On Friday 7th September 2018, PCE Automation Ltd, completed our acquisition of DB-Automation Ltd, acquiring 100% of shares from outgoing owners Mr D Bird and Mrs J Bird.

The Midlands based automation company, specialise in the design and construction of bespoke high-speed automation solutions, as well as high quality component sorting and feeding equipment. DB-Automation also enjoy several long-standing supplier alliances, notably with Sepro Robotique; enabling the provision of integration services for UK and International clients.

James Cook of PCE Automation Ltd says “DB-Automation Ltd represents an excellent acquisition for PCE Automation Ltd, enabling us to establish a stronger foothold in the heart of the UK.  This is a key component of our growth plan and we are delighted to be able to synergise the skills and expertise of our two fine companies.  This partnership will enable us to become a formidable prospect within the Automation industry, within the UK and Internationally.”

Nick Parker of DB Automation Ltd says “We are excited to be joining the PCE family.  There are many parallels between the two companies and are both innovative and progressive businesses, with the shared goal of delivering automation excellence. We will continue to provide our unrivalled levels of support and quality of machinery; whilst harnessing the expertise of the team at PCE.  We look forward to combining our strengths and experience, to become the automation partner of choice throughout the industry.”

Both parties would like to extend their personal thanks and gratitude, for the hard work and dedication of outgoing owners David and Joanne Bird.