The event started with a safety briefing and a welcome speech, followed by ABB’s business overview from Mohan Raj, LBU Manager for Metals, Minerals and Control Systems from ABB Malaysia. Samir Manglani, Senior Marketing Engineer of Essential Automation from ABB Singapore then followed up with a concise presentation on the extended automation and essential automation offerings, particularly on Freelance, System 800xA, the Compact 800 product suite, Recorders and Controllers, and Panel 800.
Thwe Lin Han, Technical Support Engineer from ABB Singapore then presented a technical introduction on the Freelance, followed by a product demonstration. Participants also gained insight into the various applications that ABB’s line of recorders and controllers offer thanks to the introduction presentation from Calvin Wong, Solutions Architect, Product & Partner Sales from ABB Singapore. The event then concluded with a brief Q&A session.
Overall, feedback received from the participants were encouraging and more than 80% of them showed interest to find out more about the products that were introduced, especially Freelance. After the event, a number of customers requested ABB to contact them to provide solutions to the challenges in their current projects.