Press Releases, Announcements and Features


Applied Automation purchases PTG Precision Engineers Ltd

Plymouth manufacturer acquires precision toolmaking company

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A successful engineering placement with Applied Automation

Plymouth based engineering firm, Applied Automation, placement apprentice training for the future

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Applied Automation chooses Hannahs as Charity of the Year

Plymouth based engineering firm, Applied Automation, has announced that Hannahs is its chosen charity for the coming year.

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Universal Robots Delivers Automation Benefits

Installing a UR robot from X-STK | Applied Automation is boosting machine performance for linear motion expert, HepcoMotion.

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New Year, New Jobs at Applied

Applied Automation is creating ten new jobs at its Plymouth factory and expanding the Engineering Solutions division.

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Universal Robots Preferred Partner Announcement

X-STK|Applied Automation is delighted to announce it has been confirmed as Universal Robots Preferred Partner in the UK

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Staying secure in a ‘smart’ world

As smart factories become a reality companies using remote access communications need to protect themselves from cyber attacks.

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Choosing the Right Robot

Collaborative robots are heralding a new age in robotics. With so many types of robot now available, Applied Automation looks at how to choose the right one for your application.

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International celebration marks unveiling of new engineering headquarters

Applied Automation (UK) Ltd has welcomed guests from around the world for the official opening of the new headquarters in Plymouth.

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Applied Marine makes Seawork debut with new partners, Böning

Applied Marine is delighted to announce a new partnership with German manufacturer Böning. Their products and systems will be exhibited at Seawork International.

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The Rise of the Robots & Industry 4.0: X-STK at Drives and Controls 2016

X-STK | Applied Automation will be making its debut at the Drives and Controls Show with two stands focusing on robotics and the ‘connected factory’.

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New home for Universal Robots

X-STK | Applied Automation is delighted to announce a new partnership with Danish manufacturer Universal Robots.

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Extensive Control and Monitoring Range Unveiled at METS

Applied Marine Automation will showcase an extended range of marine automation, control and monitoring systems at METS 2015.

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Secure remote access made easy at the Machine Building Show

X-STK | Applied Automation will launch the new integrated Secomea WiFi option at this year’s Machine Building Show.

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Robot challenge launches conveyors at UK trade show

Applied Automation Industrial Systems will launch a range of Swedish conveyors at this year’s PPMA Show and invite visitors to take on the robot challenge.

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Applied Automation launches Swedish conveyor

Engineering firm Applied Automation (UK) Ltd is launching a range of Swedish conveyors.

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Move to new base for Plymouth engineering firm

Applied Automation (UK) Limited is moving into its new factory which is more than twice the size of the previous site.

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New division and new home for Applied Automation

Rapidly growing south west manufacturer Applied Automation (UK) Ltd is launching a new division and moving to a new home.

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Grand opening as X-STK unveils new Cardiff headquarters

X-STK | Applied Automation has officially opened its new offices in Cardiff.

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Applied Automation announces major expansion plans

Engineering firm Applied Automation has announced plans to expand its workforce and move to a new factory more than twice the size of its current site.

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Ultra slim floating glass helm to be unveiled at METS

Applied Marine Automation will unveil the latest in its range of Command consoles, the BLADE, at METS in Amsterdam.

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