Automation for the chemical industry

It is likely that your production plant is already much more flexible and efficient today than it was just a few years ago. But the standards of productivity, reliability and safety are constantly rising. Tried-and-tested, durable and functionally safe solutions from Festo are the best way to ensure that you meet these requirements. On this page, you will find an overview of our range of products and services.

Reliable and efficient systems

Explosive substances, aggressive media and extreme temperatures make numerous processes in the chemical industry extremely risky. Festo not only helps you to make processes more productive, but also supports you in your goal of ensuring that people and the environment remain safe. But we also know how important it is to cut costs and save energy.

This can be achieved using innovative components and system solutions to safely automate your processes in the oil and gas, refinery, petrochemical, polymer, basic, specialty and consumer chemical industries. We are constantly working on new solutions and further developments to keep your business productive, even when requirements change rapidly. In Festo you have an experienced partner, thanks to its know-how, global support and worldwide presence. We support you in every phase of the project, from engineering, procurement, installation and commissioning to operation and on-site service.

We automate the entire process, from the extraction of the raw materials to the finished product

Oil and gas

Automation solutions for the chemical industry: oil and gas

Whether onshore or offshore, automation solutions from Festo are perfectly suited to the demanding environmental conditions of your industry. Many of our products meet the highest safety standards and are also Ex- and SIL-certified.


Our automation solutions are already in use in these areas:

  • Oil rigs
  • Pipelines

Refinery/petrochemical/polymer/inorganic basic chemicals

Automation solutions for the chemical industry

You can automate, regulate and control the flow of media in large-scale chemical facilities with solutions from Festo, from media supply to continuous and batch processes. Our sturdy and certified products easily withstand the harsh environmental conditions of outdoor systems. Boost the productivity of your systems and increase efficiency with our innovative automation solutions tailored to your needs.


Our automation solutions are already in use in these areas:

  • Tank farms/silos
  • Convoys
  • Reactors
  • Media supply
  • Mixers
  • Distillation
  • Dryers/coolers
  • Filling

Specialty chemicals/consumer chemicals

Automation solutions for the chemical industry: specialty chemicals/consumer chemicals

In smaller indoor systems for specialty and consumer chemicals, automation solutions from Festo are really at their most impressive. Fluctuating production volumes and different end products demand highly flexible systems and automation concepts. Enjoy smooth operating processes and minimise system downtimes with innovative solutions from Festo.


Our automation solutions are already in use in these areas:

  • Tank farms
  • Reactors
  • Mixers
  • Spray dryers
  • Media supply
  • Filling

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