Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK), the world's largest company dedicated to industrial automation and information, makes its customers more productive and the world more sustainable. Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wis., Rockwell Automation employs approximately 23,000 people serving customers in more than 80 countries.
Rockwell Automation entered into China market in 1988 and now has over 2,000 employees in China. We have built five training facilities, one research center, one software development center, three OEM centers and two manufacturing facilities.
Rockwell Automation’s integrated control and information platform has become the basis for the manufacturing sector to achieve Smart, Safe and Sustainable manufacturing. It helps manufacturers turn the vision of smart manufacturing into a reality and improve decision making and international competiveness by building “The Connected Enterprise”.
Rockwell Automation initiated the University Partnership Program in 1998, and has supported Chinese higher education consistently. We have established joint labs with 70+ leading China universities, donating a total amount of RMB 256 million worth of equipment, scholarships and teaching awards. Relevant financial and teaching assistance activities are still ongoing.