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    Process automation solutions

  • Making Cheese with PlantStruxure

    South Caernarfon Creameries started making cheese the old fashioned way, by hand, but as they grew they quickly realized they needed an automated process to keep their product consistent. Enter PlantStruxure™, which brought easy to use process control to their factory.

  • Getting dirty with coal mining automation

    As a leader in cleaning up abandoned coal mine tips, RecyCoal needed to integrate process automation to get the most from their machines. They turned to PlantStruxure™ to monitor, maintain, and automate what was once a manually run operation.

  • Reducing the power consumption

    See how Schneider Electric's PlantStruxure™ Solution helped Australia's Wide Bay Water Corporation reduce power consumption in their largest wastewater treatment plant by 12.5%.

  • Increasing energy and production efficiency

    See how Schneider Electric's PlantStruxure™ solution has helped pushed Total, a state-run ethanol producer, into the forefront of Brazil's bio-fuel industry.

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    Your challenges have been multiplied by the volatile state of the global economy. In this type of environment, the demands on process automation system are increased, and go beyond simple regulatory functions. Your process automation system becomes a tool, not only to manage your plant, but also decrease energy consumption, reduce costs and cut emissions. It supports production and business decisions and prepares your plant and operations for the future.
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    Our process automation solutions

    • Industrial automation services

      A complete set of services from design studies to modernisation to help maximise your business infrastructure. Find Out More
    • Remote automation

      Manage your remote operations in critical infrastructure with complete and integrated field-to-enterprise offers. Find Out More
    • Discrete automation

      Optimize your discrete operations with minimized project risk, reduced installation and maintenance costs. Find Out More
    • Hybrid process automation

      An innovative control system to turn your efficiency vision into real-life energy savings. Find Out More
    • Continuous process automation

      A Process Automation System that provides operational integrity to your plant, operational insight to your people and a future-proof platform for your operation. Find Out More
    • Process safety

      Manage risk and hazards and avoid unscheduled asset downtime and maximize process uptime. Find Out More
    • Machine automation

      Reduce your time for design installation, and commissioning with flexible, validated and ready-to-use architectures. Find Out More
    • Solutions delivered by System Integrators

      Find a trusted Schneider Electric System Integrator, with demonstrated experience and professionalism in control system integration, to deliver your next project. Find Out More
    • Solutions delivered by Collaborative Automation Partners

      Whether you are a partner or a customer, maximize your automation project with Schneider Electric’s complimentary solutions and offer. Find Out More

    Why work with Schneider Electric

    • Handshake icon 40 years of experience. It makes all the difference. We understand your challenges ! At Schneider Electric, a leader in process automation and energy management, we have been delivering solutions for industry for over 40 years. We know that your application is unique, so we offer flexible and secure architectures that can be tailored to meet your process needs for greater agility, efficiency and safety.
    • Time icon Invest today. Don’t be obsolete tomorrow. PlantStruxure is the integrated automation offer. PlantStruxure brings together our remote, discrete, hybrid and continuous process applications with complete lifecycle services to help make your operations more efficient from initial design to modernization. From shop floor to top floor, PlantStruxure connects our automation offers in an open and standard Ethernet architecture using proven and integrated technologies and leveraging a powerful industrial software portfolio.


    • Blue Graph up icon Take advantage of the Internet of Things, enable operational excellence and improve your overall business performance.
    • Blue mobile device icon Diagnose your installation in real-time from your tablet and smart phone.
    • Blue continuity icon #1 Safety System with more than 600 million hours without failure on demand.
    • Blue time icon With Modicon M580, save 25% in development time with zero production lost during your application change.
    • Blue Graph Down icon Reduce up to 30% your energy consumption thanks to PlantStruxure PES.
    • Blue Schneider One icon Manage with the right perspective, operate with the best information, engineer with intuitive ease and protect your business.