Applied Automation Engineering Solutions

We design and build bespoke automated machines and lines, using a wide range of industrial control systems. We also provide a cost-effective ‘Build-to-Print’ facility for the repeat supply of mechanical, electrical and pneumatic assemblies. Other services include cable harness assembly, CE marking and machine refurbishment.

We support a range of sectors including automotive, food and drink, pharmaceutical, marine and transport, and supply a host of local and UK companies as well as exporting around the world.

Engineering Solutions is a division of Applied Automation (UK) Ltd., founded in 1986. The company is located on the Langage Industrial Estate in Plymouth, Devon.

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Our Experience

We have been designing and manufacturing bespoke automation equipment for over 30 years. When Applied Automation was originally formed in 1986, we were principally a system build company. The design and manufacture of industrial control systems has always been an integral part of our business. We have amassed a wealth of experience on a wide range of system types from the classic PLC/SCADA, through to drives, motion control, vision and data collection.

Our experienced team produce innovative, effective and reliable solutions. The skills and capacity at Applied Automation gives reassurance that a project will be successfully delivered on time and on budget, no matter how challenging.

Our Customers

We develop close working relationships with our customers to gain a deep understanding of their specialist manufacturing processes and the demands of their particular industry. With a better understanding of their requirements, we can provide a more effective solution.

We have experience of providing controls systems for a broad range of industries including food, pharmaceutical, FMCG, automotive and service. We are proud to have a client base of international, market-leading companies.

The Complete Solution

All of the skills and services required to successfully complete a project are available in-house. We offer a complete service, from an initial site visit, consultation, through to delivery, commission and on-going support.