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IT’S THE WAY OF PP C&A

Through a combination of extensive engineering and production capabilities, PP Control & Automation design an outsourcing solution that delivers based on your specified requirements and strategies.

What stands in the way of your growth potential?

Discover the key benefits of an outsourcing partnership and how it can alleviate specific business pains.

Thought leading
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Growth enabling

Exemplary engineering

PP Control & Automation is an award-winning provider of strategic outsourcing solutions to many of the most successful and respected machinery builders worldwide.

The PP C&A approach to manufacturing starts with understanding the ‘business pain’ that may be causing blockages to growth for machinery builders and OEMs, through anything from people and space to production lead times and supply chain disruptions. PP C&A alleviate those pains by building relationships, strategies and manufacturing solutions that break down the barriers and unlock your growth potential.


A trusted high performing manufacturer

Through a combination of its extensive engineering and production capabilities, PP C&A design an outsourcing solution that delivers based on a client’s very specific goals, alleviating pain points that are hindering growth. Such a solution could be module or assembly based, part or full machine build – whichever provides the optimum solution.

  • Electrical control & automation
  • Electronics assembly
  • Pneumatics, hydraulics & fluid
  • Mechanical design & assembly
  • Vacuum chambers and gas management
  • Cable harnesses

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Robotic solutions provider Bauromat UK and electrical controls specialist PP Control & Automation are pleased to announce a non-competing partnership to share skills and encourage industry growth under the #UKMfgUnite banner. The two Midlands based companies have made an agreement to pool their complimentary skills and capabilities in a way …

PP Control & Automation (PP C&A) has become one of the first companies in the UK to be ‘virtually’ re-certified to a prestigious international quality standard.

UK manufacturers targeting new growth opportunities in North America are being urged to avoid costly mistakes when trying to meet specific technical standards for the territory.

Unlike Canada the requirement for NRTL approval is not mandatory. However, the vast majority of your potential customers are very likely to require and request it.

Tony Hague, CEO of PP Control & Automation (PP C&A), takes a look at how industry will start to recover from the impact of Covid-19 and explores why the UK needs to take greater control of its own destiny. Before the current Covid-19 global pandemic and before the word ‘Brexit’ …

With the control panels built and the components selected, all under UL guidance, machine connectivity will bring the whole thing together.

The different rules established over the years in different industries or regions have led to radically different approaches.

The general assumption that selecting components that are UL listed and integrating them into a control panel that also carried a UL rating is enough, is simply incorrect.

After a number of discussions with manufacturing consortiums across the UK, PP Control & Automation has been appointed to support the production of vital parts for use in ventilators. Working with our customer, we will be producing more than 25,000 electrical harnesses for use by the VentilatorChallengeUK, with assemblies being …

Author: Tony Hague, CEO | Date: March 23rd 2020   After the dust had settled on the general election and GDP figures were revealed, I commented on how UK businesses needed to be bold and brave in how they now target international markets. It was a response to stalled growth …


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Mazak UK

As the years have gone by, the relationship between the two businesses has become more interlinked, with PP C&A increasingly being asked to be involved in the design stage of new machine builds.

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Ishida: Strategic outsourcing partnership

Watch how Ishida realised their growth potential by making outsourcing part of their manufacturing strategy.

Collected publications & case studies (2019-2020)

PP Control & Automation has had the opportunity to publish a variety of articles in the UK’s leading journals for the manufacturing industries.

A B Graphic International Ltd

During the design engineering discussions, it quickly became apparent that a more value-added design would be beneficial, allowing for a modular, configurable and pre-wired (Plug & play) style solution with significant benefit.

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Inventor-e

Inventor-e was established in 2001 as a technology business to provide point-of-use solutions to industrial manufacturers and the facilities management markets.

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Fullwood Packo

A huge surge in demand for the latest machines within the dairy industry means that Fullwood Packo has enjoyed particular success with its M2erlin robotic milking systems.

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We believe in meeting you, listening and understanding your needs first and foremost. If you are considering outsourcing for the first time or you wish to review your current outsourcing strategies, we would welcome the opportunity for discussion.