September 1, 2022
Accenture has completed its acquisition of Eclipse Automation, a provider of customized manufacturing automation and robotics solutions headquartered in Cambridge, Ontario, Canada. Terms of the transaction, which Accenture announced on July 21, 2022, were not disclosed.
Eclipse Automation creates automated manufacturing systems to produce sophisticated products for life sciences, industrial equipment, automotive, energy and consumer goods companies. The acquisition, designed to help clients build factories of the future, allows Accenture to offer automated production lines that leverage the cloud, data and artificial intelligence (AI), making factories and plants smarter and thus, more productive, sustainable and safe. Eclipse Automation’s approximately 800 professionals join Accenture’s digital engineering and manufacturing service, Industry X.