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, 2016-12-12

Bosch Rexroth Launches New Microsite for Resource Kits

Bosch Rexroth Factory Automation microsite

New microsite features Rexroth’s newest technologies, as well as three of Bosch Rexroth’s most popular Resource Kits.

Bosch Rexroth’s new microsite features Rexroth’s latest factory automation product innovations and related Resource Kits in one easy-to-use platform.

In an effort to make life even easier for time-challenged engineers, Bosch Rexroth has launched a microsite (http://www.movewithrexroth.com/ ) for its latest factory automation products and the associated Resource Kits. This website features easy navigation through ten of Rexroth’s newest products in the areas of Electric Drives and Controls, Linear Motion and Mechatronics, Plastic Chain Conveyors, and Connected Automation. Customers fill out a simple form to request the affiliated kit, each of which is packed with information and reference materials selected for its usefulness to engineers. A clickable pop-up box describes each kit’s contents, which are updated with new information approximately every 12-18 months and are free of charge. Topics include Lean Production and Automation Insights, Linear Motion & Mechatronics @ Work, and Advancing Factory Automation. Additional information about each is included below.

Lean Production and Automation Insights

Rexroth’s experience with lean manufacturing challenges paves the way for those wanting to drive their own lean production initiatives forward. This kit helps customers discover new and creative ways to use lean production and automation technology to accelerate improvements in factories with all types of production models. It provides detailed guidebooks, links to lean manufacturing podcasts recorded by prominent lean experts, as well as a lean technical paper, “Lean production and automation: How to find the right mix,“ among its broad range of white papers and videos.

Linear Motion & Mechatronics @ Work

For those in need of mechatronics solutions, look no further than this Rexroth Resource Kit for in-depth engineering support and a broad range of linear motion and mechatronics technology development tools. The most popular resource kit, the Linear Motion & Mechatronics @ Work Kit includes a digital copy of the 350+ page engineering reference book, Linear Motion Technology Handbook, in addition to white papers, how-to guides and other exclusive Rexroth engineering content.

Advancing Factory Automation

For automation-driven factories in need of smart, productive technologies, fast changeovers and maximum flexibility, along with increasing demands for improved energy efficiency and machine safety, Rexroth’s Advancing Factory Automation Kit can offer practical steps forward. It narrows down a specially selected portfolio of Rexroth automation case studies, technical papers, technology brochures, videos and links to online resources. The tools and engineering insight offered by Rexroth’s experts will help advance performance and value in automated systems and equipment of virtually any size or type. The Advancing Factory Automation kit includes a hard copy of the Special Machine Tool Application Excerpt from 10 steps to performance level: Handbook for the implementation of functional safety according to ISO 13849.

Additional resource kits are available from Rexroth from its main website at www.boschrexroth-us.com/resourcekits . In addition to the kits described here, customers will find the Hydraulics Performance kit, the Mobile Hydraulics Solutions kit and the Packaging and Printing Results kit.


About Bosch Rexroth

About Bosch Rexroth

Economical, precise, safe, and energy efficient: drive and control technology from Bosch Rexroth moves machines and systems of any size. The company bundles global application experience in the market segments of Mobile Applications, Machinery Applications and Engineering, and Factory Automation to develop innovative components as well as tailored system solutions and services. Bosch Rexroth offers its customers hydraulics, electric drives and controls, gear technology, and linear motion and assembly technology all from one source. With locations in over 80 countries, more than 31,100 associates generated sales revenue of approximately $5.99 billion (5.4 billion euros) in 2015. To learn more, please visit www.boschrexroth-us.com

About Bosch

Having established a regional presence in 1906 in North America, the Bosch Group employs some 28,700 associates in more than 100 locations, as of April 1, 2015. In 2014, Bosch generated consolidated sales of $11.3 billion in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. For more information, visitwww.boschrexroth-us.com , www.bosch.com.mx and www.bosch.ca .

The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services. It employs roughly 375,000 associates worldwide (as of December 31, 2015). The company generated sales of $78.3 billion (70.6 billion euros) in 2015. Its operations are divided into four business sectors: Mobility Solutions, Industrial Technology, Consumer Goods, and Energy and Building Technology. The Bosch Group comprises Robert Bosch GmbH and its roughly 440 subsidiaries and regional companies in some 60 countries. Including sales and service partners, Bosch’s global manufacturing and sales network covers some 150 countries. The basis for the company’s future growth is its innovative strength. Bosch employs 55,800 associates in research and development at 118 locations across the globe. The Bosch Group’s strategic objective is to deliver innovations for a connected life. Bosch improves quality of life worldwide with products and services that are innovative and spark enthusiasm. In short, Bosch creates technology that is “Invented for life.” Additional information is available online at www.bosch.com and www.bosch-press.com , http://twitter.com/BoschPresse .

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