CAN Automotion provide services and products for the implementation of distributed, intelligent systems in automotive and industrial automation. Our specialization in CAN-bus provides you with a product range that supplies Windows-based starter kits and a comprehensive text to freely programmable controllers for vehicles and machines. We are providers of system solutions for many different fields of application.
With one of the most comprehensive ranges of hardware and software products for data communication in the industry, engineered and manufactured in Germany, we have earned a worldwide reputation for performance, high quality, product longevity, in-stock delivery, impeccable customer service and technical support.
Design and development of innovative and high-performing solutions are a special capability for which Can Automotion typically supplements its customer’s objectives through all phases of their product life cycle including development of service tools.
We work as system integrators with STW Controllers, Wachendorff Operator Interfaces and SureGrip Controls Joystick bringing together complete systems for mobile machinery, which includes control systems design, wiring, prototyping, programming, testing, debugging and tuning.
GEMAC is our partner for CAN Bus Tester, CAN Observer- tools that will assist machine builders and operators of mobile and industrial plant and machinery 24×7. We also supply Inclination sensors and ASICS from GEMAC.
News & Events
Assistive robots in Healthcare
Assistive robots in healthcare enhances lives and helps people go about their daily lives to their potential and reduce reliance on full time care. Designed to be a collaborative robot with Industry 4.0 credentials and a number of sensors, the robots can perform a number of complex tasks. Most visitors to our site are engineers and we have shared this post from CAN in Automation as an item of interest for everyone. Read more
HMS releases new corporate video
8th June 2016: As you know we work with IXXAT in the HMS group, who help connect devices and networks together and also work in the IIoT space for smart Industrial devices to network and work together. So here’s an interesting take on what HMS do. View video link
STW participation in IFAT 30th May to 3rd June 2016
May 31st 2016 STW is showcasing a number of products at IFAT 2016 at Munich in Hall 5 Booth 116. Read more
Schleifring FORJ- Single mode- Single channel and Multi channel an Australian favourite
24th May 2016: Ever since Schleifring FORJs made their debut in Australia in 2006, they have become the Industry standard in many industries with Single mode Single and Multi channel FORJs, in Mining, Ship-loaders, HDTV underwater cameras and many more applications. Satisfied and repeat customers are: Sandvik material handling, Thyssen Krupp Industrial Solutions, Channel 7, Port Waratah Coal Services, Port Kembla Coal Terminal, Cavotec, Wampfler, Rio Tinto, FMG, etc. Read more
Remote Services – Revolutionising Mobile Machines
21 May 2016: Telematics services adoption by a company is very often initially driven by requirements arising within technical support or maintenance teams. Only after a first implementation additional business opportunities are realized and the potential of telematics services as a business on its own is perceived. In addition the extent of the implementation has a significant impact on processes and organizational structures within the company. This leads to the conclusion that the step towards telematics services is rather a strategic top-down decision than a technical bottom-up approach. Manufacturers, integrators, or operators of diesel engines have been and will be confronted with this topic which his outlined in this article. Read more
STW brings powerful ISOBUS compliant Rugged Electronic controller to Agricultural machines
16th May 2016 : STW (Sensor Technik Wiedemann) a leading European manufacturer of Rugged freely programmable controllers brings a powerful ISOBUS compliant 32 bit controller to Agricultural applications. Read more
Video to configure IXXAT 1SI CANopen
The 1 SI CANopen module brings CANopen connectivity to the SIMATIC ET200S modular I/O system, enabling full integration between devices on a CANopen network and the ET200S. Addition of 1 SI CANopen module into the ET200S system allows a CANopen network to be seamlessly controlled from PROFIBUS and PROFINET.
HMS-IXXAT have released a video demonstrating how to configure 1SI CANopen with a Simatic ET200S modular I/O system. Watch this video
Video to help you configure IXXAT CM CANopen for communication to a Siemens PLC
16th May 2016: The IXXAT CM CANopen enables system integrators to connect any CANopen or CAN 2.0A device to the SIMATIC S7-1200 PLC. The module plugs into the communication module interface of the S7-1200 and acts as a bridge between the CANopen or CAN devices and the SIMATIC basic controller, allowing integrators to choose from a wider range of automation products when designing their system.
HMS-IXXAT have presented a new video demonstrating how to configure and set up IXXAT CM CANopen for communication to a Siemens S7 PLC. Watch the video
Janz Tec Raspberry Pi 2 B embedded controller on road to success
12th May 2016: The very positive reviews in the press and high demand at the 2016 “embedded world” trade fair shows that Janz Tec Raspberry Computer emPC-A/RPI is on the pulse of the times with its industry-ready features. Read more
Schleifring releases an exciting new corporate video- a Must watch
11th May 2016: Many of our customers will agree that ‘ Schleifring slip rings keeps the world turning’. Now Schleifring has put together an informative video which shows different applications that you may have never imagined where Schleifring plays a key role. Watch this video