2019 Exhibitors

ADVANCED Motion Controls

Booth #118

ADVANCED Motion Controls designs, manufactures and supplies the highest performance servo drives and motion control solutions available. From complete PWM servo control to custom servo solutions, AMC provides brushed and brushless motor drives with the latest in digital servo technology and analog servo expertise. AC servo and DC servo motor controllers are available for general servo automation or specific robot control. Our newest DigiFlex® Performance™ digital motion control servos includes positioning drive features as a more complete servo motor drive for AC and DC brushless servo motors, DC brush type servo motor, linear and rotary servo motors, closed loop vector motors, voice coils, inductive loads and actuators for precise motion control. Network connections for either centralized or distributed servo systems include: CANopen, RS232, RS485, EtherCAT, EPL, Ethernet PowerLink and SynqNet interfaces. We also have technology to support the following interfaces: DeviceNet, Ethernet TCP/IP, FireWire, Profibus, USB, Universal Serial Bus and Sercos.

Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing (ARM)

Booth #205

As a national membership-based consortium, ARM is dedicated to creating the ecosystem that will drive innovation in robotics. Our staff and resources are focused on spurring innovations in not just robotics technology, but also workforce development, ensuring the future is built by robots, but directed by humans. ARM and its members seek to lower economic, technical, and operational barriers, allowing enterprises of all sizes to adopt robotic technologies. ARM is a member of Manufacturing USA, a network of regional institutes, each with a specialized technology focus. The institutes share one goal: to secure the future of manufacturing in the U.S. through innovation, collaboration and education.

AlphaWire

Booth #219

For over 95 years, Alpha Wire has designed and manufactured industry-leading wire, cable, and tubing products for factory automation, packaging, automotive, alternative energy, medical, semiconductor fabrication and other technically advanced applications. Beyond giving our customers the cables they trust for quality and reliable high performance, we give them the committed service they deserve. We help customers find the best possible solutions to production and manufacturing challenges with small put-ups, custom cable development, logistical excellence, and broad inventory for dependable, same-day shipment.

ASPINA

Booth #108

ASPINA is a technology design and manufacturing company with over 100 years of experience. We transform your concept into technology that meets your market by developing designs, creating prototypes, and manufacturing products. Our reliable manufacturing capacities come from four factories around the world. We customize partnership with our customers – from component, to module build, to a full assembly solution. Visit our booth to see some of our latest technologies in the robotics market, including drive train systems, low profile actuators, and IoT solutions.

ATI Industrial Automation

Booth #207

ATI INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION is the world-leading engineering-based developer of robotic accessories and robot arm tooling, including Automatic Tool Changers, Multi-Axis Force/Torque Sensing Systems, Utility Couplers, Robotic Deburring Tools, Robotic Collision Sensors, Manual Tool Changers, and Compliance Devices. Our robot end-effector products are found in thousands of successful applications around the world. Since 1989, our team of mechanical, electrical, and software engineers has been developing cost-effective, state-of-the-art end-effector products and solutions that improve robotic productivity.

Benchmark Electronics, Inc.

Booth #220

Benchmark is a worldwide provider of innovative product design, engineering services, technology solutions and advanced manufacturing services. From initial product concept to volume production, including direct order fulfillment and aftermarket services, Benchmark has been providing integrated services and solutions to original equipment manufacturers since 1979. Today, Benchmark proudly serves the following industries: aerospace, defense, medical technologies, complex industrials, test and instrumentation, next-generation telecommunications and high-end computing. Benchmark’s global operations network includes facilities in eight countries and common shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol BHE.

Bishop-Wisecarver

Booth #216

Bishop-Wisecarver Corporation helps manufacturers and automation solution providers engineer linear and rotary motion products. With 65+ years of engineering expertise and manufacturing best practices working with over 20,000 customers, we understand our customers’ design and application requirements which enables us to develop unique solutions that ship within 2 to 3 weeks. Customers achieve 50% faster time to market, up to 50-75% lower maintenance and installed costs, product differentiation and longer product life.

Bodine Electric Company

Booth #328

From our first motor in 1905 to today’s solar powered motion control solutions for the energy industry, Bodine has helped thousands of customers solve application challenges, develop gearmotor and drive solutions, and deliver high-quality products.

We offer over 1,200 standard/stock products, and thousands of custom designed gearmotors, motors and motion controls (fixed and variable speed AC, brushless DC, and permanent magnet DC). Bodine gearmotors and motors are designed for demanding industrial and commercial applications, and for a wide range of low-voltage applications for solar, battery or off-grid operation.

Our corporate headquarters and design team are located in Northfield, Illinois (20 miles north of Chicago) with our main manufacturing and assembly operations located in Peosta, Iowa, U.S.A. Bodine’s quality management system is certified to ISO 9001.

BSC Industries

Booth #112

BSC Industries, Inc. is an independent distributor of bearings, power transmission products, and electrical and automation products. Headquartered in Canton, MA, the company has six additional locations in New England and serves OEM and MRO companies in various markets both nationally and internationally by delivering world class products and engineered solutions.

Canon USA, Inc.

Booth #311

Canon U.S.A. Inc. has more than 60 years’ experience working with the world’s largest corporations to design and manufacture motion control products that provide mechatronic solutions for the varied markets these companies serve. The company’s motors can be found in medical devices, diagnostic equipment, precision pumps, and robotic systems, to name a few, including many of Canon’s cameras, copiers, and printers.

Celera Motion a Novanta Company

Booth #305

Solving complex engineering challenges in a global market, Celera Motion advances the field and science of precision motion through a dynamic group of product lines—MicroE optical encoders, Zettlex inductive encoders, Applimotion direct drive motors, Ingenia servo drives, and Westwind air bearing spindles. Our integrated mechatronic systems and components solve application-specific challenges for technology-driven original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) around the world. Delivering superior technologies, cohesive vision, consultative team approach and best-in-class reliability make us the trusted partner to accelerate your innovations.

Celera Motion is a precision motion business of Novanta (NASDAQ: NOVT), a leading global supplier of precision photonic and motion technologies to OEMs in medical and advanced industrial markets.

Bring the challenge. We’ll build the solution.

Controls for Automation

Booth #119

CGI Motion

Booth #317

From Prototype to Production CGI Motion enables design excellence across a wide range of industrial applications. We thrive on customer driven innovation in precision gearbox, precision machined components and electro-mechanical assembly solutions ranging from aerospace systems to semiconductor applications. We are your design and manufacturing partner helping to differentiate your product, machine or innovation. Our team of problem solving engineers and product managers can bring your application to market on time and under budget. Whether it’s an improvement on a current design or groundbreaking new designs, CGI has the know-how and team to enable design excellence.

Chieftek Precision USA Co., Ltd.

Booth #331

Chieftek Precision Co., Ltd. (cpc) is a global leading manufacturer for precision linear motion components, including linear Guide, linear Motor,​ linear stage, xyz/gantry subsystems, servo driver, linear encoder etc., for Automation, Machine tools and Industrial Robot applications. cpc offers German engineering quality, manufactures in Taiwan, Stocks in California for prompt engineering service and delivery at very competitive cost.

Please visit website www.chieftek.com to learn more about the company/products and download technical information including 3D drawings.

Cirtronics

Booth #315

Cirtronics, a contract manufacturer located in the greater Boston area, uses DFx to support optimizing product cost and quality from design reviews through production, testing, and aftermarket support tailored specifically to the needs of each customer. We offer manufacturing and assembly services for electronics, electro-mechanical devices and system-level builds for some of the top Robotics companies in the world. Cirtronics is an Employee Owned Company (ESOP) that qualifies for US government woman-owned and small business status. To learn more about Cirtronics, Precision Engagement(r) Manufacturing and how DFx can accelerate time to market, visit the site below.

CoastIPC, Inc.

Booth #227

Coast IPC is your source for the most extensive offering of Industrial and Embedded Computing Solutions. We represent the leading brands including Advantech, Neousys, AAEON, APLEX, Nematron, and many more.

Our product selection is matched by our impressive in-house services including customer-specific needs analysis, custom fabrication and branding, custom configuration, software serialization, kitting, and documentation services.

We are a total-solutions partner. With more than 30 years in industrial computing, factory automation, and remote access, we’ve created solutions for a wide range of environments with unique demands, challenges, and extremes. Our experience enables us to quickly understand your needs and address the whole solution, not just the product selection.

Our products and solutions expertise includes:

  • GPU-Accelerated Computing
  • Robotics
  • Class I: Div 2
  • Intelligent Transportation
  • Internet of Things
  • Machine Vision
  • Power and Energy
  • Surveillance and Security
  • VMware

You ask. We know. You win. We are uniquely suited to get up and running right out of the box. Call today or visit our online store for leading brands, expert advice, and unmatched service and support.

Copley Controls (Division of Analogic)

Booth #330

Copley Controls, an ISO 9001:2008 company and part of Analogic Corporation, delivers high-performance motion solutions to a wide range of industries including semiconductor, life sciences, test, automated assembly, and COTS military. With over 35 years’ experience in OEM partnerships, Copley’s application team combines with its R&D team to deliver world-class, highly responsive support. Our global commitment is backed with sales offices and local technical resources in the US, Europe, and Asia.

East Coast Automation Sales (Turck & Puls)

Booth #211

East Coast Automation Sales is a manufacturers representative agency that partners with world class manufacturers to deliver cutting edge automation solutions to our customers in the Northeast. We will feature TURCK and PULS at the Robotics Summit to exhibit standard products and custom automation solutions for sensing, power, and control applications.

Electrocraft

Booth #321

ElectroCraft, Inc. is a global provider of dependable, application-engineered fractional-horsepower motor and motion products.

The ElectroCraft Powering Innovation custom manufacturing services cover the following products: AC motors, PMDC motors, brushless DC motors, stepper motors, servo motors, gearboxes, gearmotors, linear actuators, drives, servo drives, integrated motor drives.

Our products are found in thousands of different applications within industrial, commercial, and consumer product markets. While ElectroCraft provides a wide array of standard products with many configurable options, we have built our brand on custom OEM solutions that meet the precise performance, cost and quality our customers require.

For OEM Customers who are unsatisfied with having to design around inflexible off-the-shelf products, our technical knowledge and customizable product families provide for a design experience which results in motor and motion systems that provide superior reliability and performance at the lowest possible cost.

Elmo Motion Control

Booth #304

Elmo Motion Control is a leading manufacturer of innovative motion control technologies, with over 30 years of experience and millions of drives operating worldwide in every industry. Elmo’s drives, controllers, and integrated motors are designed with emphasis on performance, efficiency, reliability, safety, and simplicity. The company’s R&D department combines intelligent motion control technologies, real-time programming and control algorithms with advanced digital hardware to enable leaner, more flexible machines. Controlled by the Elmo application studio (EAS)—a software environment that cuts integration time—Elmo’s servo drives and multi-axes motion controllers minimize a machine’s footprint and cabling, improve throughput, and give original OEMs a competitive edge. Elmo provides a wide range of high performance motion-control technologies which make it a one-stop-shop for any motion application. For example: Robotics – industrial, collaborative, humanoid; Mobile robotics – AGV, UGV, RGV; Medical – rehabilitation, surgical, bionic, MRI & X-Ray machines; Industrial – SMT machines, packaging, inspection, assembly, smart warehouse. Founded in 1988, the company is headquartered in Israel, employs more than 300 staff worldwide, and has a dedicated presence in the United States, China, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Korea, Poland and the United Kingdom. Elmo’s Gold Twitter, the world’s smallest most powerful servo drive, has been awarded for the Most Innovative Motion Control Product of the year by Motion Control Industry Awards 2018. Elmo was selected as an RBR50 company in 2018 & 2019.

GAM Enterprises

Booth #307

GAM is a leading manufacturer and complete source for Gear Reducers, Servo Couplings, Linear Mounting Kits, and other innovative products used in automation technology. With one of the largest product offerings in the motion control industry as well as the engineering expertise and capabilities to develop customized solutions, GAM can help with your application. Being flexible to meet the needs of customer requests and great service are what sets GAM apart from the rest.

General Foundry Service

Booth #217

General Foundry Service has provided Cast & Machined Aluminum and Zinc Aluminum Components since 1946. For 72 years, “We have poured molten metal into useful shapes in a precise, economical, & timely manner using our Precision Sand, No-Bake Sand, Permanent Mold, Rubber Plaster Molding (RPM) & Investment Casting processes.”

Gibson Engineering

Booth #204

Gibson Engineering is a unique combination of parts supplier, engineering resource, and full solution provider, with a focus on factory automation. We supply vision and laser-based scanners, servo and stepper motors and a whole array of control, safety and interconnect components used on next-generation robots. We are also a resource to organizations looking to implement robotics in their manufacturing operations.

Component supplier, brainstorm partner, sub-assembly or turn-key solution provider, you decide how much of our capacity to leverage. We help your team take ownership of the technologies being deployed.

Visit our booth for active demonstrations and discussion with our engineers.

Harmonic Drive

Booth #316

Harmonic Drive’s mission is to provide motion control solutions that give our customers a competitive advantage. To accomplish this we continually invest in the growth of our employees and in our company’s capabilities. Harmonic Drive, LLC engineers and manufactures precision servo actuators, gearheads and gear component sets. We work closely with both Fortune 500 and companies of all sizes to understand their application requirements and provide a standard or, in most cases, a custom-engineered solution to enable the success of their design project. Since the beginning, our engineering and production teams have continued to develop enabling technologies and products for the evolving motion control market.

Harwin

Booth #203

Harwin is an innovative manufacturer of high-reliability connectors with a proven history of success in the Robotics market. Flagship products such as the 2.00mm pitch Datamate and 1.25mm pitch Gecko high density connector ranges are suitable for harsh environments; able to withstand extreme vibration, shock and temperature. Harwin continuously strives to develop connectors that solve design problems and provide a solution for engineers. The latest in Harwin’s connector technology will be showcased at the Robotics Summit and Expo.

HIWIN Corp

Booth #229

HIWIN Corp. manufactures an extensive line of both linear motion components and complete solutions. With a goal of supplying superior quality at the most competitive prices, the company offers a variety of precision ground and rolled ballscrews, linear guideways, electric actuators, ballscrew-driven stages, linear and rotary motors, and articulated robots with many fully integrated value-added features.

IDS Imaging, Inc.

Booth #208

IDS Inc. was founded in 2007 as a subsidiary of IDS Imaging Development Systems GmbH. We develop high-performance, easy-to-use USB, GigE and 3D cameras with a wide spectrum of sensors and variants. The almost unlimited range of applications of our industrial cameras covers multiple non-industrial and industrial sectors in the field of equipment, plant and mechanical engineering. In addition to the successful CMOS cameras, IDS expands its portfolio with vision app-based sensors and cameras. The novel image processing platform IDS NXT is freely programmable and extremely versatile. Our visionary thinking and modular concepts enable our customers to develop innovative and individual applications. Professional machine vision camera components are developed by us exclusively in Germany, produced in a sustainable way, and sold all over the world.

ifm efector

Booth #308

ifm is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of industrial sensors and control products, producing over 18.3 million products annually.

For over 45 years, ifm has developed, manufactured, and marketed sensors to industries that include assembly and robotics, automotive, material handling, packaging, metal forming, plastics, food and beverage. We offer a complete family of position and fluid sensors, diagnostic systems, networking products and wiring solutions. Our dedication to innovation, quality and customer support has made us a global market leader.

ifm’s knowledgeable team of technical support engineers will work with you to recommend the right solution, the first time.

IKO International, Inc.

Booth #212

IKO is a world renowned producer of quality needle bearings, linear motion rolling guides, precision positioning tables and machine components. Only IKO offers C-Lube technology, which provides long term, maintenance-free lubrication and is available in M-series linear ways and maintenance-free cam followers. IKO offers specialized solutions for many unique manufacturing situations including: clean rooms, vacuum environments, high temperature and dust/spatter protection.

IKO products are highly regarded in the worldwide marketplace, living up to the inspiration for their name: Innovation, Know-How & Originality.

INTECH Powercore

Booth #403

At Intech Corporation we specialize in design and manufacture of self-lubricating plastic gears, rollers and cam followers made of non-hygroscopic Intech Power-CoreTM material. To ensure reliable, long lasting performance, all products are backed by proven durability calculations. Our customers reduce operating costs by running maintenance-free motion components at higher speeds, with less down time, no lubrication and requiring less energy. Low inertia, reduced friction, noise, vibration, contamination and generally smoother running machines all contribute to lowering the impact of manufacturing on the environment. We like to think of our products as “Clean, Lean & Green”. Please contact our engineering team for a free consultation.

Kollmorgen

Booth #104

Kollmorgen servo, frameless and stepper motion solutions play a key role in a variety of robots, including collaborative robots, industrial articulated robots, medical robots and more. Kollmorgen has an established track record for enabling robotic innovation with 100 years of experience, tens of thousands of motor designs and mobilizing hundreds of thousands of robot joints and robotic arms. We know that when building brand failure is not an option. Our expertise makes us a unique motion partner who understands the business and technical needs of both the robotic design engineer and the global supply chain – with Kollmorgen frameless motors in your robot you can concentrate on what matters most. Kollmorgen motors are optimized for fit and performance with industry standard harmonic gearing and our industry leading torque density enables smaller, lighter and faster robots. Kollmorgen is the industry standard at helping robotic innovators get their product to market fast.

LEMO USA

Booth #309

LEMO’s high quality Push-Pull circular connectors are used in a variety of challenging environments and applications including medical, industrial control, test and measurement, audio-video and telecommunications.

Macron Dynamics Inc.

Booth #110

Macron Dynamics, Inc., a manufacturer of linear and mechanical motion components and systems, provides automation solutions for applications found throughout the U.S. and around the globe. For more than 25 years, Macron has refined each component and every product through time-tested installations and experience. Macron products are built with the highest quality materials, assembled in the USA, and engineered to withstand the abuses of rigorous, daily usage. The result is a combination of versatility, positioning repeatability durability, and virtually maintenance-free operation.

Manta Product Development, Inc.

Booth #405

Manta Product Development is an award-winning product design firm located in Boston, providing human experience design, technology assessment and product commercialization services. Our intelligent approach to design and engineering delivers competitive value to companies in the healthcare, robotics, consumer and industrial markets.

Maxon Precision Motors

Booth #215

At maxon motor, we develop and build electric drives that pack some real power. Our DC motors are leading the industry worldwide. They are used wherever the requirements are high and engineers cannot afford compromises: maxon motors drive NASA’s Mars rovers. They are installed in insulin pumps and surgical power tools. You can find them in humanoid robots and in high-precision industrial applications, in tattoo machines, passenger aircraft, camera lenses, race cars, and cardiac pumps.

MICROMO

Booth #224

Since 1961, MICROMO has been the micro DC motor expert, serving engineers & OEMs to deliver outstanding service and the highest quality products. As the exclusive, authorized supplier of FAULHABER micro motion products to North America, MICROMO also provides advanced, value-add design & engineering services. MICROMO and FAULHABER small brush and brushless DC motors, stepper motors, linear dc servo motors, gearheads, encoders, and micro linear actuators are recognized for their high efficiency, high performance, and incredible precision.

New England Wire Technologies

Booth #303

Nidec-Shimpo

Booth #206

Nidec-Shimpo is a leading global manufacturer of high precision gear technologies that are employed in the most demanding robotics applications on land, sea and air. As a manufacturer of strain wave, cycloidal, planetary, hypoid and worm gearing, Nidec-Shimpo is well positioned to handle virtually any robotics positioning requirement—from the 7th axis to the end-of-arm. Our products go into a wide range of robotics applications within the medical, packaging, automotive, semiconductor, aerospace and material handling markets. Our customer base relies daily on our product quality, consistency and robust performance. High volume, consistent production combined with unparalleled engineering expertise enable our customers to innovate, scale and compete globally.

Oki Electric Cable America Corporation

Booth #407

Oki Electric Cable is a well-known Japanese manufacturer of flexible & robust cables, optical fibers and flexible printed circuits. The cable products are specifically designed for continuous motion such as twisting, bending and sliding. Reputable robot, factory automation, inspection equipment companies select Oki cable products with confidence. Oki also offers custom composite cables that are able to build in the different size of insulated wires, and the combination of metal wires and optical fibers. New Camera Link Cable (Active Optical Cable) and newly designed USB3 Vision (Active Optical Cable) as max 40m longer for machine vision will be displayed together with Oki’s robot cable, optical fiber cable & flexible printed circuits. Demo “Self-Standing Sliding Cable System (Sm Flex)” will be also there.

Pace Associates

Booth #123

Pace Associates, LLC focuses on strong engineering relationships to maximize design-in print position. We have been successfully selling electromechanical and electronic components to the New England market using this approach since the firm was founded in 1987.

We bring over 60 years of combined technical sales and engineering expertise in the electronics industry to our principals. We have limited the number of principals we represent to assure each company comprehensive coverage in the New England territory. We have an extensive and in-depth knowledge of our lines, having represented our principals an average of 10 years each.

Pearse Bertram, LLC

Booth #100

Pearse Bertram provides first-in-class products and services for all areas of industrial automation including; machine controls, robotics, vision inspection and ID, safety and machine guarding, pneumatic automation, motion control, and much more. Our expert sales and engineering staff are on call to assist you in choosing, applying, and deploying all of the products we represent.

Performance Motion Devices

Booth #312

Motion control matters—we can get you to market faster

Performance Motion Devices provides reliable multi-axis motion control solutions and unparalleled technical support. We offer a line of pre-programmed ICs, digital drives, and amplifiers, and machine boards, plus easy-to-use software which brings your system to life quickly—hours not days. Intuitive development tools and common motion architecture make design, development, and validation fast, predictable and low-risk. Bring your product to market faster with reliable motion control solutions. We have significant expertise with robotic applications and can make sure your equipment performs. Performance Motion Devices—motion control at its core.

PI (Physik Instrumental) LP

Booth #306

ISO-9001-Certified, Global Leader in Precision Motion Solutions. Piezo Mechanisms, Air Bearings, Hexapods, Photonics Alignment, Nanopositioning, Micropositioning, Piezo Positioning Systems, Linear Motors & Rotary Stages for OEM & Research. Products: Nanopositioning Systems; 6-Axis Hexapod Alignment Systems, Microscopy Stages; Lens Positioners; Tip/Tilt Mirrors; Piezo Transducers, Piezo Actuators; Piezo Motors, Piezo Drivers & Digital Motion Controllers; Voice Coil Actuators, MicroMotion Robots

Portescap

Booth #232

Portescap is moving life forward in motion critical applications across the globe through innovation and customization and we strive to help our customer’s applications excel. We offer one of the broadest miniature motor product lines in the industry, encompassing Brush DC, Brushless DC, Stepper Can Stack, Linear Actuator, and Disc Magnet technology. Building upon a tradition of manufacturing excellence and driven by a passion for innovation, we leverage over 70 years of experience in miniature motion solutions to put precise power in the smallest places. From medical to aerospace or automation to security & access, Portescap’s miniature motion solutions are moving life forward worldwide in critical applications.

Portescap is part of Altra Industrial Motion (NYSE:AIMC). Altra is a leading global designer and producer of electromechanical power transmission and motion control products with a global footprint (9,300 employees and over 53 global production facilities) and extensive product range (over 27 industry leading brands). Altra companies are committed to the guiding principles of the Altra Business System (ABS), with a relentless focus on continuous improvement and customer satisfaction.

Renishaw

Booth #116

Renishaw is a global company with core skills in measurement, motion control, healthcare, spectroscopy and manufacturing. We offer a comprehensive range of encoders used by OEMs globally for exact positioning, reliability, and superior performance-to-cost value. Three encoder technologies —optical, magnetic and laser interferometer—all are engineered to deliver non-contact, friction-free operation, exceptional ease of installation, space savings, and application flexibility.

Saber1 Technologies

Booth #202

Saber1 Technologies LLC is a leading provider of digital imaging software products, accessories, systems, and solutions, including innovative industrial imaging and machine vision products. We’re more than just industrial camera suppliers—we’re your partners in putting today’s advanced digital capabilities to work. Formed in 2000, Saber1 exists for and because of our customers and the partners we represent. Our primary goal is to deliver quality goods and services to our customers.

SCHUNK Inc.

Booth #222

More than 2,800 employees in nine plants and 33 subsidiaries as well as distribution partners in more than 50 countries ensure an intensive market presence. With 11,000 standard components SCHUNK offers the world’s largest range of clamping technology and gripping systems and with more than 2,550 SCHUNK grippers, the broadest range of standard gripper components on the market. The entire gripping system program comprises more than 4,000 components.

The customer base includes, among others, the who’s who of machine and plant construction, robotics, automation and installation, and all well-known car brands and their suppliers. Since 2012, the goalkeeper legend Jens Lehmann has been part of the SCHUNK team, acting as band ambassador for precise gripping and holding.

SICK

Booth #106

For over 70 years, SICK has been a world leader in the manufacture of factory, logistics & process automation technology. SICK boasts over 50 subsidiaries worldwide, ensuring sales & application support virtually anywhere in the world. For the robotics industry, SICK offers reliable positioning, navigation, measurement & identification solutions that help protect humans & goods from costly collisions that result in injuries, lost or damaged products & increased downtime. SICK also helps enable Industry 4.0 through products that feature open communication protocols to transmit big data, provide edge computing & transfers data to the cloud.

SIGMATEK

Booth #209

SIGMATEK is counted among the leading manufacturers of complete automation systems for machine and plant manufacturing worldwide. In the 30-year history of the company, trend setting automation technologies were and are developed in close coordination with customer demands. The scope of delivery extends from control and I/O systems, IPCs, HMIs, Motion Control and Safety to the all-in-one engineering tool LASAL with object-oriented programming and the real-time Ethernet VARAN. In-house research, development and production ensure the Salzburg Company, with over 550 employees worldwide, a place at the forefront of automation technology. The deep application know-how and superior service concept of the automation experts guarantee that SIGMATEK customers have flexible, user-friendly and future-proof solutions, which make their machines more successful – an added value and that over the entire product life cycle.

SMC Corportation of America

Booth #230

Since its establishment, SMC has been a leader in pneumatic technology, providing industry with technology and products to support automation based on the guiding principle of “contributing to automation labor savings in industry.” Over the past 50+ years, SMC’s products have become established as a recognized international brand through sales, technical, supply and after sale services in world markets. Sales have grown to achieve a 30% global market share.

THK America

Booth #221

THK is the pioneer of Linear Motion Systems. Today, our LM Guide is an indispensable component of mechanical and electronic systems in a wide variety of industries which has promoted us as an industry leader with sales upward of $2.6 Billion. The versatility of our products allows for many uses across a wide variety of applications.

Our company name “THK” stands for ” Toughness,” ” High Quality,” and ” Know-how.” We aim to contribute to the improvement of society and development of industry by focusing on these three principles in our technology development and product manufacturing processes.

Universal Robots

Booth #124

Universal Robots has reinvented industrial robotics with flexible, collaborative robot arms. Innovative force-sensing technology makes the robot stops operating when encountering an employee, eliminating the need for safety guarding in most scenarios. Unlike traditional industrial robots that stay hardwired in a cage, the lightweight UR Robots can be moved around, automating high mix low volume production runs. Programming is intuitive; simply grab the robot arm to teach the desired movement, or use the touch screen. The Polyscope GUI runs on a Linux OS platform for easy customization of specific tasks and tools. Product portfolio includes the UR3, UR5 and UR10 robot arms named after their payloads in kilos, they all feature 0.1 mm repeatability and span in reach from 19.7” in to 51.2”.

Verrill

Decency, honesty, and judgment. The values that define Verrill as a law firm are the reason our clients trust and choose us time and time again. We don’t compromise our values and our clients don’t compromise on quality. Our experience and New England roots date back more than 150 years, and today, through our award-winning client service, we work with clients across the country and around the globe.

Practice areas include: Intellectual Property & Technology, Corporate/M&A, Tax, Bankruptcy, Labor & Employment, Benefits & Compensation, Real Estate, Promotions and Marketing, Construction, Banking, Environmental, Estate Planning, Family/Probate Law and Litigation & Trial.

Attorneys in these practices provide legal counsel in a multitude of industries, such as: Health Care & Health Technology, Clinical Research, Energy, Property & Community Development, Utilities, Telecommunications, Hospitality, Higher Education and Craft Beverages.

Verrill and its attorneys have been locally and nationally recognized for providing superior legal representation and client service, and for its commitment to pro bono service.

Waypoint Robotics, Inc.

Booth #128

Waypoint Robotics, located in Merrimack, NH, develops and manufactures fully autonomous mobile robots that are easy to use, industrial strength, and designed to be setup and used by the workforce that is on the job today. Vector, MAV3K, and supporting products can be put to work immediately, adding to workers’ capabilities, increasing their efficiency, and strengthening their companies.

Weintek USA

Booth #411

Founded in 1996, Weintek Labs is a global-leading HMI manufacturer and is dedicated to the development, design, and manufacturing of HMI & IIoT solutions. Weintek Lab’s mission is to provide quality, customizable HMI-solutions that meet the needs of all industrial automation requirements while maintaining customer satisfaction by providing “on-demand” customer service. Weintek Labs brought their innovative technology to the United States in December 2016 with the opening of Weintek USA, Inc., in an effort to provide quality and expedient solutions to the North American industrial market.

WiBotic

Booth #132

WiBotic provides innovative autonomous wireless charging hardware and monitoring plus control software that optimizes the uptime for robots and autonomous fleets. Stemming from over 10 years of research at the University of Washington, Intel and Bosch, WiBotic has the most flexible wireless charging solutions in the 10-1000 Watt range enabling autonomous operations for the robotics industry.