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Automation

The Future of Workforce Automation: creating efficient workforces

16th January 2017 - Automation, ABB

yumi-separator-1183pxParticularly during the last 10 years, major advancements in technology have positively impacted almost every element of our lives; from the way in which we shop, to the careers we choose, and the tasks we perform. New technologies are continuously revolutionising our lives, and pushing us to consider the most efficient way to do things - which is arguably most visible in a factory setting. As recently as 30 years ago, factories were dominated by human workforces; multiple staff members working…

The workforce with a difference: Meet PMA's latest employee

15th July 2016 - Company News, Automation, ABB

IRB2600 robotAs part of the ABB family, we’re well-known, not only for our outstanding products available to the rail industry, but also our innovative and ground-breaking contributions to automation and robotics; associated with some of the world’s most high profile projects of the moment in this forward-thinking field. It should come as no surprise then that, just weeks after ABB proudly won the IERA Award at Automatica2016 for the revolutionary YuMi robot, we’ve taken the decision to introduce…

Optimising our production with Automatica2016

24th June 2016 - Exhibitions, Automation, ABB

Automatica2016Here at PMA, we’re incredibly proud of our heritage, with over 40 years’ experience in creating the highest quality cable protection solutions available to the global market. We’re also proud that, for the last 4 years - since 2012 - we’ve been a significant division of our wonderful parent company ABB; creating power and technology for a better future. Since joining ABB, we’ve been associated with some incredible projects - such as the Gotthard Base Tunnel in Switzerland…

The Perfect 10: PMA’s newest BSS10 half shells

4th April 2016 - What's New, Technical Information, Rail - Rolling Stock, Rail - Infrastructure, Automation

    Here at PMA, we’re always looking for ways to improve and adapt our existing products, alongside the design and creation of new ones; responding to an ever evolving, ever growing range of innovative industries.   Standing at the forefront of cable protection solutions for some of the world’s most fundamental infrastructures and industries – including telecommunications, railways, and most recently food & beverage – we have to ensure our products respond…

The Shows Must Go On!

25th January 2016 - Exhibitions, Automation, ABB

ABB_Stand_01Here at PMA, it’s important to us to give our peers, our clients, and those working in related industries, the chance to really experience the high quality and benefits of our products; to see how our products behave in specific environments, and to examine, up close, the heterotopic designs. As a result, we love taking part in exhibitions across the world, including most recently Motek 2015 and SPS 2015. Motek 2015    Held in Stuttgart, Germany, between 5th and 8th October,…

PMA Online: New Year, New Look

11th January 2016 - Company News, Automation, ABB

Screen Shot 2016-03-07 at 12.28.25  With the turn of the New Year also came the opportunity for us here at PMA to refresh our brand; now more closely aligned with that of our parent company ABB, of whom we’ve been a member since 2012. Within this, you may have noticed that our overarching website – www.pma.ch – has been revamped, reflecting the ever-changing, ever-increasing consumption of information online. Now more accessible and user friendly, our new look website makes it easier and quicker to view relevant…

PMA has the ‘X(R90)’ Factor!

19th October 2015 - What's New, Automation

Screen Shot 2015-11-04 at 11.30.23  With an extensive portfolio spanning 6,500 products specifically designed for a wealth of varied and dynamic industries, here at PMA we pride ourselves on being flexible, knowledgeable, and innovative; when our clients succeed, we succeed, and we can only do this by ensuring our products remain current and adaptable.   Arguably, in no other industry is this more important than automation – robotics and machinery – as society becomes increasingly preoccupied by technology…

PMA's new range for the automation industry

12th October 2015 - Automation

Screen Shot 2015-11-04 at 10.59.50  After 40 years in the Cable Protection industry, we're thrilled, not only to be considered the global leading brand in our field, but also to be able to grow with the needs of our clients.   Cable protection is an essential component in so many industries - telecommunications, ship building and rail to name but a few - but none are quite as radical as the automation industry.    Automation (robotics and machinery) is an ever-evolving industry with increasing demands, particularly…

Automation applications: perfectly protected with PMA

10th June 2015 - Automation

Screen Shot 2015-07-06 at 11.12.13  As you know, here at PMA we've very recently been fortunate enough to celebrate our 40th anniversary. For an incredible four decades, we've been providing our clients, from across the world, with the highest quality cable protection systems available.   What you may not know, is that although we are best known for our range of products used within the railway industry, a great number of our 6,500 products are also used in the automation industry.    Automation - manufacturing…

PMA Cable Protection: the world's finest cable protection solutions

11th December 2014 - Telecommunications, Ship Building, Rail - Rolling Stock, Rail - Infrastructure, Machine Building, Hazardous Areas, Automation

Header  At PMA we have been providing our customers with custom made, top-quality cable protection systems since 1975. Our customers benefit highly from our range of technical expertise, experience in the field and commitment to achieving the best and most efficient results possible. Our innovative products have been developed to provide our customers with reliability and practicality that is also cost-effective; with in-house testing that goes beyond International Standards, indiscriminate of age,…