The Pilz Group is a global supplier of products, systems and services for automation technology. The family business is based in Ostfildern and employs around 2.500 staff. With 42 subsidiaries and branches, Pilz creates worldwide safety for man, machine and the environment. The technology leader provides complete automation solutions comprising sensor, control and drive technology – including systems for industrial communication, diagnostics and visualisation. An international range of services with consulting, engineering and training completes the portfolio. Pilz solutions are used in many industries beyond mechanical engineering, such as wind energy, railway technology or the robotics sector.