HAMILTON, ON, Nov. 13, 2012 /CNW/ - The JNE Group of Companies ("JNE") is pleased to announce the immediate transfer of the business of Paul Wurth Automation Inc., including its employees, to JNE's Automation Group.
"By integrating the specialized blast furnace automation know-how of Paul Wurth with the existing strengths of JNE Automation, we will create a group of highly experienced automation professionals," said George MacCuish, Vice-President of JNE. The combined skill sets include programming logic control, distributed control systems, process control and batch systems, drive systems, level 2, tracking, automated equipment, MES, robotics and business system interface. As a group, JNE can deliver highly standardized solutions for the full blast furnace automation as well as automation concepts for other fields of the primary and secondary steel market, such as hot rolling mills, cold rolling mills, plate mills, processing lines or material handling and cranes.
About the JNE Group of Companies
The JNE Group of Companies has access to more than 350 professionals from all major engineering disciplines providing services to clients around the world. Each business unit (JNE Consulting, JNE Automation, JNE Power, JNE Chemicals) has an experienced core group to lead any project to successful conclusion.
JNE Automation is a control systems integrator providing both large and small scale automation solutions. JNE offers a variety of custom solutions designed to meet individual needs at various levels of sophistication.
JNE Automation is also a member of the Automation Alliance Group, which is a group of 15 independently, owned and operated companies operating in 11 countries around the world. Together we can bring solutions to global customers.
SOURCE: JNE GROUP OF COMPANIES
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