BARA Members Directory

Here you can see a full list of Robot & Automation Technology Providers. To view each section click the link below relating to each category.

 

ROBOT SUPPLIERS

AA ROBOTICSAA Robotics are specialists in the supply of advanced robotic solutions including vision guided robots for both 2D and 3D applications. As distributors of the amazing range of DENSO robots in the UK, Ireland and India, AA Robotics has the experience and vision to solve most manufacturing problems.
ABB LIMITEDThe Robotics and Motion division provides products, solutions and related services that increase industrial productivity and energy efficiency. The division's motors, generators, drives, programmable logic controllers (PLCs), power electronics and robotics provide power, motion and control for a wide range of automation applications. Products from this division integrate seamlessly. ABB products are proven to reduce operating costs, improve product quality and consistency in various industries. With increases in hygiene, up-time, change-overs and total through-put with fewer accidents on the shop floor, ABB automation could really be the key for manufacturers to unlock new levels of competitiveness and productivity.
FANUC UK LIMITEDFANUC UK provides industrial automation solutions - from the supply of over 100 robot models CNC controllers, drilling machines, EDM and injection moulding machines through to the complete integration of factory automation systems. Providing a single customer support portal for its three core businesses, FANUC UK comprises Robotics - industrial robots and systems; FA - CNC Controllers, motors and drives; Robomachines - EDM, Injection Moulding, drilling machines. Robotics - FANUC's Robotics business manufactures the widest range of robots in the world for applications from micro electronics assembly to the forging of precision aerofoils for jet engines - in industries as diverse as pharmaceutical and food processing - and with maximum payloads up to 2.3 tonne. Over 400,000 FANUC robots are operating worldwide with production currently geared to meet demands of 5,000 per month. FANUC Robots are truly 'out of the box' automation designed to be totally flexible and, with application specific options, straight-forward to integrate. Our new collaborative robot range sets FANUC apart from other robot suppliers as it is the only one to be TUV certified and has a heavy payload in the order of over 35kg greater than competitors. With no fencing required and vision included this robot opens up a whole new world of opportunities. CNC - FANUC's FA business manufactures CNC controls, drive systems and laser systems - with 65% market share in the global CNC control sector FANUC is the market leader. FANUC CNC is the controller of choice for the world's leading machine tool manufacturers - continuously developing functionality sees FANUC CNC control being used in a wide range of applications - combining powerful control and high precision with unparalleled reliability. FANUC Servo Drives and Motors are well proven - aimed at the machine builder they offer a vast range of high performance compact designs. The high availability and ease of maintenance together with world class energy efficient designs make them the motors of choice for thousands of OEMs around the World. Robomachine - FANUC's Robomachine business manufactures ROBODRILL vertical machining centres, ROBOCUT Wire EDM machines and ROBOSHOT electric injection moulding machines. Customer support - From initial sales enquiry with FANUC through the life of the product FANUC provides one single contact point to make sure support is always at hand with up to date advice, genuine warranted parts, and, whenever possible, obsolescence avoidance solutions that ensure lifetime delivery of maximum efficiency.
KAWASAKI ROBOTICS (UK) LIMITEDKawasaki Robotics manufactures and supplies industrial robots that can be found working efficiently in all industry sectors. From the most delicate laboratory process to the heaviest palletising application Kawasaki offers a range of proven products that get the job done. The name Kawasaki is synonymous with high speed, reliability and quality and not just on the race track. Kawasaki Robotics, a member company of Kawasaki Heavy Industries Group, has been providing high performance industrial robots for manufacturing processes since 1969. New models have been added in 2017 to the already extensive range and continue to offer best in class performance and capability, meeting customer demands for increased flexibility, intelligent control and high speed. Kawasaki's UK based Team has a wealth of knowledge on Picking, Placing and Palletising applications for the Food and Pharma sector. After sales support and training are both provided from Kawasaki's Warrington base where customers are also able to see system simulations and demonstrations to ensure the best solution is applied. Call now for further information Tel: +44-1925-713000.
KUKA ROBOTICS UK LTDKUKA offer over 40 years of experience as an automated robotic system and solution integrator within the manufacturing industry. From concept to completion, KUKA will work with you to ensure that we support your business' growth and tailor our systems to the specific needs of your operation, delivering solutions that improve business efficiencies, increase productivity and deliver cost savings through best practice management. KUKA's solutions are custom built and fully integrated into your application via our dedicated team of engineers, from a single unit to large multiple robot turnkey solutions. With a proven track record of serving manufacturers across a number of vertical markets, from automotive to pharmaceutical, KUKA will always identify a solution with customer satisfaction at the forefront of its design, providing clients with the quickest route to production. KUKA's complete robot range has a synergy of control language and architecture. They are used by many well-known names in the UK manufacturing industry in diverse sectors, such as construction materials, electronics, food processing, healthcare, logistics and plastics. Typical applications include pick and place, order picking and assembly, packaging, palletising & depalletising, 3Dp, welding, mobile robotics and clean room applications.
MARELMarel is a single-source provider for food processors the world over. Marel is the leading global provider of advanced processing systems and services to the Meat Fish and Poultry Industries. From harvesting raw materials to packaging the final product - from standardized stand-alone units to all-inclusive integrated turnkey systems - our products are designed to meet our customers' every need.
MITSUBISHI ELECTRICAs the UK arm of one of the world's leading manufacturing companies, Mitsubishi Electric has been supplying automation products to UK industry for many years. Automation equipment such as programmable logic controllers, human machine interfaces, inverter drives, robots, low voltage switchgear and AC servos, help companies improve production & improve quality efficiently and cost-effectively. The Mitsubishi brand name is recognised around the world as a symbol of premium quality, having both the commitment and resource to deliver it in terms of product and support. Mitsubishi UK's automation systems division has developed a number of initiatives that address issues important to corporate, end user, system integrator and OEM businesses. In addition to our automation products and solutions, Mitsubishi is also able to offer added value services via our System Service Group ranging from breakdown and commissioning assistance, to energy audits, OEE audits and comprehensive Diamond Service Contracts which cover Mitsubishi and uniquely, multi-vendor products.
NACHI EUROPE U.K.Nachi Europe U.K. is a branch of Nachi Europe GmbH Germany and we are a robot distributor and sales & support office for our parent company Nachi Fujikoshi- Japan, a leading robot supplier with over 100,000 robots installed worldwide. Nachi supply industrial articulated 4, 6 & 7 axis robots with payloads ranging from 2kg to 1000kg. We provide sales, support and training for our robots which can be used in a wide variety of applications.
ROBOTICS & DRIVESRobotics and Drives is Innovative Robotics Solutions Provider that supply systems globally and are the worlds first ABB Authorised Value Provider, Robotics and Drives supply Specialised Robotic Systems for High Speed Palletising, Stacking, Wrapping, Tracking, 3d Vision ,Cornerpost Application as well as Case Packing, PickPlace and Assembly solutions using the latest Robotic and Cobotic Solutions, these systems can be used in conjunction with operators and include the latest in safety technology. RDS can supply full solutions or else be part of a larger integrated project. With Onsite customer test facilities, R&D development suites plus complete Robotic training and aftersales support RDS can deliver your complete solution. www.roboticsanddrives.ie
STAUBLI (UK) LTDStaubli: an international group serving all industrial sectors known worldwide for the quality of our design and innovation for more than a century, the Staubli Group has brought its renowned engineering expertise and technological ingenuity to the forefront of robotics. Since 1982, we have built a highly regarded robotics business, and more significantly, transformed the way thousands of manufacturing operations perform. Staubli provide high performance in all areas of industry. Designed to work in the most hostile environments as well as cleanrooms. Wherever speed, compactness, precision and reliability are demanded, Staubli has the right technology - regardless of industry sector or type of application. Life sciences: exceptionally clean, precise and accurate robots suitable for Grade A through Grade D environments, providing ideal solutions to the unique requirements of the life sciences sector. Machine tending: Robots with specialised features such as enclosed arms, IP65 arm protection with IP67 wrist, compact footprints and multiple mounting options. High speed machining: The RX170 hsm robot, featuring a high-speed spindle integrated into the forearm, offers a flexible solution for handling various machining operations. Food: Food processing robots designed to increase throughput and efficiency by minimising manual intervention, covering a wide range of food industry applications. Plastics: D-axis robots designed specifically for the plastics industry, meeting a wide range of automation needs such as high speed demolding, two-shot molding and much more. Painting: Operating in a range of industrial sectors, Staubli paint robots meet all needs for automated finishing, from traditional application to electrostatic processes. Semiconductor / cleanroom: Automation solutions designed to perform precisely controlled applications with exceptional accuracy, high speed, and dramatically improved particle reduction.
YASKAWA UK LTDYASKAWA's integrated product portfolio generates synergies between "Robotics" and "Drives & Motion" under a single brand name for the benefit of our customers. YASKAWA employs over 1250 staff in Europe offering a very broad portfolio and comprehensive local services via subsidiaries in 14 countries. YASKAWA Electric develops and produces all the key technologies and components for our own products, giving us unique system expertise and total product control. As a result, our products are renowned for their excellent reliability. YASKAWA UK Ltd Unit 2, Johnson Park, Wildmere Road Banbury, Oxon OX16 3JU, UK T: + 44 (0) 1295 272755 F: + 44 (0) 1295 267127 E: info.uk@yasakwa.eu.com www.yaskawa.eu.com

AUTOMATION TECHNOLOGY SUPPLIERS

AUTOMATED TECHNOLOGY GROUPThe Automated Technology Group is a leading global supplier of control and power solutions for industrial automation. Now part of Wood Group Mustang's Automation and Control business unit, the company delivers complex projects with a proven blend of creativity, confidence and control. Encompassing the control systems know-how of Autotech and the power control and distribution expertise of Igranic, the group designs, delivers and supports solutions that drive the production lines, supply chains and service delivery of many leading companies. Clients include BAA, BAE Systems, Bentley, British Sugar, Coca-Cola, Hanson Cement, Jaguar Land Rover, Kraft, Scottish Power, Tata Steel and Thames Water. Headquartered in Silsoe, Bedfordshire, The Automated Technology Group also operates sites in Bedford, Birmingham and Stafford. Investment in engineering skills and the development of young people is a high priority for the business, which has established its own apprenticeship programme, The Automated Technology Group Academy.
AYLESBURY AUTOMATION LTDAylesbury Automation is internationally known for their superb Vibratory Parts Feeders and associated equipment for the orientation and handling of parts. With a highly skilled workforce - design, manufacture, assembly and test including electrical and software; a range of Special Purpose Machines, of the highest quality are made each year to customers requirements. Advanced robotic integration into both customers existing processes and within new machines with or without vision.
B & R INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION LTDCompanies specialising in packaging, plastics, printing and paper, textiles, automotive, food and beverage, semiconductor, wood, metals and mining, pharmaceutical, chemicals and building automation rely every day on B & R know-how. Our complete solutions help customers from all industries achieve a decisive competitive edge. Orientation towards applications in all areas of machine automation and process control technology builds the foundation that makes us a strong partner. We offer our customers a complete automation solution from one source: no unnecessary interfaces, maximum flexibility and the highest level of profitability.
CIMLOGIC LTDOur Vision is to deliver outstanding manufacturing solutions which enable our customers to continue to be world class performers. Established in 1997 and based in Saltaire - West Yorkshire Cimlogic has a long history of working with some of the world's biggest manufacturing and distribution companies. We deliver Complete Integrated Manufacturing Execution Systems and Automation Solutions for a wide variety of applications & customers - from plant control equipment to corporate Information Technology systems. Accreditations achieved include: UK Certified Implementation Partner for TrakSYS real-time OEE performance monitoring tool from Parsec Corporation, Vmware Professional Solution Provider, Safe Contractor approved, Microsoft Certified Partner, Windows Embedded Partner and many more. Cimlogic has expertise in the field of process control (PLC, HMI SCADA Progamming), industrial automation and MES, utilising the latest technologies and employing engineers from diverse backgrounds and disciplines. Systems engineers, Software developers, IT & MES specialists, Electrical engineers all led by astute Project Management, provide quality solutions for specific applications. We have an impeccable reputation for customer retention, which is derived from the quality of our customer service, Turn-Key solutions and Support Services.
FESTO LTDFesto - the innovation leader in industrial and process automation. With around 100 new products every year and as the holder of 2,800 patents world-wide, Festo creates the impetus for maximum productivity in factory and process automation. This is ensured by its 11,500 staff in 176 countries, dedicted to serving more than 300,00 customers worldwide. Festo has the right solution for every application - with pneumatic, servo pneumatic, electric drive, sensor, vision and PLC technologies backed up by a range of services and support. Festo Didactic delivers productivity by providing basic and vocational training in a range of technical and soft skills and providing bespoke consultancy services to businesses looking to gain a competitive advantage.
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HEPCOMOTIONHepcoMotion was formed in 1969 and is one of the world's foremost innovators and manufacturers in the field of Linear Motion Technology. We offer a very broad product range which is constantly updated based on market need - our objective is to offer solutions to satisfy almost any linear motion requirement. Research and Development is very important to Hepco - we have a long-term commitment to re-invest a substantial percentage of turnover in the development of new products and product updates. Hepco has full ISO 9001 quality accreditation and operates globally from our UK Headquarters and main manufacturing facility. Today, a network of branch offices and highly-trained approved distributors cover most of the industrialised world. In addition to designing and manufacturing Linear Motion Systems, Hepco is in partnership with a number of high quality worldwide manufacturing companies. We act as an exclusive UK distributor, for a number of companies involved in Linear Motion and mechanical components complementary to the Hepco range. This means that we can satisfy a diverse range of customer requests. Our aim is to offer integrated packages of components, which automation designers can specify with complete confidence in their quality, reliability and longevity. Providing advanced automation solutions from specialised tooling to complete turnkey systems, HepcoAutomation delivers the complete solution from design to installation. HepcoAutomation offers a wide range of services including turn key machine builds, robot installations, machine vision integration, and upgrades and modifications to existing manufacturing plants to name but a few. HepcoAutomation is a division of HepcoMotion a world leader in the manufacture of linear motion products. Many of our solutions incorporate the highly regarded Hepco linear or circular motion products renowned for their exceptional service life. Our innovative solutions are focused on providing customers with a rapid return on their investment.
LEUZE ELECTRONIC LTDLeuze electronic the 'sensor people' are committed to being the supplier of choice by providing the best customer service and products. To achieve this Leuze has dedicated technical support and training in the UK, a strong technically trained, regionally based sales force and hold stock in the UK. Product Ranges that Cover Standard to Special Applications Leuze electronic dominates numerous sectors within the packaging industry because of their technical leadership and large product range. Large and ongoing investments in R&D, new production facilities in Germany, the UK company and most importantly in people, means that an extensive product range is matched by the application knowledge of our team in Germany and the UK. Leuze electronic's products are designed to work in real-world packaging applications, which are frequently challenging. Increasingly efficient and high performance solutions are offered at a price that gives the lowest overall cost of ownership, whether standard applications, or custom high-end solutions.
MOTION CONTROL PRODUCTS LTDMotion Control Products Limited was founded in 1994. The business was started to create a one-stop shop, to simplify and personalise the buying experience for our customers, delivering excellence in customer service. Motion Control Products has been at the forefront of advanced motion control and automation with the supply of our extensive range of products. These include: * DC / AC motors, * Stepper / servo motors, * Stepper / servo drives, * Integrated motors with electronics * Electric linear actuators, * Multi-axis controllers, * Gearboxes (planetary, spur & wormwheel gears) * Positioning systems, and * Mechanical components to suit the widest range of Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM's) application needs in automation. Alternatively, for simple customer requirements, a vast array of motion product combinations can be supplied from stock or on short lead-times. In all cases, customers are supported by our experienced team of technical motion specialists. Evolving to meet ever-changing market needs, and using the expertise the company has built over the years, MCP now offers its customers the option of a complete motion system. With offices now located in the USA, Hong Kong and mainland China, make Motion Control Products your global automation components and system motion partner.
OAL (OLYMPUS AUTOMATION LTD)OAL is a leader in process and automation systems, providing world class turnkey solutions to the food and beverage industry. Home of Steam Infusion, revolutionary heating and mixing & APRIL the robotic chef.
OMRON ELECTRONICS UK LTDOmron Electronics is one of the world's most experienced and innovative Industrial Automation Solution providers. We offer a number of technologies that have an impact on the Packaging sector - Multi-Axis Motion Control, Vision Inspection Systems, Robotics, Safety, Sensing, User Interfaces and compact, open control systems. These combine to provide the machine builder with real benefits in terms of flexible machine design, integrated vision and remote connectivity services. Furthermore, Omron offers this technology with the support of experienced application engineers who are able to match the requirements of both the machine builder and end user, within effective functional solutions.
PWR PACK LTDPWR Pack Limited supplies a range of specialised equipment to the food industry. We specialise in pick and place robotic systems manufactured by our own company in Holland. We build our own robots, write all necessary software and deliver complete turnkey solutions. We are the sole agents in UK and Ireland for bedo Verpackungstechnik GmbH who manufacture a range of secondary packaging equipment. We supply piston and volumetric fillers from LEONHARDT Germany, reliable, high speed tray denesters from CARSOE, located in Denmark.
RM GROUP UK LTDRMGroup supply and manufacture a wide range of manual & automated packaging systems. Including ABB Palletising and Flexpicker Systems, Mobile packaging lines, Bulk filling and Material Handling systems, as well as supplying high speed Form Fill and Seal packaging lines and Horizontal Baling Machinery. Our ever expanding team of engineers take pride in our after sales service and support. Other services include Hire of Bagging Machinery, Contract Packaging, and CDM Removal projects.
ROCKWELL AUTOMATION LIMITEDRockwell Automation is one of the world's leading suppliers of industrial automation products. We work with machine builders around the country - and globally - providing effective solutions to their manufacturing needs. Through our Allen- Bradley range we supply products including push buttons, controllers, drives, software and services such as training, technical support and asset management. Extend Your Performance Gains Through Integrated Architecture You can extend your product performance gains across your business with Rockwell Automation Integrated Architecture - the only integrated control and information platform that runs discrete, motion, drives, process and safety control - assuring that different automation technologies work together. Solutions For Your Industry When you choose Rockwell Automation, you engage a team of experts who have helped streamline processes in a wide range of industries around the world - with a long history of expertise in project installations and complex problem-solving. For example: MACHINE BUILDING SOLUTIONS Value delivered to Machine Builders includes:- * Faster Time to Market - through modular and standardised machine designs, efficient code reuse, on machine solutions, scaleable control and information platforms and a world class distribution network * Lower Total Cost to Design, Develop and Deliver - through training, reduced project engineering, productivity toolkits, software libraries, global technical assistance, project management, customer support; and scaleable, modular, flexible and open automation control and information systems * Innovation, Throughput, and Performance - through investments in innovative technology, domain expertise, design efficiencies, and scaleable control and information platforms * Cooperative Business Partnerships - through vast industry knowledge and standards expertise, global technical resources, global end-user relationships, Partner Network, and global service and support in 80+ countries. As one of the world's leading automation innovators, Rockwell Automation has its finger on the pulse of robotics development, and is the ideal partner for delivering powerful and effective packaging solutions and effective packaging solutions. Benefits Include: * The implementation of robotics technology helps us improve machine flexibility and reduce changeover time. It also lowers long-term costs associated with training, configuration and maintenance. * By using integrated robot control, users can more easily support packaging lines by using one common hardware and software architecture. Shared development tools allow engineering resources to be reused. For example, a manufacturer can easily scale from one line to three. * An extensive Logix robotic application AOI library is available for a range of robot applications. The library includes support for common robotic functions such as pick-and-place path programming, ancillary axis control, conveyor tracking algorithms and vision system part location *NEW" MIDRANGE SOLUTIONS The Midrange Architecture System extends the Integrated Architecture portfolio to smaller applications. The system includes a series of scalable CompactLogix programmable automation controllers (PACs), servo drives, I/O, visualization and simplification tools. With high-performance features such as integrated motion, safety, EtherNet/IP connectivity and re-usable development tools, the Midrange Architecture System gives users the ability to standardize on one control platform for small to large-scale applications on a single network. SERVICES & SUPPORT Optimise Your Automation Assets to Meet Your Production and Business Goals Through Rockwell Automation Services & Support, you can define and implement a maintenance strategy with the right combination of predictive, preventive and reactive elements to achieve your goals. Our Services & Support portfolio is delivered through an integrated, global network of remanufacturing facilities, exchange hubs, onsite support dispatch centres, training classrooms, remote support centres, and online tools. Through this network, you can obtain the technical information and resources you need to optimise the performance and utilisation of your automation equipment - and improve your top and bottom line.
RU ROBOTSRU Robots is a small, high technology company specialising in the development of advanced robotics, remote handling systems and advanced user interface assessment and design. RU Robots also carries out feasibility studies and technical audits relating to the use of advanced robots in novel applications.
SICK UK LTDSICK has been operating in the UK for over 40 years and the global group are one of the world's leading suppliers of Industrial Sensors, Industrial Safety Systems, Auto Identifications Systems and Environmental Process Automation. SICK's wide range of highly developed products and comprehensive expertise can be found in use throughout industrial automation. SICK sensors, safety systems and bar code scanners optimise production and logistical processes and contribute towards improved product quality and throughput. At SICK we know that it's not just about providing the right technology, but also about offering a comprehensive, easily accessible package of service and support through our experienced Sales Engineers, Product Support staff and Service Engineers.
SMC PNEUMATICS (UK) LTDSMC Corporation is a world leader and first choice supplier to many companies in the process and packaging industries, thanks to our reputation for product innovation, manufacturing quality and first class sales support. Our ionizers can help reduce production downtime caused by static damage to sensitive components. Our process valves can be configured for use with a wide range of fluids and manufactured from a choice of materials to suit your needs. Our hygienic actuator range is suitable for use in wet/washdown environments. Reduce your compressed air costs and eliminate leakages with our range of energy saving products and services. Backed up by manufacturing centres worldwide, a central European warehouse, a huge distribution network and the largest direct salesforce in the industry, SMC can help you achieve your goals in automation and fluid power control.

SYSTEMS INTEGRATORS & CONSULTANTS

ASTECH PROJECTS LIMITEDAstech Projects specialise in the custom design, build & systems integration of advanced robotics and automation applications in advanced manufacturing and regulated industries. Recognised for innovative, intelligent design Astech provide automation solutions designed and tailored to suit each customer's individual requirements. Astech provide a full service from concept through to completion and also offer a comprehensive system support service called REACTS® providing peace of mind for the lifetime of a system. In 2009, in recognition of its outstanding achievements Astech secured the Queen's Award for Enterprise: Innovation.
LAN HANDLING TECHNOLOGIES BVWith over 20 years robotic palletising, pick & place and case packing experience, Abar Automation are experts in providing total end of line automation solutions for the fresh produce, meat, ready meals and non food industries. The company specializes in the handling, filling and palletising of outercase packaging such as returnable supermarket crates, RTP's, buckets or cardboard boxes. A range of ancillary items have been developed to provide a complete automation solution including crate de-nesters/de-stackers, conveyors, elevators and bale arm folders. We offer a complete turnkey service, from design and manufacture, project management through to implementation and ongoing support from our UK and Continental service teams.
LOOP TECHNOLOGY LTDLoop Technology specialise in the provision of bespoke handling, assembly and inspection systems in a range of industries. These include the electronics, solar, aerospace, automotive, food and medical equipment sectors. Key skills are applied in the areas of composites, robotics, milling, motion control and machine vision to produce technologically advanced and cost effective solutions.
PHOENIX CONTACT LTDPhoenix Contact is one of the world leaders in developing and manufacturing connectivity solutions and automation components. Its principal product ranges include: printed circuit board connectors; modular terminal blocks; fieldbus components; surge voltage protection systems; industrial plug and socket connectors and interface units. In all of these areas, Phoenix Contact can offer technical expertise and cost effective solutions
SCM HANDLING LTDSCM has supplied turnkey handling systems worldwide to blue chip clients in many diverse industries. We are a KUKA Robotics System Partner and have designed and manufactured proven systems for food and drink, aerospace, print and converting and other industry sectors. We support all our past present and future applications/installatios with a full and comprehensive spares and sevice network. SCM Expertise *Over 50 years of combined materials handling and automation expertise *SCM in house design using 3D CAD - INVENTOR 2013 *SCM controls and software in house electrical design *SCM proven gripper design *SCM in house equipment assembly *SCM equipment set up and test facility *SCM trained global installation and commissioning team SCM - Market sectors *Food & Beverage * Metals & Canning *Glass *Converting * Palletising cells *System integration

PROVIDERS OF SOLUTIONS THAT UTILISE AUTOMATION & ROBOTICS

ALTEC ENGINEERING GROUPAltec offers a comprehensive range of automation systems which may either be completely bespoke in nature or comprise of a number of proprietary technologies from our technology partners. Our expertise covers a number of industry sectors including: Food / Beverage, Pharmaceutical, White / Brown Goods, Bakery, Chemical, Electronics and Automotive. With a history spanning almost 40 years, Altec has gained a reputation for delivering robust and highly efficient production systems, built upon innovative machine concepts and designs.
AUTOMATION EXPERTS LIMITEDAbout Us Dedicated to providing expert solutions for a fluid and complex industry, Automation Experts spans all of the principal Manufacturing, Processing and Utility sectors with additional cover to Systems Integrators, Machinery OEM's and Consultancies. Working with key industry players, our flexible approach has yielded substantial repeat business, and based in the heart of the UK's manufacturing we are well placed to respond to the diverse industry requirements of today's market. Client Support BSI approved and members of the REC, we pride ourselves on our high level of professional and flexible services. We offer support for the entire project including sales/applications, design, project management and after-sales service and support. It is our aim to deliver customer satisfaction by offering a service which will ultimately save you time, money and add value to your business. Automation Experts can tailor any recruitment process to suit your needs offering a variety of options including: ➢ An initial database and web search to identify suitable candidates ➢ Vacancies posted free of charge on relevant job boards ➢ Liaison with candidates, screening of CV's and the completion of initial interviews resulting in a short list of suitable Engineers ➢ Arranging and coordination of interviews including structured feedback By working in partnership we can ensure your staffing requirements are resolved quickly and successfully, offering full support for your immediate and planned recruitment strategies. Other services include advertising campaigns, search assignments, website management and personal profiling, full details of which are available on request. Candidate Support Our service is professional, confidential and free of charge. You will be allocated an experienced Consultant who will manage your aspirations and development at every stage of your career offering support and guidance from initial discussion stages through to your first day of your new role. We work to stringent procedures enabling us to match your requirements to the ideal position. As a registered engineer, you automatically become eligible for our referral scheme where you receive £250 tax free for every Maintenance Engineer and £500 tax free for all other Engineers that we place in permanent employment who have been recommended by you. Registration is easy - you can send a copy of your up-to-date CV directly to us, or alternatively register on our automated website where you will also find a full list of live vacancies. Key Industries Oil & Gas Water & Utilities Food & Beverage Distribution Automotive Pharmaceutical Machine Tool Nuclear Power Generation Steel & Metals PackagingKey Technologies PLC SCADA HMI CNC ROBOTS SOFTWARE DCS DRIVES Job Titles Sales & Applications Hardware Design & Software Engineering PLC Systems Design & SCADA Integration Mechanical Design & Project Engineering Installation & Commissioning Site Service Training & Technical Support.
BOSCH PACKAGING TECHNOLOGY LTDBased in Waiblingen near Stuttgart, Germany and employing 5,600 associates, the Bosch Packaging Technology division is one of the leading suppliers of process and packaging technology. At over 30 locations in more than 15 countries worldwide, a highly-qualified workforce develops and produces complete solutions for the pharmaceuticals, food, and confectionery industries. These solutions are complemented by a comprehensive after-sales service portfolio. A global service and sales network provides customers with local points of contact. Bosch Packaging Technology Ltd in the UK has two sites: the Bosch Packaging Services unit located in Derby which houses service and the majority of new machine sales and the Knowsley production facility. To maintain the identity and individuality of our competence areas, the following trademarks have been retained in association with the Bosch Group Corporate brand: Ampack, Demaurex, Doboy, Elematic, Hansella, Hüttlin, Makat, Manesty, Moeller & Devicon, Pharmatec, Sapal, SBM Schoeller-Bleckmann Medizintechnik, Sigpack, Tevopharm, Togum and Valicare.
BRADMAN LAKE LIMITEDThe Bradman Lake Group is synonymous with providing innovative packaging solutions to a global client base; a client base that demands a partner to go 'above and beyond' to help them excel in today's competitive markets. By integrating our three key brands - Autowrappers, Bradman Lake and Europack - we are a major supplier of packaging technology to the Bakery and Biscuit, Chocolate and Confectionery, Frozen Foods, Dry Foods, Consumer and Healthcare industry sectors. From distribution and feeding systems to flow wrapping, carton erection, loading and closing and end-of-line options of case packing and shrink wrapping, time after time many leading companies place their trust in Bradman Lake technology. At our three factories; in the UK, Beccles and Bristol and South Carolina in the USA, research and development teams strive to ensure Bradman Lake technology remains at the forefront of innovation. The group has one clear aim - to maximise clients' profitability by utilising the most cutting edge technology available. With decades of experience and many thousands of installations to our credit, whether the requirement is for a single machine or a totally integrated solution, Bradman Lake makes the ideal partner. Bradman Lake is a wholly owned subsidiary of the multi-disciplined global UK engineering group Langley Holdings plc. www.langleyholdings.com
BRILLOPAK LTDOver the past 16 years Brillopak has built a strong reputation for design and manufacture of premium quality, small footprint robotic packing and palletising machines. Our clients are manufacturing organisations of all sizes seeking to increasing operational efficiency. We market individual machines and complete end of line solutions. With a typical return on investment of 12-36 months our solutions are affordable and simple to operate by unskilled staff. Brillopak is led by David Jahn and Peter Newman and all machines are built in the UK at our factory in East Peckham, Kent in the United Kingdom.
CAMA 3 LIMITEDCama 3 Ltd is the UK subsidiary of Cama Group, an Italian private company, whose core business is the engineering and production of industry leading technology for secondary packaging systems and machinery. Its outstanding packaging knowledge combined with a unique machine range (Packaging Division) and robotic loading units (Robotic Division), highlights Cama Group's capability to offer completely integrated packaging lines from primary packages all the way through to final packaging ready for palletizing. Cama has been established since 1981 and has been manufacturing its own robotic systems for over 30 years. All packaging lines and equipment in the UK and Ireland are supported and serviced by our dedicated Cama UK team, based in South Marston, Swindon.
CKF SYSTEMS LTDFor almost 30 years, CKF Systems has been successfully supporting the manufacturing industry to stay competitive and improve long term sustainability. Increasing output, reducing operating costs and improving product quality and consistency are just some of the reasons why businesses turn to CKF for robotic and automation solutions to achieve growth, at home and through export. From robotic palletising systems to food processing automation, CKF established its reputation as a leading solutions provider in automation and robotic systems through its achievements within food manufacture and processing. Today, the company has successfully transferred its skills and know-how to many business sectors, delivering a host of benefits in a wide variety of applications to the automotive, food, drink cosmetics and pharmaceutical industries, to name a few. At the forefront of robotic technologies, CKF offers independence, expertise and experience and is as comfortable working with start-up firms as it is with multi-nationals. Ongoing investment in the best available design, electrical and mechanical engineering talent maintains CKF's position at the forefront of robotic technologies. CKF has the capability to undertake turnkey solutions, or to provide assistance in any stage of a project, from conceptual design through to manufacture, installation and commissioning.
ICONSYSIconsys is a leading automation solutions provider and systems integrator, using the latest automation technologies to deliver best-in-class solutions to help our customers achieve their business objectives. Iconsys has an outstanding track record of successfully completed projects within the Automated Materials Handling Industry. We are specialists in the design, manufacture and commissioning of integrated solutions incorporating multiple variable speed drives, servos, robotics, PLCs, and SCADA with a vast experience of integration to higher business systems.
ILPRA (UK)Ilpra (UK) Ltd was founded over 54 years ago producing Fill & Seal machines for yogurts, hot and cold soups etc at speed ranging from 1800 upto 20,000 per hour. Ilpra now offer complete food packaging solutions supplied by one of their 42 group companies manufacturing Traysealers, Thermoformers, Vertical baggers and a complete range of packaging machines along with film to suit and trays moulded from PP, Cpet and Apet and PE.
KENSAL HANDLING SYSTEMS LTDKensal Handling systems design, manufacture, install and commission a very wide range of stainless steel conveyor systems for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries. We can supply complete turnkey integrated solutions or simple stand alone conveyors. The depth of experience of our team means we can develop state of the art solutions for your production requirements.
LINKX SYSTEMS LTDLinkx Systems design and manufacture packaging machinery for Transit / Shelf ready packaging applications for global companies and fully integrated single order dispatch systems for warehouse picking and packing. Our knowledge of product handling and use of leading edge technology in our designs allow us to develop bespoke machinery whilst maintaining proven standard machine concepts. We see all our customers as partners and work with them to maximise efficiency, productivity and profits by providing not only high quality machinery but consultancy and top class Service support also. Our experience covers all end of line and transit packaging applications from Frozen Foods, Dry Foods, Home care and Pharmaceuticals to Warehouse picking and packing. OEM integration and turnkey solutions can also be provided.
MULTIVAC UKMultivac UK is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Multivac Sepp Haggenmüller GmbH & Co, one of the world's leading supplier of packaging machines including: Horizontal Thermoforming Machines, Traysealers, Vacuum Packing Machines, Labellers and Quality Assurance Equipment. Multivac UK is proud to be the exclusive UK agent for: Risco Food Processing Solutions, Laska Meat Processing and Schroter Smoking, Cooking, Roasting, Drying and Chilling equipment. Multivac offers a full sales and after-sales service, including: helpdesk, 33 field based service engineers, consultancy, training, spare parts supply, platten refurbishment & re-coating and workshop overhauls. Multivac Sepp Haggenmüller GmbH & Co has achieved ISO9001 for the manufacture of its machinery. Multivac UK has achieved ISO9002 for sales, administration and Technical support services.
PACEPACKER SERVICES LTDPacepacker Services Ltd are award winning designers and manufacturers of turnkey automatic packaging systems that include weighing, sack placing, sack filling, sack closing, pick & place systems and palletising solutions. Our guarantee is simple; the equipment that we design, manufacture and supply to you will perform to your expectations as agreed in the ordering process.
PIAB LTDPiab is an innovative designer and manufacturer of vacuum pumps, suction cups and vacuum conveyors for automation of production environments and such like. The NEW piFLOW® industrial, food and premium range of vacuum conveyors spans over 50 models and can transfer product volumes from 250g up to 10 tons per hour. Distances up to around 50 metres total vertical/horizontal using COAX® technology. The conveyors are manufactured from 304 or 316L stainless steel to GMP. The conveyors can be certified ATEX compliant, FDA, USDA in addition, Piab produce vacuum components for supply to manufacturers and users in the packaging, handling, automotive and process industries. Piab's range of multi-stage vacuum ejectors now includes the COAX® series - these provide unbeatable energy efficiency combined with low noise levels. The extended DURAFLEX® range of dual shore suction cups - the ones with the soft sealing lip - provide better grip and enable lower unit production costs for Piab's customers.
QUIN SYSTEMS LIMITEDQuin Systems designs and manufactures intelligent end-of –line automated packing systems for the confectionary, dry foods, snack, ready meal, pharmaceutical and other industries. Servo driven robotic case erectors and case packers give manufacturers the packaging flexibility and efficiency they need to remain competitive. Our Casepacker and Versapack machines use unique, patented technology to offer market-leading performance combined with compact footprint and an outstanding return on investment. We are happy to work in partnership with our customers to provide bespoke systems, and can provide complete turnkey solutions.
RARUK AUTOMATION R A Rodriguez (UK) Ltd offer a range of Automation and Robotic solutions. These can include the supply of components and control products through to Turnkey and Bespoke systems. Typical application areas include Pick & Place, Palletising and Assembly & Test machinery. Industries served include: Automotive, Electronics, Healthcare, Food, Scientific, Pharmaceutical and general industry.
RITTAL LIMITEDRittal is one of the largest and most widely known manufacturers of enclosures and accessories for the electrical, electronic and IT industries throughout the world. The enclosure systems have complete integration compatibility with Rittal's Power Distribution components and Thermal Management Systems. Other areas of technical expertise are Motor Control Centres and Hygienic Design enclosures. There is an extensive range of design and calculation software to aid design.
RNA AUTOMATION LTDRNA are specialists in the supply of speical purpose machinery, providing industry with nearly 2000 systems annually. Alongside our world renowned range of feeders and conveyors, we can offer a unique range of standard and customised automation solutions. We have in house R&D capability combined with the strength of our standard core products. RNA are specified suppliers to most leading pharmaceutical, medical device and automotive manufacturers. Advanced robot and vision systems provide future proof automation and maximum flexibility.Tray nesting/denesting equipment is capable of handling parts gently and with high autonomy. Our range also includes high quality rotary index tables and precision link conveyors. All our equipment is characterised by RNA's reputation for reliability and exceptional returns on investment. * Collaborative Robot * Vision Guided Robots * Sachet & Pouch handling * Tablet Inspection * Vision Inspection * Special purpose handling systems
SCHUBERT UK LTDSchubert UK is a subsidiary of Gerhard Schubert GmbH and provides comprehensive sales, customer services and technical support across the UK and Republic of Ireland. Schubert specialises in the design, manufacture and supply of end of line robotic packaging machinery for use in the food, confectionery, pharmaceutical and healthcare industries. With over 40 years' experience in robotic packaging machinery, Schubert has developed a range of machines designed to save space, improve access and reduce changeover times while remaining engineer and operator friendly. Launched in 2002 by Gerhard Schubert GmbH, the TLM series has now become well established as a market leader. TLM machines are designed with the production environment in mind. They provide fast, efficient, reliable performance and ease of use, with a minimal footprint. By utilising modular design techniques and streamlining the manufacturing process, these 'tailor-made' robotic applications fulfil all production and efficiency requirements.
SCORPION VISION LTDScorpion Vision is a specialist machine vision automation company with a demonstrable track record in delivering high performance machine vision systems. The company is the UK representative of Tordivel AS of Norway. Founded in January 2006, the company has the remit to promote, advise and manage sales and support of Scorpion Compact Vision Systems based on Scorpion Vision Software(R), providing robust 2D and 3D vision solutions. In addition to this, the company is also the UK distributor for four major undustrial camera manufacturers. We supply and install complete vision systems based on Scorpion Vision Software(R) for manufacturing quality control. We work with approved industrial automation partners to provide a complete solution. Our portfolio includes robot vision systems, high speed code reading on beer cans, bakery production inspection, cakes pizzas, bread, biscuits, etc, non contact measurement, laser gauging, assembly verification and our industry leading 3D industrial vision product. View our online catalogue for industrial cameras, lenses, lights, cables and other equipment associated with machine vision, at www.scorpionvision.co.uk
SEWTEC AUTOMATION LTDSewtec Automation is a specialist project engineering company, designing and manufacturing bespoke machinery and automation solutions for FMCG industries. Sewtec supply to a wide range of industries including but not limited to food process and packaging, medical and pharmaceutical, personal products and tobacco. Our activities encompass project procurement, research and development, Mechanical and electrical design, project management, test rigs and technical evaluation, machine software development, customer business systems integration to factory automation, on site software support, installation, CE Marking and machine safety.
SMURFIT KAPPA MACHINE SYSTEMSSmurfit Kappa Machine Systems specialise in the design and manufacture of all types of end of line corrugated case packing and palletisation systems. In addition to its own manufacturing programme, a number of overseas manufacturers are also represented in the UK and Ireland. All equipment is supported by a full service including pack design and product transit testing, turnkey installations and after sales support from UK staff, all supplied with guaranteed efficiencies.
TEKPAK AUTOMATION LTDTekpak is an award winning manufacturer of robotic packaging lines. We specialise in robotic pick and place and product collation systems for confectionery, biscuits/crackers, infant nutrition and medical diagnostics. Tekpak won the PPMA Award for Most Innovative Automation Solution 2012 and 2013. Contact: UK 0800 633 5553,
TM ROBOTICS (EUROPE) LTDTM Robotics (Europe) Ltd is responsible for the sales, marketing and support of Toshiba Machine's Industrial Robots throughout Europe. Toshiba Machine manufacture an extensive range of SCARA, Cartesian and 6 axis robots which can be used in assembly, pick and place, sealing, materials handling, palletising and packaging applications. Toshiba Machine has a history of continuous, in-house development of all robot hardware and software. Their versatile and established product range, which is combined with TM Robotics know-how, training and local applications support makes us the ideal partners for your robot projects and requirements.
UPM CONVEYORS LTD40 years experience of manufacturing product handling solutions resulting in the Queens Award to industry for innovation in 2007 has enabled UPM Conveyors Ltd the infrastructure to accept total responsibility for turn key projects operating world wide plus offering bespoke solutions for individual belt conveyor applications via a network of European Agents. All production functions are carried out in-house including all fabrication; programming and control build.
WEBSTER GRIFFIN LTDWelcome to the home of bag filling, palletising and pallet stretch hooding:- Webster Griffin manufacture bag filling machinery and robot palletising systems. We work with preferred partners to provide turn-key packing installations. We serve the food, fertilizer, chemicals, waste processing, aggregate, cement, mineral and plastics industries world-wide. Our range comprises of high speed Form Fill Seal bagging machines for 500g packs to 50kg bags, Big Bag filling systems, sack packing lines, palletisers for bags and boxes, as well as automatic pallet stretch wrappers. We design, engineer, manufacture, test, install and start-up turnkey packing systems. Over the past 35 years we have embraced many challenging problems - giving us the experience to ensure that your products will be "packed with know-how".

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ASG SERVICESASG Services first and foremost supply the Satech perimeter machine Guarding system in the UK. Our technical expertise combined with the versatile range of Satech products ensures our customers get excellent service and the reassurance that all solutions are designed and installed to the machine directive. The key to the Satech system is the simplicity of design, ease of install and the variety of doors and accessories that make installing quicker and more cost effective than any other system on the market. Secondly ASG Services has gained an excellent reputation for providing the most appropriate labelling and safety products to meet the specific requirements of our customers. So there is much more on offer. Providing a range of products, in each of our specialist fields, we are able to provide the optimum solution for every client from one source. From our beginning over fifteen years ago we have been constantly developing our products and services. We have a considerable depth of knowledge in all labelling and industrial floor marking and painting systems specific to the warehousing, distribution and manufacturing industries. Our success in developing line marking, to provide personnel segregation systems, is complemented by our other safety solutions which include machine guarding and internal security mesh, safety signage, plus barrier and column protection. Our unique product and service offering is very attractive to companies looking to satisfy all their needs from a single source. ASG Services are here to help. So whatever your needs, however difficult or obscure, do give us a call or drop us an email. ASG Services a trading division of Westbrook Industrial Ltd.
AXELENT LIMITEDAxelent is an expanding, leading company that manufactures and sells machine guarding and warehouse partitioning systems for machine constructors, storage equipment suppliers and building contractors. Axelent safety is also included in the Axelent Group, a knowledgeable company with total responsibility for the entire accident prevention process, from design to CE-approved facillity. Speed and service are guiding words that characterise Axelent's entire organisation and activities. Axelent Ltd UK offers consultancy, sales, site surveys, installations and on going technical support.
TROAX UK LTDTroax UK Ltd are a leading supplier of mesh machine guarding and full steel partitioning systems for automated processing, packaging and welding applications.Our full steel and steel / mesh panels are manufactured to rigorous safety standards and we hold current ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 accreditation. Panels come in a range of standard heights and widths, with a variety of mesh apertures, most notably 20 x 100 which is the appropriate optimum size for guarding applications. We can also design bespoke guarding layouts to suit any application and all mesh panels can be modified on site using our unique cutting and finishing kits.