Festo is both a global player and an independent family-owned company based in Esslingen am Neckar, Germany. The company has become the global market leader in its sector over the past 60 years thanks to its innovations and problem-solving competency. Festo has been developing components and system solutions for manufacturers who specialise in the automation of laboratory processes and the manufacture of medical devices since 2004.
In addition to standard components, the LifeTech division develops components that are designed specifically for the Life Science market. In the development of customised automation solutions for its customers, Festo’s approach involves the joint development of engineering concepts together with the customer, beginning with the very first planning phase.