A new feature added to our amGardpro networked range – EtherCAT


Fortress can now offer EtherCAT with FSoE on our ethernet-enabled interlocks and control pods.




After PROFINET and EtherNet/IP, customers can also purchase amGardpro proNet units able to communicate with EtherCAT-based systems for industrial safety and control.



✅ Robust, highly configurable units together with a fast, high-performance network protocol – all the benefits of amGardpro and EtherCAT combined in one solution



✅ Particularly suited for applications where high-speed communication is needed



✅ Easy connection with a broad range of quick disconnects, contributing to reducing the amount of cabling and installation time, leading to lower overall costs.

Front facing image of an amGardpro unit with EtherCAT and FSoE and a left handed handle

Image of an amGardpro unit with EtherCAT and FSoE and a right handed handle

With an expanding market share, EtherCAT is a widely used network protocol that enables fast communication between industrial devices, resulting in increased productivity and efficiency.


Our EtherCAT-enabled proNet units are easy to set up and configure. A broad range of quick disconnects available helps to reduce the amount of cabling, leading to lower overall costs.


Watch this space as more updates will be announced soon. In the meantime, if you have any questions or would like to find out more, please get in touch with us or explore our amGardpro range.