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Process Automation Market (2013 - 2018): By Type (PLC, SCADA, Valves, Transmitters, MES); By Industry (Chemical, Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, F&B, Paper, Automotive)
Report Code : AIR 0006
Published: 02 January, 2014   No. of pages: 175

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Automation is a technology of enabling systems to function or carry out task and making simple decisions with reduced human intervention. Process automation is a type of industrial automation facilitating computer integrated manufacturing technique for production processes. The system acquires several operating data through sensors, analyzes it and via control algorithm utilizes that data, to actuate several units through a microprocessor or microcontroller.

Process automation has been penetrating various industries due to features such as elevated reliability, safety, production rate and so on, over the conventional process with maximum human intervention. Industry4.0 is the next phase of industrial modernization assimilating industrial Internet of Things and cyber-physical system based technologies. This is throttling the market of process automation in its growth stage paving way to the stronghold position in future market.

The process automation market is segmented with respect to several parameters including Model Analysis, Valve, Actuator & Positioner Analysis and End-User Industries. Model analysis gives a comprehensive exposure of the process automation market based on Software Systems, Instrumentation & Controls, Switches, Controllers, I/O Cards and Services. The various sensing and actuating and control units employed in it, is studied by verticals including: Positioners, Actuators and Valves. Further, the process automation market is scrutinized through end-user industry spectrum including Food & Beverage, Automotive, Petrochemical, Oil & Gas, Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Water Treatment, Packaging, Paper & Pulp and other niche verticals.

Process Automation Market

The process automation market is thoroughly studied in accordance to the regions including: North America, South America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Rest of the World. With the increase in global aging population employed across various industries, reliability of processes and safety becomes an alerting concern. Thereby, adoption of process automation is increasing to reduce human intervention and mitigate the safety concerns. 

A few major companies catering to this market include:
  • ABB Ltd. (Switzerland),
  • Rockwell Automation, Inc. (U.S),
  • Siemens AG (Germany),
  • Honeywell International Inc. (U.S),
  • Schneider Electric SE (France)and so on.

The research methodology includes the thorough segmentations of the market based on various verticals. Further the market revenue and volume of various modules, sensing and actuating units were collected based on regions and various industries dominant in respective regions. The final data so collected was verified by KOLs of various process automation system manufacturers, component distributors and suppliers and regulatory bodies. The associations so considered for data collection and validation includes The International Society of Automation, Measurement, Control & Automation Association, NAMUR, Process Automation Users' Association and so on.
1. Global Process Automation Market Overview
2. Executive Summary
3. Global Process Automation Market Landscape
   3.1. Market Share Analysis
   3.2. Comparative Analysis
      3.2.1. Product Benchmarking
      3.2.2. End user profiling
      3.2.3. Patent Analysis
      3.2.4. Top 5 Financials Analysis
4. Global Process Automation Market Forces
   4.1. Market Drivers
   4.2. Market Constraints
   4.3. Market Challenges
   4.4. Attractiveness of the Process Automation Industry
      4.4.1. Power of Suppliers
      4.4.2. Power of Customers
      4.4.3. Threat of New entrants
      4.4.4. Threat of Substitution
      4.4.5. Degree of Competition
5. Global Process Automation Market – Strategic Analysis
   5.1. Value Chain Analysis
   5.2. Pricing Analysis
   5.3. Opportunities Analysis
   5.4. Product/Market Life Cycle Analysis
   5.5. Suppliers and Distributors
6. Global Process Automation Market – Modules Analysis
   6.1. Software Systems
      6.1.1. Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
      6.1.2. Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)
      6.1.3. Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA)
      6.1.4. Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES)
      6.1.5. Distributed Control Systems (DCS)
   6.2. Instrumentation & Controls
      6.2.1. Speed Sensors
      6.2.2. Force/Strain Sensors
      6.2.3. Position Sensors
      6.2.4. Process Tachometers
      6.2.5. Level Transmitters
      6.2.6. Pressure Transmitters
      6.2.7. Flow Transmitters
      6.2.8. Temperature Transmitters
   6.3. Switches
   6.4. Controllers
   6.5. I/O Cards
   6.6. Process Automation Services
      6.6.1. Installation and Commissioning
      6.6.2. Design and Engineering
      6.6.3. Operational Management and Maintenance
      6.6.4. Others
7. Process Automation Market - Valves, Actuators and Positioners Analysis
   7.1. Positioners
      7.1.1. Electro-Pneumatic Positioners
      7.1.2. Pneumatic Positioners
      7.1.3. Digital Positioners
   7.2. Actuators
      7.2.1. Introduction
   Safety Integrity Level (SIL)
   IP and NEMA
      7.2.2. Hydraulic Actuator
      7.2.3. Pneumatic Actuator
      7.2.4. Electric Actuator
   Valve Motor Drive Actuator
   Modulating Actuator
      7.2.5. Mechanical Actuator
   7.3. Valves
      7.3.1. Control Valve
      7.3.2. Overpressure Protection
      7.3.3. Emergency Shut-down Valve
      7.3.4. Check Valve
      7.3.5. Others
8. Global Process Automation Market – By Verticals
   8.1. Food and Beverage
   8.2. Automotive
   8.3. Petrochemical
   8.4. Oil and Gas
   8.5. Chemical
   8.6. Pharmaceutical
   8.7. Water Treatment
   8.8. Packaging
   8.9. Paper and Pulp
   8.10. Others
9. Global Process Automation Market-Geographic Analysis
   9.1. Introduction 
   9.2. Americas
      9.2.1. North America
      9.2.2. Brazil
      9.2.3. Argentina
      9.2.4. Mexico
   9.3. Europe
      9.3.1. UK
      9.3.2. France
      9.3.3. Germany
   9.4. APAC
      9.4.1. China
      9.4.2. South Korea
      9.4.3. Japan
      9.4.4. Australia
   9.5. ROW
10. Market Entropy
   10.1. New Product Launches
   10.2. M&As, Collaborations, JVs and Partnerships
11. Investment Opportunities – Analysis by Target companies/customers, Capital Investments, ROI, Payback Period and Source of Funds.
12. Company Profiles (Overview, Financials, SWOT Analysis, Developments, Product Portfolio)
   12.1. ABB Ltd
   12.2. Honeywell International Inc
   12.3. Siemens AG
   12.4. Yokogawa Electric Corp
   12.5. Endress+Hauser AG
   12.6. Invensys Plc
   12.7. Metso Corporation
   12.8. Omron Corporation
   12.9. Schneider Electric
   12.10. Rockwell Automation
   12.11. Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
   12.12. Yokogawa Electric Corporation
   12.13. Teledyne Technologies Inc
   12.14. Yamatake Corporation
   12.15. Ametek Inc
   12.16. Emerson Electric Co
   12.17. Danaher Corporation
   12.18. Aspen Technology Inc
   12.19. CMC Associates
   12.20. Cameron International Corporation
*More than 40 Companies are profiled in this Research Report, Complete List available on Request*
"*Financials would be provided on a best efforts basis for private companies"
13. Appendix
   13.1. Abbreviations
   13.2. Sources
   13.3. Research Methodology
   13.4. Bibliography
   13.5. Compilation of Expert Insights
   13.6. Disclaimer
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