Automation & IT / Safety Instrumented Systems

Rockwell Automation Buys Lockout-Tagout Provider

By Chemical Processing Staff

Oct 27, 2014

Rockwell Automation, Inc. purchased the assets of ESC Services, Inc., a global hazardous energy control provider of lockout-tagout services and solutions. ESC’s methodology utilizes quick response (QR) codes that can be scanned to obtain asset information and streamline compliance with both external regulations and internal safety policies.

ESC Services, based in Franklin, Wis., will be integrated into Rockwell Automation’s Control Products & Solutions segment as part of its customer support and maintenance business unit. Terms were not disclosed.

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