Machine Building
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Your strong partner for machine building

Machine building is a global and highly dynamic market. The competition you face as a provider is tough. It is important that you meet the requirements of your customers and develop a range of products and services that allows you to remain competitive for the long term. The focus is firmly on the cost-effectiveness, quality, flexibility, and performance of your machines. Phoenix Contact offers you a comprehensive range of products and services – making a significant contribution to your competitiveness.

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Machine building brochure:
Products and solutions for your success in machine building
Discover our range of solutions for machine building in our 40-page brochure. Find out more about our products and their typical applications, as well as our history, extensive expertise, and services.
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Three images depicting machine building at Phoenix Contact in the 1960s, in the present day, and in the future.

Machine building at Phoenix Contact.

We have a long tradition of machine building

Phoenix Contact has close ties with the machine building industry. Our in-house machine building department, with 180 employees, provides support for all developmental and manufacturing business units worldwide. As a result, we are very familiar with your daily challenges.

The service portfolio ranges from creating manually operated equipment to complex production systems. Together, we develop high-quality production approaches, innovative solutions, and state-of-the-art manufacturing technologies.

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The journey to a smart factory – human-machine collaboration at Phoenix Contact.

Digitalization in machine building

The aim of digitalization is the smart factory. This describes an efficient and adaptable production system which achieves optimum value creation at every stage. The self-organizing value networks can be optimized according to various criteria, such as costs, availability or the use of resources.

Together with customers and partners, we are actively shaping solutions for the future. With almost 100 years of experience in machine building and automation, we are ideally placed to take the digital transformation of our world and turn it into the intelligent production of tomorrow.

Here, extensive manufacturing capability, in-house machine building, and expert automation know-how are just three of the many reasons why Phoenix Contact is a reliable partner. We are demonstrating what is already possible today in our own production processes. Increase your competitive edge with more intelligent production processes for maximum efficiency and flexibility. We develop components, systems, and solutions that will enable you to achieve this.

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Digital Factory now

Digitalization presents numerous challenges for production – but above all, it also provides countless opportunities for increasing productivity and system availability. Use your existing machine and process data to redesign your production processes to be more flexible and efficient, and create the foundation for new, data-centric business models to secure your long-term competitive edge.

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