The Organization for Machine Automation and Control

OMAC is the organization for automation and manufacturing professionals that is dedicated to supporting the machine automation and operation needs of manufacturing.

Plan to Attend

February 11, 2016

OMAC Technology Workshop and Annual Meeting Monday, May 23 Chicago Marriott O’Hare OMAC General Meeting: 11:00 am OMAC Technology Workshop: 1:00 to 5:15 pm Cocktail Reception: 5:15 -6:45 pm – co-sponsored by OMAC and The Automation Conference OMAC, in partnership with The Automation Conference and Machine Technology Day 2016, is presenting a half-day workshop for … Read more

ISA Approves Next Generation ANSI/ISA-TR88.00.02-2015 with PackML

December 2, 2015

The International Society of Automation (ISA) has approved a new, simplified version of the ISA TR88 standard, commonly called PackML. The new version, ANSI/ISA-TR88.00.02-2015, is now available through ISA and ANSI. ISA/ANSI members receive discounts. The new version of TR88 makes the standard even easier to implement across a broad range of manufacturing applications. Definitions … Read more


OMAC Members Share Solutions for Implementing ISA-TR 88, PackML

October 7, 2015

Ten members of the Organization for Machine Automation and Control (OMAC) shared solutions and best practices for implementing ISA-TR 88, PackML to a full house at PACK EXPO Las Vegas. Presentations by leading technology and automation providers  included tools and strategies for deploying PackML using their platforms. Here are the presentations: B&R Industrial Automation Bosch … Read more