Emerson completes acquisition of GE’s Intelligent Platforms Business

Emerson completes acquisition of GE’s Intelligent Platforms Business
Published: 5 February 2019 - 5 a.m.

Emerson recently announced it has completed the purchase of Intelligent Platforms from General Electric.

The addition of Intelligent Platforms programmable logic controller (PLC) technologies will enable Emerson to expand its capabilities in machine control and discrete applications.

Intelligent Platforms, with its portfolio of cloud-connected controllers and devices for smart plants will serve as a strong complement to Emerson’s industry-leading Plantweb digital ecosystem.

Through this expansion, Emerson is growing opportunities across process and discrete industries as well as hybrid markets such as metals and mining, life sciences, food and beverage, and packaging.

Intelligent Platforms is based in Charlottesville, Va. with approximately 650 employees worldwide and 2017 sales of $210m.


Click here to add your comment

Please add your comment below
Name
Country
Email
Your email address will not be published
Captcha