Beckhoff at FACHPACK 2021

Sustainable concepts for the future: PC-based control for packaging


European trade fair for packaging, processing and technology

Optimized product transport for sustainable packaging processes

How can new machine and plant concepts that are superior to conventional solutions in terms of sustainability, flexibility, and efficiency be implemented in packaging? As a long-standing automation partner to the packaging industry, Beckhoff will be providing the answer at FACHPACK 2021 from September 28 –30 in Nuremberg: with the full range of PC- and EtherCAT-based control technology. Discover the latest product and technology highlights from the areas of IPC, I/O, motion, and automation, with this year’s focus on pioneering drive solutions for intelligent product transport.

Preorder your free ticket now on the FACHPACK website using this coupon code:, E-code: A448366

We look forward to meeting you there!

PC-based control for the packaging industry

XPlanar: Maximum freedom in product transport

  • 2D product transport with six degrees of freedom: the XPlanar planar motor system
  • planar movers hover jerk-free and contact-free at up to 2 m/s over planar tiles in any desired arrangement
  • individual, precise, and highly dynamic positioning facilitates compact system design and a reduced footprint

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Flexible movement profiles: The eXtended Transport System XTS

  • highly compact linear transport system for maximum design freedom
  • magnetically driven movers
  • fully integrated motor modules
  • rapid format changes up to a lot size of one facilitate compact system design and a reduced footprint

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Powerful motion highlights: AX8000 and AMP8000

  • AX8000: The EtherCAT-based, compact multi-axis servo system
  • AMP8000: The servomotor with directly integrated servo drive

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Compact drive technology: The ELM72xx EtherCAT Terminals

  • full-fledged servo drives in a robust metal housing
  • direct connection of motor, feedback, and brake via the convenient connector front end facilitates a compact system design and reduced footprint

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EtherCAT G: Exceptional I/O speed up to 10,000 Mbit/s

  • EtherCAT: The universal communication standard in automation
  • EtherCAT G: An exceptional leap in performance with a transmission rate of 1 Gbit/s supports demanding applications such as vision, high-end measurement technology, and motion

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At a glance

Nuremberg, Germany
28.09.2021 – 30.09.2021
Beckhoff main stand:
Hall 2, Booth 314
Opening hours:
Tuesday – Wednesday: 09:00 a.m. – 06:00 p.m.
Thursday: 09:00 a.m. – 05:00 p.m.
Link to exhibition:
Headquarters Germany
Beckhoff Automation GmbH & Co. KG

Hülshorstweg 20
33415 Verl

+49 5246 963-0