Press Releases

Introducing Handheld Models For GOT2000 Series HMI

Introducing Handheld Models For GOT2000 Series HMI

December 13, 2018
Making it easier than ever for machine operators and maintenance personnel to monitor and control machine components, Mitsubishi Electric Automation introduces handheld models for its GOT2000 Series, a human machine interface (HMI) that optimizes operator control and monitoring of device and line status.
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New White Paper Provides Solutions to Complex Demands of Machine Design in Packaging Industry

New White Paper Provides Solutions to Complex Demands of Machine Design in Packaging Industry

December 03, 2018
This latest whitepaper, titled "Optimizing Innovation in Machine Design", was written to enlighten readers on how innovative solutions in machine design can lead to faster and more efficient machine program design in packaging machines.
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New Integrated Robotics White Paper Discusses Production Efficiencies for Packaging Industry

New Integrated Robotics White Paper Discusses Production Efficiencies for Packaging Industry

November 05, 2018
Integrated robotics in packaging machinery and production lines can result in significant productivity gains. Readers of this latest white paper will learn how the use of integrated robotics can improve packaging machines’ performance and demand response.
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Lowering Total Cost of Ownership and Maintenance of Packaging Machines - Whitepaper

Lowering Total Cost of Ownership and Maintenance of Packaging Machines - Whitepaper

October 11, 2018
This whitepaper, "Innovative Predictive Maintenance Capabilities for Packaging Operations", provides insights on data analysis and machine learning technologies that provide in-time communication to operators and managers regarding the quality of production and the availability and effectiveness of machines. The purpose of the paper is to provide readers with innovative solutions for lowering total cost of ownership and reduce unplanned maintenance of packaging machines.
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White Paper Provides Manufacturers with Insights About Smart Machines

White Paper Provides Manufacturers with Insights About Smart Machines

September 20, 2018
Mitsubishi Electric technologies' exceptional performance and insight ensure production is always optimized. By downloading our free whitepaper "5 Smart Machine Innovations and why you should care" you will gain insight into the innovations that have created a foundation for improving machine intelligence while offering the benefit of reshaping business models for enhanced revenue streams and cost containment.
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Introducing Pak/iQ to Boost Intelligence of Smart Packaging Machines

Introducing Pak/iQ to Boost Intelligence of Smart Packaging Machines

August 16, 2018
Responding to end user needs to rapidly adjust to changing consumer demands and OEM requirements to incorporate the latest technologies into their machines, Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc., introduces Pak/iQ to solve the challenges of both customer segments in the packaging industry. Pak/iQ is a comprehensive portfolio of packaging products designed to improve the performance and lower the total cost of deploying smart packaging machines.
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New iQ Monozukuri Andon Provides Simple, Cost-effective Visualization of Production Sites

New iQ Monozukuri Andon Provides Simple, Cost-effective Visualization of Production Sites

June 27, 2018
Mitsubishi Electric Automation is making it easy for small- to medium-sized factories to realize the benefits of an Andon system, with the introduction of iQ Monozukuri Andon. The simple, cost-effective Andon package facilitates visualization of production sites using Mitsubishi Electric’s GOT2000 graphic operation terminal and a web browser. iQ Monozukuri Andon offers pre-engineered project data and software to quickly and easily implement and operate an Andon system.
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Mitsubishi Electric Automation to Present Its Single Source Manufacturing Solutions at IMTS

Mitsubishi Electric Automation to Present Its Single Source Manufacturing Solutions at IMTS

June 20, 2018
Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. will present its single source manufacturing solutions at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), being held September 10 - 15, 2018 at McCormick Place in Chicago. Visitors to booth 134102 will see some of Mitsubishi Electric’s most advanced, integrated factory automation products in action, including industrial internet of things (IIoT) systems, the M8 CNC series control platform, FR series robots, 5-axis machining and a fully automated manufacturing (FAM) cell.
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New C80 Series CNC-Dedicated CPU Maximizes Performance

New C80 Series CNC-Dedicated CPU Maximizes Performance

April 24, 2018
Users of the MELSEC iQ-R automation platform can now achieve even greater productivity and lower cycle times with the introduction of the C80 Series CNC. The rack-based C80 features a CNC-dedicated CPU designed to maximize the control’s performance.
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Introducing Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Quick Tip Videos

Introducing Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Quick Tip Videos

March 01, 2018
We have developed a series of quick tip videos to help users of our CNC control products with answers to the most commonly asked questions. The video series provides a step-by-step explanation of various functions and topics such as customizing counters, and performing a program search. We plan to continue to add to the series to provide useful and convenient tools to support our customers.
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CC-Link IE Field Safety Features Integrated into Mitsubishi Electric MR-J4-GF Servo Amplifiers

CC-Link IE Field Safety Features Integrated into Mitsubishi Electric MR-J4-GF Servo Amplifiers

February 21, 2018
We’ve integrated CC-Link IE Field Safety features into our MR-J4-GF Servo Amplifiers, facilitating complete industrial Ethernet safety communication capabilities and attributes. CC-Link IE Field is an open 1-Gbit industrial Ethernet automation network and CC-Link IE Field Safety meets both IEC and ISO safety standards. The integration also makes the system configuration much simpler and cleaner by reducing wiring.
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New CNC Dealer Locator on Mitsubishi Electric Automation Website  Provides Convenience for the Machine Tool Industry

New CNC Dealer Locator on Mitsubishi Electric Automation Website Provides Convenience for the Machine Tool Industry

December 05, 2017
Mitsubishi Electric Automation has added a new feature on its website to make it easier for end users and others in the machine tool industry to locate OEMs and dealers who offer CNC machine tools that use Mitsubishi Electric controls.
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M80W Computer Numerical Controller (CNC) Features Intuitive Touch-Screen Operation

M80W Computer Numerical Controller (CNC) Features Intuitive Touch-Screen Operation

November 06, 2017
The M80W features a touch screen Windows®-based display that is separate from the control unit, providing expandability and flexibility. The 19" vertical display with a split multiple window that can be customized by arranging a keyboard, operation panel, document viewer or other applications. The new M80W CNC was designed for the automotive and machine tool industries, and is especially useful for applications such as turning centers, machining centers, lathes and mills.
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GT25 Wide HMI Provides Greater Visualization and Improves Operational Efficiency

GT25 Wide HMI Provides Greater Visualization and Improves Operational Efficiency

September 28, 2017
The GT25 Wide HMI displays information on high-resolution screens – 7-inch wide video graphics array (WVGA) or 10-inch wide extended graphics array (WXGA) – for clear image quality. For optimum visibility and performance, the GT25 Wide HMI features remote connectivity through the GOT Mobile option. This high performance HMI also features a built-in sound output interface, which provides audio feedback, notifications and verbal instructions to operators.
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Mitsubishi Electric Automation and Bimba Manufacturing Announce Collaboration to Provide Single-Source Turnkey Electric Motion Solutions

Mitsubishi Electric Automation and Bimba Manufacturing Announce Collaboration to Provide Single-Source Turnkey Electric Motion Solutions

August 31, 2017
Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. and Bimba Manufacturing Co. have announced a collaboration that will combine Mitsubishi Electric’s innovative industrial automation technology with Bimba’s industry-leading motion control solutions.
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Mitsubishi Electric Automation Introduces HVAC Bypass Controller

Mitsubishi Electric Automation Introduces HVAC Bypass Controller

August 08, 2017
Combining motor control, energy efficiency and reliability in a compact design, the new PowerGate H Series “slimline” bypass controller from Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. provides a single, scalable, off–the–shelf fan and pump control solution for the HVAC market.
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Mitsubishi Electric Automation to Offer 24/7 Technical Support

Mitsubishi Electric Automation to Offer 24/7 Technical Support

July 13, 2017
We have now extended our service hours to provide customers with 24/7 technical support. These extended hours will be available through U.S.-based phone support for CNC machines and robots. The extended service hours are intended for emergencies that could result in costly downtime.
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FR-A800-E & FR-F800-E All-in-One VFDs Now Offer Ethernet Connectivity as a Standard Feature

FR-A800-E & FR-F800-E All-in-One VFDs Now Offer Ethernet Connectivity as a Standard Feature

June 26, 2017
In a move to give plant managers and engineering managers an edge in the highly competitive manufacturing market, Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc., announced the introduction of Ethernet-connected versions of its popular FR-A800 and FR-F800 Series variable frequency drives (VFDs).
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GT2107 Wide HMI Improves System Visibility and Performance

GT2107 Wide HMI Improves System Visibility and Performance

June 06, 2017
Driven by end user demand for improved visualization into their automation solutions portfolio, Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. has introduced the GT2107 Wide Series Human Machine Interface (HMI).
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Mitsubishi Electric Automation Launches Redundant Control System

Mitsubishi Electric Automation Launches Redundant Control System

April 05, 2017
Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. has paired its proven iQ-R Series integrated control platform with a redundant function module to create a redundant process control system for applications that require highly reliable control.
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Mitsubishi Electric Automation Connects  the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) with Open Standard MTConnect

Mitsubishi Electric Automation Connects the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) with Open Standard MTConnect

March 17, 2017
In its continuing effort to help manufacturers leverage Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) opportunities to improve productivity and reduce manufacturing costs, Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. introduces an MTConnect® adapter to facilitate shop floor monitoring.
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Mitsubishi Electric Automation Wins Prestigious Awards from Industry Publications and Their Readers

Mitsubishi Electric Automation Wins Prestigious Awards from Industry Publications and Their Readers

February 13, 2017
Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. was honored for manufacturing excellence, innovation and user trust by leading design, engineering and automation trade publications and their user communities.
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