PA strengthens its production process optimization capabilities through the acquisition of services provider IPCOS

The acquisition will complete the holistic value proposition of creating solutions for customers through automation integration, data analytics and process optimization.

PA acquires IPCOS Group nv (“IPCOS”), a manufacturing process optimization and digitalization products and services provider with its HQ in Belgium and a total of six locations across the US, Europe and India.


“IPCOS broadens our process optimization and digitalization capabilities in our key focus sectors,” said Dr. Christian Debus, President of PA. “Its strong domain knowledge, which has been incorporated into their digital solutions, can be offered to our existing customers as a value add to our leading digitalization platform. Additionally, IPCOS will significantly accelerate PA’s growth trajectory, and further strengthen our unique value proposition. We are looking forward to welcoming the IPCOS team to PA.”

IPCOS was founded in 1995, and is headquartered in Leuven, Belgium. IPCOS is a digital solutions and services provider, focused on maximizing plant efficiency, increasing business productivity, and enhancing environmental sustainability, through the smart application of latest Industry 4.0 technologies. IPCOS serves a wide range of international process and allied industries with locations across the US, Europe and India.



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