Ferrocontrol develops machine automation solutions in hard- and software. The company, based in Herford, West Germany, is part of the Eckelmann Group. Ferrocontrol focuses on the automation of production machines especially for board or profile treatment. Supply of hard- and software packages is done for OEM-customers or end customers with a high degree of individually added values. Services include planning, production, programming and start-up as well as all kinds of after sales-services.