Automation & Control

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Explore automation & control trends, news, guides.


How To Specify a PLC

Post By: Tom Rowse On: 17-10-2019

The controller is the core of any automated system, and must be able to give a reliable performance for many years...


2020 Manufacturing Trends

Post By: Ryan King On: 17-10-2019

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is upon us, and every month brings us closer to the advanced state of integrated automation that is Industry 4.0. What exactly does this mean?


Smart Connectors & Industry 4.0

Post By: Ryan King On: 26-09-2019

First we had the internet, then the Internet of Things (IoT) and now such a rapid growth of industrial technology that we are already well into the IIoT (Industrial IoT)...


How To Size A Variable Speed Drive

Post By: Tom Rowse On: 26-09-2019

VSDs (Variable Speed Drives) come in a bewildering array of sizes and alternative names. They are sometimes also called Variable Frequency Drives, Adjustable Speed or Frequency Drives, Microdrives, AC Drives and Inverters...


How To Troubleshoot A Noisy Contactor

Post By: Tom Rowse On: 26-09-2019

It's not unusual for electrical equipment to emit a buzzing, humming or chattering noise, which can sometimes be loud enough to keep you awake at night, disturb the silent ambience...



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Automation and control systems are at the heart of Rowse. We have been working with many industrial businesses both locally and across the UK. During this time we have developed a deep understanding of our products and what our customers require when looking at automation and control systems.

We have taken this knowledge and have started sharing content here on our blog on all automation and control topics. From industry 4.0 to electrical automation, our in-house team are actively sharing our knowledge with you.