Authorized Distributor Portal

As an Authorized Distributor of Pilz Automation Safety, we will be utilizing this portal to share information with you to help you promote our products to your customers.. 

This page is separated into two sections:

  • New product launches – which includes quick links to all support materials, even internal only training video(s)
  • Marketing Materials  - this section currently has catalogs and brochures ready to download, and links to numerous videos stored on our YouTube channel.

If you have any questions, comments or concerns about the information on this portal, please let our marketing team know:


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What’s new in 2023 for your automation solutions

Pilz supplies automation solutions for plant and machinery: complete and simple. From sensor technology to control and drive technology – safety and automation included. Various software tools enable simple operation and make commissioning easier. Benefit from short downtimes and high plant availability due to extensive diagnostic options. Here we present our product innovations for 2023 for your safe automation.

EHS Today - The Future of Safe Automation

"Safety in future production environments must be checked and enabled in real-time, so that the protection of humans and machines is guaranteed," Thomas Pilz, managing partner of Pilz GmbH & Co.

In an article featured in EHS Today Thomas Pilz discusses new and upcoming legal requirements for security, who they concern, and his thoughts on the future of safety.

Read the full article here!





Quick links:

EHS Today article



As we progress through 2023, I will be sharing all our press releases on this page as well - approximately once per month.  If you need additional high resolution photos, additional information for any of these press releases, or if you are interested in doing join press releases on any of our products, please let us know, and we'd be glad to assist. Please contact our marketing team -




We have safety laser scanners in stock!

Yes, you read that correctly!  We have PSENscan products ready to sell - no long wait times! Get them now!

To the right you'll find all the information you'll need to help you communicate this with your customers.

If you need anything else, please be sure to check with your Pilz Sales Manager, or our Distributor Manager, Randy Price (


The myPNOZ push for 2023!

While the supply chain issues are easing a bit, we are certainly not out of the woods yet! But that doesn't mean Pilz is going to just sit back and wait for things to get better!  No sir!

That's why Pilz is teaming up with our Authorized Distributors (you!) to help our customers get the safety relays the need - now!  How is this possible you may ask?

Well, Pilz has a competitive advantage and actually a decent lead time (comparatively speaking) on our myPNOZ product!

Pilz will also be supporting you with brochures, videos, a customer presentation, an internal training video, and much more are all available by clicking the links on the right.

Discover Pilz - Pilz Showroom! Take it for a spin here

  • Corona is driving digitization - digital tools and meetings will remain beyond the pandemic
  • Create a platform for sales to support their digital customer contact
  • New approach to show solutions / applications
  • Create a meaningful supplement to physical customer contacts  - hybrid communication
  • In the future, event formats (virtual trade shows/webinars/mini trainings)
  • June is Safety Month – possible joint events?

Certified Machinery Safety Expert (CMSE) Training information

In cooperation with TÜV NORD, Pilz offers the qualification to become a CMSE – Certified Machinery Safety Expert.

This course can also be marketed and sold by distributors.  

The four-day course gives an overall view of the subject of machinery safety and is divided into five modules which convey comprehensive knowledge on and about the machinery lifetime cycle. The CMSE modules are standardized worldwide. The concluding TÜV NORD certificate has international validity.

With the title CMSE® - Certified Machinery Safety Expert you can demonstrate your competence for the whole lifecycle of machinery safety. Once you have passed the final examination you will receive the internationally acknowledged TÜV NORD certificate of CMSE - Certified Machinery Safety Expert, which is valid for 4 years. To maintain this certification, participants will need to take a one-day recertification, which extends the validity for another four years.

Certain requirements must be achieved prior to being allowed to enroll in this course.  Please see the one page brochure to the right to view all the requirements as well as dates the class will be held through the end of 2022.

The application form is also available to the right.  Please have customers fill this out and return it to  From there on out, Pilz will be in contact with your customers to ensure they not only meet the criteria, but also have the information they need to take the class.

To talk to someone in the Pilz Training Department regarding this CMSE class, it's requirements, dates and more, please email us at

CMSE® Sample Quiz
Not sure if this class is for you/your customer?  Take the sample machinery safety quiz linked on the right

Pilz Marketing Materials

Pilz Information

In an effort to keep our distributors up-to-date with all our marketing materials, this section will be used to house all our marketing materials for you to download and use with your customers.  

If you do not see something specific that you need, please contact the Pilz marketing team, Felicia Caponi at and we will get it to you as soon as possible.

Pilz products decoded

Yes, the Pilz products have 'interesting' names.  To help you decode them, use this handy guide:

  • PNOZ = Pilz small controllers, configurable control systems
  • PRMS = Pilz Robot Measurement System (measuring robot collisions for force/pressure)
  • PSEN = Pilz Sensor
  • PSENmlock = Pilz Sensors, safe interlocking/guarding
  • PSENopt = Pilz Sensors, Optoelectric (ie - Light Curtains)
  • PSENscan = Pilz Sensor, safety light scanner
  • PSS 4000 = Pilz Safety Automation System (safety and automtion in one system)


Social Media

Pilz frequently posts to our three social media accounts.  Please feel free to follow us and share our posts with your customers as well!




We also have a YouTube channel:


Thank you for supporting Pilz!

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Pilz Automation Safety L.P.
7150 Commerce Boulevard
Canton, MI 48187

Telephone: +1 734 354-0272

Technical Support

Telephone: +1 877 745-9872