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Rocked Well

Rockwell-Emerson merger shot down multiple times $27 billion is a whole heap of money, but it wasn’t sufficient enough for Emerson Electric to acquire Rockwell Automation. The Milwaukee-based automation equipment maker said Tuesday it had rejected an unsolicited acquisition bid from St. Louis-based Emerson, and it wasn’t the first offer. Emerson has reportedly made multiple […]

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In Another “Ethisphere”

Schneider, Rockwell, and others make unique list A number of big name companies were given the distinct honor of being deemed “ethical” businesses in this year’s edition of the Ethisphere Institute’s World’s Most Ethical Companies awards. The 124 recipients this year—the Insitute’s tenth—spanned 19 countries and a spectrum of categories including energy and utilities, engineering and […]

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Rockwell Automation donates $200,000 to NAED Education and Research Foundation

Rockwell Automation, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wis., is giving an initial contribution of $200,000 to the National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED) Education and Research Foundation. The contribution, the first of several expected over multiple years from the industrial automation company, will be dedicated to the “enrichment and international expansion of courses and training provided by Foundation,” […]

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Bo-Witt adds Kevin Sweeney as VP of business development

Bo-Witt Products, Inc., the Edinburgh, Ind.-located producer of insulators and custom molding, has added Kevin Sweeney as vice president of business development. He began his career with Allen Bradley Co. (Rockwell International) in manufacturing engineering, and while there he was responsible for thermoset composite tooling and manufacturing engineering at the company’s molding facility, Rostone. Sweeney […]

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