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AutomationDirect Sparks Innovation

Our low-cost products and free support have fostered many innovations over our almost 30 years of business. Below is a small sampling of what a few customers have done with our products. Check them out!

Proof of Success: Crafting a Distillation Upgrade

These University of Colorado—Colorado Springs students performed their capstone design project by using AutomationDirect products to optimize operations for a master distiller. Read More –>

In-House Automation Focuses on People, Plant, and Profit

A cheese manufacturer developed in-house automation capabilities to keep legacy equipment running and responsively adjust to production demands. Read More –>

Picking A Cotton Press Automation Upgrade

A modern PLC automation platform will keep a classic industrial machine running for years to come. Read More –>

VFDs Keep the Good Times Pumping

This resort site uses AutomationDirect VFDs to control waterpark systems, in the process adding the capability to manage and upgrade their own equipment. Read More –>

Automation Expands a Machine Shop’s Success

By partnering with a local systems integrator and using AutomationDirect products, this machine shop enhanced its capabilities, allowing it to deliver the services required by its customers. Read More –>

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