Pilz Automation Ltd
Pilz House
Little Collier's Field
NN18 8TJ

Pilz - Safe Integrated Automation Pilz Automation Technology* is a world-leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of machinery safety products and systems. A wide variety of independent consulting and engineering services are offered, and the company also provides a number of training courses focusing on compliance with regulations and standards, plus further courses relating to its own products and systems.

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View more information about key products and services from Pilz via the links below.

PNOZ safety relays

PNOZsigma safety relays

PNOZelog safety relays


PNOZmulti - three generations of configurable safety controllers and systems

PNOZmulti Mini safety controllers

PNOZmulti configurable safety system

PNOZmulti2 future-proof configurable safety system

PDP - decentralised IP67 I/O modules

PNOZmulti configurator software


PSS Universal - automation and safety working together

PSS 4000 safety PLC

PSSu - Universal safe I/O system

PAS4000 software

SafetyNETp - safe network for PSS 4000


PSEN - Pilz safety sensors

PSENopt - safety light curtains

PSENcs - coded RFID non-contact interlocks

PSENsgate2 - integrated safety gate monitoring

PSENslock - gate monitoring and interlock


PAScal: PL and SIL functional safety calculator

PAScal safety calculator


Machinery safety services

Machinery safety training

Product training

Webinars and workshops

Consulting services


* Pilz Automation Technology is the UK daughter company of Pilz GmbH & Co KG, a family-owned German company with global operations.


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Modular safety relay claimed to be world first

Certified Machinery Safety Expert course on 18th January

New course: Safety Design Incorporating EN ISO 13849-1/EN 62061

Certified machinery safety training dates for 2021

New CE Marking courses

Webinar: Machinery safety post Brexit

Machine safety is in the bag for snack manufacturer

Webinar: Understanding ISO 14119. 13th Nov 0930

Last few places on Machinery Safety Course

Distributed safety systems webinar 30th October 0930

Machine safety update: News from Pilz

New actuator for a new dimension in safety

White paper and free webinar address automation cyber security

Pilz UK offers more places on Machinery Safety courses

Pilz keeps safety and production on the boil at Vaillant

Latest machine safety webinar - final call!

A holistic view of machine safety and industrial security

Pilz announces online trade fair and weekly webinars

New guide to safe machine access and data security

Pilz launches machinery safety webinar channel

Pilz to present three machine safety seminars at HSE 2020

Pilz works with machine builder to implement new safety concept

Register now for Pilz machinery safety training courses in 2020

Webinar: How to create a safe human-robot workspace

Pilz UK machine safety training courses gain CPD accreditation

Back to basics: standards, directives and laws in the EU

Type 3 light curtains prove economical for system integrator

Case erectors benefit from Pilz safety controllers and switches

Pilz launches first safety system based on radar technology

Pilz UK adds new topics to machinery safety webinar series

Industrie 4.0, modular production processes and machine safety

New modular operating mode and access permission system

High-speed machine utilises Pilz interlocks and controller

Expand your knowledge of machinery safety with courses from Pilz

Safety Device Diagnostics boost availability and efficiency

PNOZmulti Configurator now with offline simulation function

New Pilz UK machinery safety webinars for 2019

Pilz launches PSENscan safety laser scanner

Analogue input module for PNOZmulti 2 safe control system

New stainless steel PSENmag magnetic safety switches from Pilz

Pilz safety products and services at Robotics and Automation

Pilz helps BMW implement safe collaborative robot applications

See safe and smart automation from Pilz at PPMA 2018

Machinery safety training courses and workshops from Pilz

Pilz launches world's first IP67 safety/automation PLC

CMSE course now available at your premises

SecurityBridge prevents unauthorised access to safety systems

Pilz upgrades PSENmlock modular safety gate system

One-day training course covers compliance with PUWER

Pilz publishes 5th edition of the Safety Compendium

Free Machinery Directive poster aids compliance with standards

Authorisation in machine automation - safety and security

PNOZmulti 2 configurable safety controller gains SafetyNET p

Using 2D and 3D sensing technologies to safeguard machines

Making the most of web visualisation and compact controllers

Machinery safety for new 3D printer - managing risks from lasers

Force and pressure measurement system checks cobot safety

Pilz PASvisu HMI software for web-based visualisation

Super-slim safety light curtains for finger and hand detection

When were your light curtains last tested?

Pilz to launch new products at CPI Health & Safety Conference

PSSuniversal 2 decentralised I/O for automation and safety

Machine safety webinars from Pilz

New training course: Safe Human-Robot Collaboration

Pilz expands portfolio of certified machinery safety training

What changed in BS EN ISO 13849-1:2015?

Protection from cyberattacks without compromising machine safety

Pilz provides safety products and services for fuel cell system

Modular automation control supports Industrie 4.0

Manufacturer of carbon brushes upgrades to Pilz servos

Pilz launches international online community for CMSE

Press retrofit increases productivity, availability and safety

PUWER Regulation 18 - Control Systems, and applicable standards

Pilz PSENmlock combines guard monitoring and locking in one unit

Get more from programmable safety and automation controllers

Servos with safe motion control boost press productivity

Pilz machinery safety training courses in August and September

Audi uses decentralised I/O system for safety and automation

New PNOZmulti configurable controller for larger projects

One-day course on software-configurable safety controllers

Pilz introduces new machinery safety seminars for 2016

Review: food and beverage machinery safety seminar

Expanded range of guard interlocks offers greater versatility

Featured seminar

Machinery Safety Seminar focuses on food and beverage industry

Pilz launch new PUWER Assessment service

Pilz appoints a new UK Site Engineer

PMC Protego DS servo drive achieves PLe with no extra encoder

Pilz PNOZmulti 2 and PSENslock ensure safety of test rig

Safe motion standard EN 61800-5-2: more than Safe Torque Off

Safe motion monitoring made easy with configurable module

Pilz rolls out new logo

Pilz C&G Machinery Safety Training Course - book now

Pilz machine safety seminars and workshops, autumn 2017

A new team member at Pilz Automation Ltd

Guard interlock standard EN ISO 14119 has now superseded EN 1088

Safety and automation system selected for packaging line upgrade

New EtherNet/IP and Profinet modules for PNOZmulti 2 controller

Training course: IEC 60204, electrical safety of machinery

Lock Out Tag Out training course with focus on machine safety

City & Guilds four-day Machinery Safety training course

Slimline RFID coded safety switches provide high integrity

When to integrate or separate safety and standard control?

New safe motion monitoring modules for configurable controller

New dates for Certified Machinery Safety Expert training course

Programmable safety system used for automotive paint shop

New website dedicated to complete Automation Solutions

All-in-one safety gate system for PL e safety and efficiency

Machine tool safety systems from a single source

All-in-one safety bolt and switches reduces engineering time

Pilz PAScal safety calculator now uses VDMA 66413 library

New advanced multifunction light curtains with no dead zones

What's new in BS EN 62061:2005+A1:2013?

What's changed in BS EN 62061:2005+A1:2013

New update to Pilz Machinery Safety Training Programme

Pilz PASmsi app for machine PL and SIL determination

ISO 14119:2013, new standard for guard interlocking devices

EN ISO 14119:2013, the standard for guard interlocking devices

Pilz PNOZsigma safety relays approved for nuclear industry

SafeLink modules make PNOZmulti safe controller more expandable

PNOZmulti Configurator v9.3.0 links PNOZmulti to PSS 4000 PLC

New brochure for Pilz machine safety sensors

New safety training course: Use and supply of packaging machines

Pilz opens new UK facility for enhanced service and support

Safety light curtain accessories expand application scope

Pilz experts on hand at Total Processing & Packaging Exhibition

Approved safety PLC system to be demonstrated at Railtex 2013

More expansion modules for PNOZmulti 2 safety controller

Pilz Safety Compendium - second edition published

Enhanced machinery safety training programme for 2013

Coded safety switches operate with up to three actuators

Pilz launches next-generation PNOZmulti configurable controller

Working towards a merger of ISO 13849-1 and IEC 62061

New Certified Machinery Safety Expert course from Pilz

Decentralised I/O modules meet PLe for safety switches in series

Press control system upgrade improves productivity and safety

EtherCAT and DeviceNet modules for configurable safety relays

Inaugural Machinery Safety Alliance seminar hailed a success

Fault masking: is your machine as safe as you think?

The key points of a systematic technical risk assessment

Pilz Sigma PNOZ s4 safety relay is approved to EN 81-1

Discuss machine safety with Pilz experts at Drives & Controls

Full service for supply and support of safety light curtains

Free download: EN ISO 13849-1 / EN 62061 software

Last chance to migrate from EN 954-1 to EN ISO 13849-1

Machinery safety training courses receive national accreditation

Paper industry conference to focus on health and safety

PSENenco absolute rotary encoder for SIL 3 and PL e controls

Decentralised I/O modules connect safety components

Why Category 2 is unsuitable for Performance Level d safety

Pilz PNOZmulti Configurator v8 gains macro capability

PSENini safe proximity switches are sealed to IP67

Mini configurable safety controllers are easier to expand

The role of an Inspection Body in CE marking machinery

How to choose the right guard safety switch technology

Pilz launches PNOZ s30 safe standstill and speed monitor

The differences between EN 62061 and EN ISO 13849-1

CE marking modified machinery - what machine users need to know

Safety expert urges machine builders to adopt latest standard

HSE guidance on safety of hand-fed platen presses

Machinery safety products and services for packaging machines

Pilz New Safety Compendium - a review

Retrofit safety system developed for hand-fed platen press

Safety unit includes interlock, monitoring and control functions

Pilz Safety Compendium - a free guide to functional safety

Pilz extends its range of emergency stops and control devices

Consultants CE mark test equipment imported from USA

Machine guard switches - a wider range from Pilz

EN 954-1 extension - advice from Pilz

Automation products and services from Pilz

Automation products and services from a single source

Machinery safety consulting and engineering services

IP20 decentralised I/O modules - Pilz to supply BMW

Machinery CE marking services and training

Are you ready for the new Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC?

What is new in the Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC?

PNOZmulti Mini controller for three or more safety functions

Mini version of PNOZmulti configurable control system

Machinery safety courses, July to December 2009

Control and I/O platform saves time and cost

City & Guilds training in machinery safety

City & Guilds training in machinery safety

Pilz launches PSS4000 automation control system

PSSuniversal I/O and control platform saves time and cost

Pilz Training Manager wins C&G Medal for Excellence

Paper explains hardware safety integrity for SRECS

Are you still using safety standard BS EN 954-1?

Are you still using BS EN 954-1?

Machinery Safety FAQs

Pilz PNOZ Classic safety relays no longer available

How to save money with machinery safety

Free poster explains functional safety standards

Why free technical support can be extremely valuable

Machinery safety training courses 2010 - free guide

PMI operator interfaces offer more for less

Why customised training courses are more cost-effective

Pilz PMI operator interfaces offer more for less

Free poster explains functional safety standards

Slimline multi-functional safety relays save money

Plant and machinery safety inspection service

Competency management for machinery safety

Pilz releases PNOZmulti Configurator v6.0.0

PNOZsigma safety relays offer benefits over Classic relays

PAScal safety calculator screen shot

PAScal safety calculator - a review by MachineBuilding.net

Electromagnetic interlock with non-contact switch

Safety interlock and monitoring switch combined in one

CE services aid compliance with European Directives

CE services help machine builders comply with legislation

More dates for EN ISO 13849-1 and EN 62061 courses

Pilz PMCprotego D servo amplifier includes expansion slot

Servo amplifier with slot for extra safety functions

New PMDsigma range of electronic monitoring relays

Machinery safety consulting and engineering services brochure

Safety validation service for machine builders

Machinery safety training courses in 2008

Pilz celebrates 60th anniversary

Pilz offers support for implementing machinery safety systems

PNOZmulti Configurator v5.3 supports analogue inputs

Safety calculator for machine control systems

New version of machinery safety calculator - free demo!

Standards and guidance for press brake safety

Safety-related control system design service

Experts offer safety-related control system design service

A safe, real-time Ethernet protocol - SafetyNET p

The right concept for a machine safety-related control system

Safety concepts - from the industry experts

A broad choice of industrial communication technologies

Machine risk assessments from a knowledgeable supplier

IP67 SafetyBUS p input module

SafetyBUS p safety input module is sealed to IP67

See SafetyEYE in action at MACH 2008

Safety light curtain inspections

Explaining the regulatory requirement to inspect light curtains

New expansion modules for PNOZsigma safety relays

Safety controller module accepts analogue inputs

Guide to the New Machinery Directive

PNOZmulti Configurator supports USB chip card reader

Machinery safety training courses in 2011

Change to EN 1088 tightens guard interlocking requirements

Easy switching from PNOZ Classic to PNOZsigma safety relays

Pilz SafetyEYE is 'Automation Product of the Year' 2007

Safety advice for first-time users of industrial robots

Pilz introduces 24/7 technical support by telephone

Space-saving safety switches have M12 threaded bodies

Machinery safety brings time savings and productivity benefits

Replacements for PNOZ 1 and PNOZ V Classic safety relays

Understanding corporate manslaughter and negligence

Pilz enhances global customer services

Non-contact safety switches survive in aggressive environment

Vision-based press control and safety monitoring system

What is meant by an employer's 'duty of care'?

New Pilz website improves level of customer service

Products and services for packaging machinery

Pilz launches InduraNET p wireless communications

Explaining the transition from EN 954-1 to EN ISO 13849-1

What you need to know about the new EN ISO 13849-1

Cost-effective expansion modules for safety relays

Safety calculator for EN ISO 13849-1 and EN IEC 62061

Easy way to link multiple PNOZmulti safety controllers

Revised list of machinery safety standards

Shrouded emergency stop pushbutton can be locked

Machinery safety training courses updated for 2012

Extra safety functions for speed monitoring modules

Pilz celebrates 20 years in the UK

Pilz offers BS 8888 and BS 8887-1 product standards

Pilz appoints Paul Kingston as Consultant/Engineer

New Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC training course

Introducing three-dimensional zone monitoring

UK launch for SafetyEYE vision-based machinery safety

Compact safety relay expansion unit adds timer function

New facility to house expanding Pilz development team

How to use machinery safety to enhance plant availability

Pilz PSS systems protect nuclear scientists

Price promotion on Pilz safety light curtains

Pilz unveils SafetyEYE 3D vision-based safety system

Free upgrade for modular safety controller configurator

Safety consultants help maximise productivity

Consultants help machine builders comply with local regulations

Safety light curtains to suit virtually every application

No more doubt: EN 13849-1 will replace EN 954-1

Explaining the changes in the 2006 version of BS EN 60204-1

Single-beam sensors cost less than safety light curtains

Safety services available from Pilz distributors

Next-generation machinery safety relays are super-slim

Pilz offers safety light curtains from stock

Modular, multi-functional safety controller

Display gives easier, faster safety controller diagnostics

The implications of IEC 62061 becoming EN 62061

Pilz launches rugged PSENbolt safety bolts for machine guards

Safety upgrade boosts productivity at Corus pipe mill

Modular safety controller gains additional functions