by substituting them with automated machines in hazardous working conditions.