Beckhoff at Hannover Messe 2012

From 23 to 27 April, Beckhoff presented its complete product range of PC- and EtherCAT-based control technology at Hannover Messe on over 1000 square metres. The main focus was on the presentation of the new XTS linear transport system that opens up new possibilities for mechanical engineering. The Beckhoff Trade Show TV offers a daily summary of exciting information about product innovations, interviews and impressions directly from the Beckhoff booth.

Beckhoff Trade Show TV

Hannover Messe | Day 1

Hannover Messe | Day 1
The main focus of Hannover Messe is on XTS, the new linear transport system from Beckhoff that opens up new possibilities for mechanical engineering.

Hannover Messe | Day 2

Hannover Messe | Day 2
The new EtherCAT PLC with only 12.5 ┬Ás cycle time is presented. We report on the export development, the HMI partner country China as well as the visit of Lihua Liu, Chinese Vice Minister of Industry and Information Technologies, on the Beckhoff booth.

Hannover Messe | Day 3

Hannover Messe | Day 3
The focus is on new EtherCAT products, practical advantages with XFC, the automation suite TwinCAT 3 as well as the TectoYou initiative for pupils.

Hannover Messe | Day 4

Hannover Messe | Day 4
We report on the new EtherCAT Box in stainless steel housing, further products in Hygienic Design and the AM8000 servomotor generation.