Eric Lund and Adam Broadwater from Burr Oak Tool Inc. presented a case study at the 2013 Automation Summit in New Orleans on June 25, 2013. The presentation covered Burr Oak’s use of Siemens technology, specifically its S7-1500 series PLCs and TIA Portal engineering software. Lund and Broadwater described how the technology was implemented and the benefits that it provided to Burr Oak to help build new equipment faster, better and more economically. The Automation Summit is held by Siemens as a way for its customers to learn from other companies, network, receive training, and provide input to Siemens.
For over 65 years Burr Oak Tool Inc. has designed customized production machinery for the heat transfer and tube processing industries. OAK machines are installed and successfully operating in over 70 countries. Providing quality machines, service and parts to customers worldwide reinforces Burr Oak’s slogan, “Global Experience...Local Solutions.”
For more information contact Burr Oak Tool Inc., 405 West South Street, Sturgis, MI 49091. Telephone: 269-651-9393, Fax: 269-651-4324. Website: www.burroak.com .