Festo logo Festo is a leading world-wide supplier of automation technology. The world’s leading provider of pneumatic and electrical automation technology has the right solution for every requirement with over 28,000 catalog products, customized solutions, ready-to-install automation systems and a matching range of services from SA products to before and after-sales support. This makes Festo the partner of choice for its customers all over the world – whether in factory automation, process automation or for consulting, training and skills development.

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Pneumatic Actuators

Pneumatic Actuators are intended to convert pressure energy into motion energy, a process involving the transmission and dissipation of forces.

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Directional Control Valves

Festo Valves
Directional Control Valves
can be electrically and pneumatically actuated.  Their high speed valves offer extremely short switching times and high flow in a compact size with 100 % duty cycle.

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Valve Terminals

The basic principle of Valve Terminals is by linking electromagnetic valves it is possible to create a valve manifold with a common compressed air supply.  All valve terminals and the electrical CPX terminal are modular configurable products and can be put together individually to meet the customer’s needs.

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Positioning Systems

Festo Electromechanical
Festo provides Positioning Systems with electromechanical actuators and harmonized motor controller packages.  They offer various linear axes for dynamic response and speed, precision and powerful movement.  Their motor and controllers go from cost-effective stepper motors to highly functional servo motors.

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Handling Systems

Festo Handling

Festo provides individual modules for Handling Systems, such as linear modules, feed separators or a compact unit for a complete Pick & Place cycle.

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Vacuum TechnologyFesto Vacuum

Festo uses Vacuum generators that function according to the single-stage venturi principle.  Vacuum grippers from Festo are available in various materials and designs – depending on the workpiece surface – and there is a suitable suction cup holder for each suction cup.

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Air Preparation Units

Festo offers service unit combinations and individual units for Preparing Compressed Air in two series: MS series and D series.  The Modular connection system doesn’t require intermediate blocks and provides optimum flow rates with minimum size. Festo Air Prep

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Connection Technology

Festo Pneumatic Connection Technologies supplies you with tubing and push-in fittings that suit your requirements.  A wide range of tubing and push-in fittings in many different materials guarantee durability and reliability for all applications.

Connection Technology information



The highest level of process reliability, optimal performance and maximum safety. Festo’s new and comprehensive Sensor Portfolio combines these key features and ensures smooth and efficient production processes.Festo Sensors

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