Hoffman Estates, IL., Omron Automation Americas recently announced PPD Automation as a new partner in its Certified Systems Integrator program. PPD Automation has been providing diverse technologies and turnkey automation solutions for manufacturers in industries like food and commodity using the legacy Omron “C” series PLC and the Sysmac platform. About the Omron Certified System Integrator programThe Omron Certified Systems Integrator program matches best-in-class solution providers with the technology, training, and resources required to deliver innovative and competitive solutions. For Omron, systems integrators play a critical role in designing and delivering fully integrated automation solutions. “Our certified system integrator program provides end-users peace of mind when procuring automation solutions,” says Peter Brouwer, Vice President of Sales, Omron Automation Americas.