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.

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

Claus Norup of the Arla Foods Automation team discusses the benefits of PackML for his business

October 6, 2015

About OMAC The Organization for Machine Automation and Control (OMAC) helps manufacturers and suppliers work together to identify new and innovative ways to increase the effectiveness of their production operations. OMAC brings together leading End-User Manufacturers, OEM Machine Builders, System Integrators, Technology Providers, and Non-Profit / Government Agency organizations to address issues that confront global … Read more