Beckhoff at Drupa 2024

PC-based control for the print and media industry


High-performance control that puts you ahead of the crowd: PC-based control

Benefit from superior automation technology: take the opportunity to find out about Beckhoff’s extensive range of PC- and EtherCAT-based automation systems and solutions at the world’s leading exhibition for the print and media industry.

Discover the benefits of an extremely scalable high-performance control platform that integrates safety technology and an EtherCAT-based image processing portfolio along with PLC, HMI, and motion control. Gain a completely new perspective on machine design and massively reduce your footprint with the MX-System, the plug-in system solution that provides control cabinet-free automation. We look forward to exchanging ideas with you!

Visit us at Booth B27 in Hall 10!

Pluggable system solution for control cabinet-free automation

  • modular system with IPC, coupler, I/O, drive, relay, and system modules on scalable baseplates for placing directly on the machine
  • for control cabinet-free machine and system concepts in robust metal housings
  • simple plug-and-play principle enables module exchange even by non-specialist personnel

Learn more

Vision: Complete, system-integrated machine vision

  • camera, optics, illumination, accessories and software from one supplier
  • a complete vision system for direct entry
  • unique advantages during installation thanks to EtherCAT P for communication and energy
  • an open vision solution for seamless system integration

Learn more

A high-performance fieldbus that has been compatible and open for 20 years: EtherCAT

  • EtherCAT: the fastest Industrial Ethernet technology
  • shortened response time, higher accuracy, higher throughput, reduced costs
  • EtherCAT G with the standard Ethernet 1 Gbit/s transmission rate
  • flexible extension and topology
  • project planning and commissioning become simple

Learn more

High-performance drive technology for every application – compact, modular, distributed

  • compact stand-alone, double-axis, or multi-axis servo drives
  • optional safe motion functions and multi-feedback interface
  • a wide portfolio of translatory and rotational motors
  • distributed servo drive systems for modular and control cabinet-free machinery
  • space and cost-saving OCT connection technology (One Cable Technology)

Learn more

PC-based control from Beckhoff integrates all machine and system functions on a single control platform

  • one control platform for the complete automation solution: TwinCAT
  • system-integrated: HMI, motion control, IoT, analytics, cloud engineering, machine learning, safety, robotics, vision
  • complete automation toolkit: industrial PC, I/O and fieldbus components, drive technology, automation software, control cabinet-free automation

Learn more

At a glance

Dusseldorf, Germany
28.05.2024 – 07.06.2024
Beckhoff main stand:
Hall 10, Booth B27
Opening hours:
Monday – Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 06:00 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday: 10:00 a.m. – 05:00 p.m.
Link to exhibition:
Headquarters Germany
Beckhoff Automation GmbH & Co. KG

Hülshorstweg 20
33415 Verl

+49 5246 963-0

+49 5246 963-1000