Control Engineering Industry Leaders


Control Engineering is a magazine for engineers in all industries who buy, specify, design and maintain automation, control and instrumentation devices, networks, systems, and software for automated process, manufacturing, and hybrid solutions. Visit the partner sites below for insight into their market expertise, products, and services. Click on an Industry Leader logo and you will be taken through to view this valuable information


Honeywell Process Solutions serves several industries, including refining, oil and gas, pulp, paper and printing, power generation, chemicals, life sciences, and metals, minerals and mining. Honeywell Process Solutions is committed to helping customers improve business performance and increase profitability. Honeywell can help customers meet these objectives with integrated solutions that improve safety, reliability and efficiency.


Eaton's electrical business offers a complete line of motor control and logic components, including everything from sophisticated power control devices like adjustable frequency drives and soft starters to logic components like pushbuttons, relays, terminal blocks and operator interface– all the latest in technology, built to meet the demanding needs of machine-builders, users, and contractors in many industrial and construction applications.


Founded in 1968 Noren Products, Inc. has been a leader in manufacturing products based on heat pipe technology. At present we have five main product lines, each with their own design and development staff. For almost forty years we have been widely recognized for our ability to solve heat transfer challenges with cutting edge designs.


ProSoft Technology, Inc. is a US company specializing in the development of in-chassis, protocol interface products for automation platforms, in-rack flow computers, stand-alone gateways and wireless communication networks. Development of the first product started in 1988 under contract to Allen-Bradley.

SEW Eurodrive

SEW Eurodrive
As a world leader in drive technology and a pioneer in drive-based automation, SEW-EURODRIVE has established a reputation for quickly solving the most difficult power transmission and motion control challenges. We introduced the gearmotor in 1931. In the more than 75 years since then, we have been bringing the best in drive technology to our customers. That commitment has led to a history of innovations — the first variable speed gearmotor, early development of electronic drives, some of the first successful efforts to decentralize control and the first motor with energy-efficient copper rotors.

UE Systems

United Electic Controls
Since 1931, United Electric Controls has been manufacturing durable and reliable pressure and temperature switches, controls, transducers and sensors, providing protection to equipment, processes and personnel in a variety of industries.

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