Lexium and Transparent Factory honored at Automation Europe
At the Automation Europe trade show held in Paris in early October, Schneider Electric was chosen for two first prizes in a competitive field of 200 innovative products. Modicon/Telemecanique Lexium, a comprehensive and integrated system for motion control, won top honors in the Business Solutions category while Transparent Factory led the pack in the Integration and Comprehensive Solutions category. Transparent Factory uses Ethernet TCP/IP technology to offer completely open access to information at all levels of a factory.
The contest organized by Automation Europe covered innovative products in six categories:
-Integration and comprehensive solutions.
The jury included 12 journalists from the French and international press and a few manufacturers.