Strengthening Electrical Engineering + Automation as Technology:
HAVER & BOECKER founds HAVER Automation

In order to give more importance to the sector Electrical Engineering + Automation and to strengthen it as independent technology, HAVER & BOECKER has founded the company HAVER Automation GmbH & Co. KG located in Münster (Westphalia/Germany) becoming effective as of 1 January 2016. The foundation of HAVER Automation is an important step towards the future for HAVER & BOECKER as experts for packaging, palletizing and loading technology, particularly because process optimizations and efficiency increases in machine and plant engineering are driven by the terms Industry 4.0, Smart Factory und Internet of Things, says Wolfgang Schlüpmann, managing director of HAVER Automation. In cooperation with its customers, the company develops customer-specific and industry-specific automation solutions for the cement, building products, chemical, mining and food industries.

Within the HAVER & BOECKER company, HAVER Automation will act as independent technology company. In implementing the “Time to Chain“ motto, the close integration of the technologies into the whole company plays a decisive role. “Time to Chain“ symbolizes the linking of all process steps comprising transport, storage, mixing, filling, packaging, palletizing, and loading of bulk materials and fluids. By linking these process steps to build an overall system and with the help of innovative automation solutions, all systems, machines and components are integrated into the customers’ logistic processes and thus processes are optimized and made more efficient. This leads to an intelligent production and to new business models.

HAVER Automation has expertise in the sectors:
Engineering, project management, commissioning, service
Process control engineering, dispatch automation, batch management, OEE and web solutions, condition monitoring

PLC programming, switching and control cabinets, MCC (motor control center),
energy distribution, electrical engineering

HAVER & BOECKER is a tradition-conscious, family-run, mid-sized company headquartered in Oelde, Westphalia. Under the umbrella of HAVER & BOECKER OHG, one finds the Wire Weaving and Machinery Divisions. Together with over 50 subsidiary companies on all five continents, they make up the HAVER company which has 2972 employees and 150 representatives. In 2014 the HAVER company posted a sales turnover of 428 million euros. The Wire Weaving Division produces woven wire mesh and processes it into engineered woven wire products. They are used for screening and filtration by the chemical, plastics, automotive, aviation, aerospace, electronics, foodstuffs and feed industries, as well as for architectural applications and analysis sieves.

The Machinery Division specializes in packing and weighing technology. It develops, produces and markets systems and plants for filling and processing loose, bulk materials of every type. The product range
includes packing and loading systems for powder-type and granulated materials, packing machines for filling food and animal feed, as well as filling stations and complete filling lines for liquid and pasty products.
The product range is supplemented by screening machines, machines for washing, pelletizing plates, agitators, mixers, palletizing and loading systems, silos, ship loading and unloading equipment.