Rockwell Automation emphasizes people in new branding

Rockwell Automation emphasizes people in new branding Company launches new logo, brand promise at Automation Fair Posted by Arthur Thomas from BizTimes on Nov 15, 2018 Milwaukee-based Rockwell Automation Inc. unveiled new company branding at its annual Automation Fair conference this week, emphasizing the role of people in its work with the brand promise “Expanding… Read More

Rockwell returning manufacturing to Milwaukee HQ in 2019

ROCKWELL RETURNING MANUFACTURING TO MILWAUKEE HQ IN 2019 Posted by Patrick Leary from Milwaukee Business Journal on September 21, 2018 There’s various types of work done at Rockwell Automation Inc.’s sprawling headquarters in Milwaukee’s Walker’s Point area, but one thing the 2 million-square-foot campus doesn’t have is dedicated manufacturing space. That’s about to change though,… Read More

Harbor View Plaza Selected as Name for the Harbor District’s First Waterfront Park

Harbor View Plaza Selected as Name for the Harbor District’s First Waterfront Park A groundbreaking event is scheduled for Friday, August 24th at 1:30 pm at Harbor View Plaza (600 E. Greenfield Ave.) Posted by Harbor District on August 15, 2018 Harbor District, Inc. and Rockwell Automation are excited to announce that Harbor View Plaza has been selected… Read More

Rockwell hopes veterans program will graduate 1,000 per year by 2020

Rockwell hopes veterans program will graduate 1,000 per year by 2020 Posted by Patrick Leary from Milwaukee Business Journal on April 20, 2018 This spring’s 12-week Academy of Advanced Manufacturing trained 23 veterans, and Rockwell Automation Inc. CEO Blake Moret hopes 150 go through the program this year. By 2020, he’d like that number to be 1,000. Thursday’s graduation… Read More

Rockwell, Brico Fund make large donations to Harbor District public plaza

Rockwell, Brico Fund make large donations to Harbor District public plaza Posted by Mark Kass from Milwaukee Business Journal on April 3, 2018 The Rockwell Automation Charitable Corp. and the Brico Fund have made large donations to the Milwaukee Harbor District to help push forward plans for a new public plaza on the waterfront. The… Read More

Three Milwaukee-area companies make World’s Most Ethical Companies list

Three Milwaukee-area companies make World’s Most Ethical Companies list Among 135 honored globally Posted by Andrew Weiland from BizTimes on Feb 12, 2018 Three Milwaukee area companies are included in the 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies list by Ethisphere. Johnson Controls, ManpowerGroup and Rockwell Automation all made the list. ManpowerGroup and Rockwell Automation are based in Milwaukee…. Read More

Rockwell acquires Scottish 3-D tech company Odos Imaging

Rockwell acquires Scottish 3-D tech company Odos Imaging Posted by Patrick Leary from the Milwaukee Business Journal Just a week after rejecting a takeover offer, Rockwell Automation Inc. has purchased a Scottish technology company. Rockwell (NYSE: ROK) announced the purchase of Odos Imaging, a three-dimensional “time-of-flight” system developer based in Edinburgh, in a release Friday. The company… Read More

New wings, new leaders are lifting Milwaukee

But there is another profile that has come to the fore over the last decade, that of Milwaukee as a technology hub. Some may scoff, but the evidence is very real that our region can more than hold its own on the technology front. Every advance in that arena has been the product of energetic… Read More