Wherever you are working,
Festo is there for you
Latest information about the impact of the Coronavirus
Amid the Covid-19 shutdown in South Africa, we want to reassure you that we are open for business at this time in light of the fact that we supply to various critcal industries as outlined by our President. For the full notice, please click here.
Extraordinary times call for extraordinary measures. Around the world trade fairs are being postponed or cancelled and now you need to find out more about the latest trends in automation by yourself. But we have made things easy for you and invite you on a digital tour of our trade fair stand. In our videos, you can see which product highlights and latest developments you should be aware of so that you can still be competitive and innovative in the future. We are there for you, wherever you are working.
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Unique: seamless connectivity
Everything is seamlessly networked: automation on one platform makes you really productive. From the mechanics to the electrics up into the cloud, that is how mechanical components, complete positioning systems, intelligent controllers, decentralised motion control and cloud services perform best together. How does it work? Our productivity master will show you.
Think now about tomorrow: digitalised automation
Quicker time to market, increased productivity, predictive maintenance: we offer you numerous digital products, services and tools to help with this. They speed up your engineering processes, make procurement and commissioning easier, and maintenance more reliable. And all gathered data can be analysed.
Smartenance: set about working efficiently with mobile access and complete documentation
FluidDraw: this is how you create and document pneumatic and electrical circuit diagrams quickly, easily and in line with standards
Projects: take advantage of the lifecycle platform for managing your automation projects and components
Festo Motion Terminal VTEM: find out more about the benefits of digitised pneumatics
Simply part of the solution: the core product range
High quality and attractively priced for the real basics for your automation. Around 2,200 products for up to 80% of all automation tasks. Many of these have been improved or are newly developed. In stock worldwide, quickly ordered in the Online Shop and swiftly delivered, even in large quantities.
Online solutions for learning wherever you are
In many places, schools and educational institutes remain closed. It is precisely in times like this that digital learning shows its potential. It allows pupils, students and employees to use their time productively even when there is no face-to-face tuition and aim for more learning success.
Our contribution to alleviating the Corona crisis
We take our social mission to the Corona crisis very seriously and have launched several specificfocused support projects. Among other things, we supply components to certified manufacturers of respiratory equipment.
This is how you can get in touch with us
We hope you will understand that in the present situation and for our mutual protection we will only arrange tests and visits for critical requirements. However, our staff remain at your service, telephonically and through digital mediums such as Skype and GoToMeeting:
Know more about our operational assistance services!
1. Sales Engineers: Our Sales Engineers provide you with comprehensive and solution-orientated advice based on our technical expertise.
2. Customer Interaction Centre (CIC): Our team of qualified agents are available to assist you with general queries, sales, order processing, quotations, online and technical support telephonically.
3. Application Engineers: Like our Sales Engineers, our application engineers are there to support you with your project based, more complex automation requirements and high level technical opportunities.
4. Technical Help Desk: Our team of experts provide you with technical support for all Festo catalogue products.
Our online services and support tools provide online assistance
You can find all the important services and tools online at any time, from helpful video tutorials to comprehensive information about our products and software. They are available to you whenever you need them and wherever you are. All the information can be accessed 24 hours a day.
The Festo AppWorld
Use your online shop login to purchase software through the Festo Appworld. This channel gives you access to the following:
• Engineering tools such as Fluidraw and ePlan
• Maintenance solutions such as Smartenance
• Product software add-ons for the Festo motion terminal (VTEM), servo press (YJKP) and much more!
We have the perfect apps to support you through your value chain.
Video tutorials: watch and apply straight away
Our YouTube channel “Festo Service“ shows you how you can configure, repair, commission and adapt Festo products. Our tutorials are a perfect complement to our technical hotline. They will show you around the clock how you can carry out work on components correctly and directly.
Didactic digital courses
Our experts have adapted the Festo Didactic training courses to offer you a great online learning experience at the comfort of your home. We now provide training for some of our top courses through Webinars; we have great FluidSIM® license deals valid for three months and 30 exciting online courses on My eCampus designed to qualify you with industry expertise. Don’t miss out.
Your order is in good hands – via the Online Shop
We are available, just as we have always been. Even in these extraordinary times, we want to be a reliable partner. We have many online tools to help you with your orders, e.g. in our Online Shop, but you can also order quickly and easily via our worldwide sales and service network.
Convenient purchasing in the Online Shop
In our Online Shop you will find 35,000 components including electric drives, pneumatic automation, control technology, software and valve terminals. And of course you can order around the clock.
Our core product range – powerful, good and attractively priced
More than 2,200 components from our core product range cover more than 80% of your automation tasks. They are available worldwide and are ready for delivery, even in large quantities and within a short space of time.