Rockwell Automation, Inc., the world’s largest company dedicated to industrial automation and digital transformation, and Doosan Corporation, a leading global robot manufacturer, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to form a partnership for developing new technologies for intelligent factories globally. The agreement signing ceremony was led by South Korea’s Minister of Trade, Industry, and Energy, Lee Chang-Yang, and took place at the Waldorf Astoria Washington DC. The companies will focus on further integrating their robots and controllers and providing global automation solutions for their customers.
Commemorating the 70th anniversary of the U.S.-South Korea alliance, this partnership marks a significant milestone in advancing bilateral partnerships in advanced industries and technologies. The ceremony celebrated 23 MOUs between U.S. and South Korean entities, with Rockwell and Doosan leading the way for advanced automation technologies.
Collaboration to Focus on Advancing Automation Technologies
The strategic partnership will leverage the strengths of both companies in developing cutting-edge products and services that will make customers worldwide even more resilient, agile, and sustainable. Under the partnership, Doosan Robotics will become a long-term robot supplier for Rockwell’s manufacturing operations. At the same time, Rockwell will provide automation solutions for Doosan, a holding company offering a wide range of products worldwide.
Rockwell and Doosan officials will focus on further integrating the companies’ robots and controllers and developing robotic and other technologies for automation facilities, innovative factory construction, and other applications for their customers globally. By working together, the two companies aim to advance the development of automation technologies and increase efficiency and productivity for their customers.
Significance of the Rockwell and Doosan’s Partnership
The partnership between Rockwell and Doosan is significant for several reasons. Firstly, it marks the coming together of two leading companies in the industrial automation industry, who share a common goal of advancing the development of smart factories. Secondly, it reflects the importance of international cooperation in promoting advanced industries and technologies.
Thirdly, the partnership is expected to increase efficiency and productivity for companies and their customers globally. Integrating Rockwell’s automation solutions with Doosan’s robots and controllers will create new opportunities for automation. Developing new technologies for intelligent factories will pave the way for increased efficiency and productivity in the manufacturing sector.
Commenting on the partnership, Ed Moreland, Vice President of Government Affairs and External Communications, Rockwell Automation, said, “We are proud to sign this strategic agreement with Doosan during their historic visit to Washington. Rockwell and Doosan look forward to working together to provide cutting-edge products and services that will make our customers worldwide even more resilient, agile, and sustainable.”
The partnership between Rockwell and Doosan has been welcomed by customers and industry analysts alike, who see it as a significant step towards advancing automation technologies for smart factories. By leveraging each other’s strengths, the two companies aim to create new opportunities for automation and provide advanced solutions for their customers globally.
The partnership between Rockwell and Doosan is an exciting development in the industrial automation industry. As two leading companies in the field, their collaboration is expected to lead to significant advancements in automation technologies for intelligent factories globally. By working together, they aim to provide advanced solutions that will increase efficiency and productivity for their customers and pave the way for a more sustainable and agile manufacturing sector.