Advanced Robotics Asset Map

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For more information on the AR National Map, or to inquire as to how your organization can be added to the Asset Map, please contact Matt Minner, 412-918-4278 or use the link button below.

Training


Please select a state from the dropdown to find training near you.

New York


Rochester Institute of Technology

Golisano Institute for Sustainability (GIS) is a core academic partner in the Advanced robotics for manufacturing institute.

Student Level – Graduate


ONC BOCES

Mechatronics/Robotics; Industrial Robotics Lab

Student Level – High School
Adult
Continuing Education


SUNY Schenectady

Mechatronics/Robotics; Industrial Robotics Lab

Student Level – Mechatronics (Certificate)

Pennsylvania


Carnegie Mellon University

Automation and Advanced Robotics for Engineers – Intensive 7-week course where students design a 3D project that is manufactured by a service center. Automation and Advanced Robotics Worker Training – Classes meet once a month.

Student Level – Undergrad & Grad
Incumbent Workers


The Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University

Major and minor undergraduate programs in robotics – principles and practics of robotics through theoretical studies and hands-on experiences with robots. Various graduate (Master/PhD) programs on robotics and robotic systems development, computer vision, etc

Student Level – Undergrad
Graduate Program


Westmoreland County Community College – Advanced Technology Center

Various Associate degree options in Manufacturing and Advanced Robotics.
Advanced Manufacturing & Robotics, AAS, Certificates
Applied Industrial Technology, AAS
Industrial Technology, Diploma

Student Level – Certificate Program
Undergrad
Incumbent Workers


CCAC

Mechatronics Technology – The Mechatronics Technology program provides skills and knowledge in three major areas: mechanical engineering, electrical/electronic engineering and control systems. This technology training is relevant to several industries including the Marcellus Shale natural gas industry, energy, manufacturing and supply chain and logistics. Students who pursue this degree will benefit from a technical core set of courses that combine industry-recognized certification and quality college education. Students may specialize in (A) Robotics and Automation, (B) Instrumentation and Process Controls or (C) Supply Chain Technology. Specialization will be directed in the restricted electives that students choose.

Online


Tooling U

Online training covering a wide range of manufacturing, safety, and technology subjects. Self-paced learning is ideal for incumbent workers.

Student Level – Incumbent Workers

New York


Rochester Institute of Technology

Golisano Institute for Sustainability (GIS) is a core academic partner in the Advanced robotics for manufacturing institute.

Student Level – Graduate


ONC BOCES

Mechatronics/Robotics; Industrial Robotics Lab

Student Level – High School
Adult
Continuing Education


SUNY Schenectady

Mechatronics/Robotics; Industrial Robotics Lab

Student Level – Mechatronics (Certificate)

Pennsylvania


Carnegie Mellon University

Automation and Advanced Robotics for Engineers – Intensive 7-week course where students design a 3D project that is manufactured by a service center. Automation and Advanced Robotics Worker Training – Classes meet once a month.

Student Level – Undergrad & Grad
Incumbent Workers


The Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University

Major and minor undergraduate programs in robotics – principles and practics of robotics through theoretical studies and hands-on experiences with robots. Various graduate (Master/PhD) programs on robotics and robotic systems development, computer vision, etc

Student Level – Undergrad
Graduate Program


Westmoreland County Community College – Advanced Technology Center

Various Associate degree options in Manufacturing and Advanced Robotics.
Advanced Manufacturing & Robotics, AAS, Certificates
Applied Industrial Technology, AAS
Industrial Technology, Diploma

Student Level – Certificate Program
Undergrad
Incumbent Workers


CCAC

Mechatronics Technology – The Mechatronics Technology program provides skills and knowledge in three major areas: mechanical engineering, electrical/electronic engineering and control systems. This technology training is relevant to several industries including the Marcellus Shale natural gas industry, energy, manufacturing and supply chain and logistics. Students who pursue this degree will benefit from a technical core set of courses that combine industry-recognized certification and quality college education. Students may specialize in (A) Robotics and Automation, (B) Instrumentation and Process Controls or (C) Supply Chain Technology. Specialization will be directed in the restricted electives that students choose.

Online


Tooling U

Online training covering a wide range of manufacturing, safety, and technology subjects. Self-paced learning is ideal for incumbent workers.

Student Level – Incumbent Workers

News Outlet


The Robot Report

The Robot Report provides engineering, technology, and business professionals with a single source for breaking news, product information, independent analysis, and in-depth research. Our articles, webinars, downloadable reports, and print supplements focus on the development, integration, and use of commercial robotics products and services.

Academic Journals


ASME, New York, NY

The Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics publishes research contributions to the fundamental theory, algorithms, and applications for robotic and machine systems.

Lupine Publishers, LLC, New York, NY

Advances in Robotics & Mechanical Engineering (ARME) is an International open access, peer-reviewed journal which offers prompt publication of articles covering experimental, numerical and theoretical investigations which give insight into the major areas of mechanical, thermal and fluid engineering. ARME mainly focused on Mechanical Engineering, Intelligent robotic instrumentation and measurement, Human-robot interfaces, Nanomechanics, micromechanics and Mechanical Power Engineering. 

Conferences, Workshops, & Professional Societies


RIA

Robotics Online is sponsored by Robotic Industries Association, and provides information to help engineers, managers and executives apply and justify robotics and flexible automation. The site includes a Buyer’s Guide with a search engine function, plus industry insights, daily news updates, case studies, technical papers, event calendar, job openings, an “Ask the Experts” forum, and much more.

SME

SME is a nonprofit association of professionals, educators and students committed to promoting and supporting the manufacturing industry. SME helps manufacturers innovate, grow and prosper by promoting manufacturing technology, developing a skilled workforce and connecting the manufacturing industry.

A3. Association for Advancing Automation

The Association for Advancing Automation (A3) is the umbrella association for Robotic Industries Association (RIA), AIA – Advancing Vision + Imaging, Motion Control & Motor Association (MCMA), and A3 México. RIA, AIA, MCMA, and A3 México combined represent over 1,250 automation manufacturers, component suppliers, system integrators, end users, research groups and consulting firms from throughout the world that are driving automation forward.

Industry Week

Online publication focused on all thinks industry. Also holds annual Manufacturing & Technology Show

FabTech

North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing event

IMTS

Premier manufacturing technology show in North America

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) New York City

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers promotes the art, science and practice of multidisciplinary engineering and allied sciences around the globe.

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) New York, NY

IEEE is the world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and its members inspire a global community through its highly cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities.

Automation Technology Expo (ATX) Javits Center, New York City

Part of annual (June) Advanced Manufacturing show, which includes five manufacturing expos and conferences.

AR Equipment Manufacturers


ABB, Inc

Product Lines: Industrial robots – articulated, SCARA, delta. Controllers, Application software


Aethon

Product Lines: Autonomous mobile robots, tugs

Summary Comments: 250-1000lb payload


Denso

Product Lines: SCARA, Articulated Arm, collaborative, gantry robots, controllers, software

Summary Comments: Pharma/medical focused robots


Fanuc

Product Lines: Extensive line of robots – cobots, articulated, SCARA, parallel. From smallest to largest payloads. Up to 2,300kg and reach of 4.7m, Controllers


Fetch Robotics

Product Lines: Autonomous mobile robots


Force Robots

Product Lines: Precision finishing robot system


IAM Robotics

Product Lines: Retail and e-commerce focused autonomous mobile robot with robot arm


Kawasaki

Product Lines: Robots: Small – Medium Payloads, Painting, Large Payloads, Palletizing, Extra Large Payloads, Pick & Place, Clean, Welding – Arc, Dual Arm SCARA, Welding – Spot, Medical & Pharmaceutical, Software, simulation, vision, peripherals, controllers


Kuka

Product Lines: Major OEM of industrial robots. Wide product range of articulated arm robots, cobots. Up to 1300kg payload. Also autonomous mobile robots. Controllers


MiR. Mobile Industrial Robots

Product Lines: MiR – mobile robot OEM. From 100kg – 1000kg payload

Summary Comments: Mobile Industrial Robots (MiR), based in Denmark, is a leading manufacturer of collaborative, autonomous mobile robots for transporting materials.


Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. Manlius, NY

Product Lines: Material handling, pick-and-place, material removal, assembly, dispensing, packing/palletizing

Summary Comments: Mitsubishi robots can lower labor costs, improve safety and increase productivity for the following industries: Packaging / Food & Beverage; General Manufacturing; Automotive; Semiconductor; Healthcare


Nachi

Product Lines: Articulated robot arms, SCARA


Productive Robots

Product Lines: Cobot line

Summary Comments: Unique 7-axis design


Staubli

Product Lines: 4 and 6 axis industrial robots, cobots, mobile robot systems, software


Universal Robots

Product Lines: 6 axis cobot line. From 3kg to 16kg payload.

Summary Comments: Extensive “plug&play” end effector availability through UR+ program


Waypoint Robotics

Product Lines: 300-3000lb capacity autonomous mobile robots

Summary Comments: omnidirectional wheels


Yaskawa

Product Lines: Wide range of articulated robot arms – industrial and collaborative.  Also parallel robots

Summary Comments: Many offerings tailor made to applciations like welding, packaging, palletizing, cutting, assembly.


End Effectors & Accessories


Robotiq

Product Ranges: Grippers, cameras, sanding, force-torque sensors, etc

Typical Uses/Applications: Range of end effectors for a wide range of applications. Tools to help speed implementation


Piab

Product Ranges: Vacuum grippers

Typical Uses/Applications: handling objects with non-porous surfaces


Phd

Product Ranges: Grippers


OnRobot

Product Ranges: Grippers, quick change wrist, vacuum grippers, “gecko” gripper, dual gripper wrist


Push Corp

Product Ranges: Compliant material removal tools

Typical Uses/Applications: Part finishing, removing flash from cast or injection molded parts, grinding


ATI Industrial Automation

Product Ranges: tool changers, force-torque sensors, material removal tools


Schunk

Product Ranges: clamping and gripping


Cognex

Product Ranges: Machine vision

Typical Uses/Applications: part inspection and bar code reading


Keyence

Product Ranges: Machine vision. 2D, 3D, laser

Typical Uses/Applications: part inspection, measurement



Pick-It

Product Ranges: 3D bin picking system

Typical Uses/Applications: bin picking, conveyor tracking


Capsen

Product Ranges: 3D bin picking system

Typical Uses/Applications: Picking cluttered and partially hidden objects


New Scale Robotics Victor, NY

Product Ranges: The smallest grippers for the smallest collaborative robots. Products include precision smart grippers and end-of-arm tooling. Their Precision Parallel Gripper is a smart gripper that plugs-and-plays with Universal Robot.

Typical Uses/Applications: New Scale Robotics has more than 15 years of experience and numerous patents in micro motor and motion control system development. Products feature unmatched miniaturization, micrometer-scale resolution, and fully-integrated microelectronics with intelligent firmware.


Phase 1 Technology Corp. Deer Park, NY

Product Ranges: Robotic imaging / vision systems

Typical Uses/Applications: CCD and CMOS cameras, cables, image acquisition boards, lenses, lighting and software products, Phase 1 Technology offers all of the vital components used in the design and development of high-performance automation imaging systems. Applications: machine vision, microscopy, factory automation, robotics, agriculture, medical, pharmaceutical, UAV, etc.


Soft Robotics Inc. Schenectady, NY

Product Ranges: Soft grippers

Typical Uses/Applications: From our mGrip adaptable gripper system for pick & place applications, to SuperPick, a full stack 3D bin picking solution for both structured and unstructured products – Soft Robotics has a solution for you.


Distributors & Systems Integrators


Please select a state from the dropdown to find distributors/integrators near you.

California


Brenner-Fiedler

Location: Corona, CA

Capabilities/Description: Systems Integrator, Panel Builder

Ask Technologies

Location: Yorba Linda, CA

Capabilities/Description: Specialize in Plastics material handling

Hirate America

Location: Anaheim, CA

Capabilities/Description: Universal Robots Integrator

Mara Solutions

Location: Corona, CA

Capabilities/Description: Ex-FANUC Engineer, Can teach all FANUC Training

iA-Robotics

Location: Murrieta, CA

Capabilities/Description: Automotive (wheels), Aerospace, Deburring, FANUC only

Vast-Ex

Location: Murrieta, CA

Capabilities/Description: Cognex SI

IMW Industrial Machine & Weld

Location: Menifee, CA

Capabilities/Description: FANUC, welding experts

Versafab

Location: Gardena, CA

Capabilities/Description: Metal Part Fabrication, Also Repurpose Used Robots

Dynamic Automation

Location: Simi Valley, CA

Capabilities/Description: Medical, Dental, Pharma, Aerospace, Solar, Irrigation, Electronics

DHNJ

Location: Torrance, CA

Capabilities/Description: 6 employees, UR SI

ProMach

Location: Corona, CA

Capabilities/Description: Packaging

Robot27

Location: Irvine, CA

Capabilities/Description: CNC machine tending experience, Steel Welding; Software

Engineered Industrial Systems

Location: Seal Beach, CA

Capabilities/Description: Lab Automation, Packaging

Exploit Auto

Location: San Diego, CA

Capabilities/Description: Machine Tending, Welding, Die Casting

Infinity Automation

Location: Sacramento, CA

Capabilities/Description: General SI

Klippenstein

Location: Fresno, CA

Capabilities/Description: Case packing, material handling, FANUC distributor, no vision

Owens Design

Location: Fremont, CA

Capabilities/Description: High precision, Semiconductor, Glass, Solar

Automated Vision Systems

Location: San Jose, CA

Capabilities/Description: Machine Vision

Olympus Controls

Location: Seattle, Washington
Tualitin, Oregon
Fremont, California
San Diego, California
Dallas, Texas

Capabilities/Description: Collaborative robots – UR, grippers, extensive line of end of arm tooling and accessories.

New York


Advanced Motion Systems

Location: Victor, NY

Capabilities/Description: Automation, Sensors & Safety; Motion Control; Mechatronics; Machine Vision; Barcode Readers; Robots

Focus Industries/Applications: Automation solutions from basic machine control applications to processes that require extremely complex submicron positioning, machine vision, lighting, safety, automation and robots. AMS has solutions for the OEM’s and machine builders as well as end users looking to improve the performance of single machine.

Allendale Machinery Systems

Location: Bohemia, NY

Capabilities/Description: Haas distributor, machine tending solutions (partners with Knotts Co. for Universal Robots) Machining technology, tooling, automation and engineering expertise to deliver turn-key manufacturing solutions, including including robotics, pallet changers, barloaders, and rotary fixtures.

Aloi Materials Handling

Location: Rochester, NY

Capabilities/Description: Fanuc distributor. Applications and installations include pick and place, palletizing, bread scoring, case packing, assembly, depalletizing, machine tending and many others.

Focus Industries/Applications: Robotic solutions span a wide range of markets including food & beverage, bakeries, automotive, mining, dairy and many others.

Automated Cells and Equipment

Location: Painted Post, NY

Capabilities/Description: FANUC Certified Servicing Integrator offering industrial, paint and collaborative robots.

Focus Industries/Applications: Pre-engineered automation products for machine tending, powder metal and general industrial markets.

Axis NY

Location: Rochester, NY

Capabilities/Description: Robotics (Collaborative, SCARA, Articulated, Cartesian); Control Systems; Motors/ Amplifiers; Mechanics; Vision/ Sensing/ Safety; HMI/ Feedback

Focus Industries/Applications: Helps companies automate, and provides innovative solutions to manufacturing challenges in many precision industries, including Biomedical, Semiconductor, Defense, and Precision Machining.

Calvary Robotics

Location: Webster, NY

Capabilities/Description: Robotic platforms, turnkey automated systems, software for the control end integration of industrial robotics, as well as cross-platform software for analyzing system performance.

Focus Industries/Applications: Designs and builds automated assembly, test and material handling systems, and is an integrator of third party technology and equipment. Business units offer complete system design and build, repetitive manufacturing (BTP) of systems or sub assemblies, tooling and fabricated component supply. Core markets: Automotive, Healthcare, Consumer Goods, Electronics and Energy.

Cameron Manufacturing and Design

Location: Horseheads, NY

Capabilities/Description: Full-service automation and robotic systems integrator, providing all aspects of project engineering and management to include hardware and software design, and robot implementation and installation.

Focus Industries/Applications: Robotic Material Handling Integration, Robotic End Effector Fabrication, Robotic Welding Integration, Automated 2D/3D Inspection

Ceres Technologies

Location: Saugerties, NY

Capabilities/Description: Systems integrator and outsourcing solutions provider.

Focus Industries/Applications: Supplies technically intensive design, engineering, and full build capability of industrial equipment for the semiconductor, transportation, medical device, food, energy, and general manufacturing sectors. Ceres Technologies designs and manufactures specialized medical diagnostic and analysis systems including ultra-high purity specialty gas and chemical handling products, metal deposition equipment, and complex process deposition equipment.

Empire Automation Systems

Location: Rochester, NY

Capabilities/Description: ABB Robotics, DENSO Robotics, Mobile Industrial Robots (MiR)

Focus Industries/Applications: Product offerings range from robots, marking & traceability, motion control, vision, sensing, safety, electrical control, pneumatics & vacuum, assembly, process control, high pressure, and structural. Automation Solutions Group can also provide small scale solutions such as control panels and mobile cart systems.

Guyson Corporation of USA

Location: Saratoga Springs, NY

Capabilities/Description: Fanuc, ABB, Yaskawa Motoman; Robotic surface treatment systems

Focus Industries/Applications: Robotic systems for blasting and shot peening, multiple robot grit blasting systems, robotic glass bead dry and wet peening systems, robotically loaded automatic blasting machines and multiple-process robotic manufacturing cells. Specialities include robotic manipulation of blast guns or components, robotic automation systems, off-line robot programming, vision systems and user-friendly human machine interfaces.

JH Robotics Inc.

Location: Johnson City, NY

Capabilities/Description: Turnkey systems integrator (Fanuc) & custom manufacturer of robotics.

Focus Industries/Applications: Air-powered pick & place robots & EOAT (end of arm tooling) & gripper design robots are available.

North Point Technology, LLC

Location: Johnson City, NY

Capabilities/Description: Automation and control systems integration

Focus Industries/Applications: (MWBE) industrial automation and control systems integration firm, which provides engineering consulting, design, programming, training, maintenance and support services to industrial and municipal clients around the globe.

Phenix Automation

Location: Rochester, NY

Capabilities/Description: PIAB Suction cups & components, vacuum pumps, vacuum grippers, mounting elements and system accessories.

Focus Industries/Applications: Phenix provides engineering expertise in fluid power, hydraulics, pneumatic and vacuum system components from valves and cylinders to conveyors and robot end of arm tooling. With industry leading brands like PIAB and Versa Valves, Phenix can specify and deliver standard and engineered solutions to machine builders, system integrators, and plant operators throughout NY State.

Riverside Automation

Location: Rochester, NY

Capabilities/Description: Automation Control Systems, Equipment Assembly Systems

R. W. Earl

Location: Syracuse, NY

Capabilities/Description: Universal Robots collaborative robots, OnRobot and Robotiq collaborative robot grippers, force/torque sensors, and more.

Focus Industries/Applications: R.W. Earl is a provider of Automation and Motion Control solutions covering Upstate New York and Northern PA. Our team of professionals and supplier partners is committed to innovation and emerging manufacturing technologies, and can address the most challenging electronic, pneumatic, hydraulic, lubrication, mechanical, and process applications.

Solvelight Robotics, LLC

Location: Staten Island, NY

Capabilities/Description: Distributor of robots and related systems. Products include domestic and professional robots, unmanned vehicles, 3D printers, scanners, printer filaments and pens and filament makers, motor controllers, solar panels and exoskeletons.

Pennsylvania


Advanced Integration Group

Location: McKees Rocks, PA 15136

Capabilities/Description: Automation and controls

Applied Controlled Engineering

Location: Bridgeville, PA 15017

Capabilities/Description: Automation and controls

BCS Motion

Location: Downington, PA 1933

Capabilities/Description: Motion control specialist. Yaskawa, Productive Robots

Industrial Robotix

Location: Greenville, PA 16125

Capabilities/Description: Welding and material handling cells

Focus Industries/Applications: Specialize in refurbished robots

Integrated Industrial Technologies

Location: Pittsburgh, PA 15238

Capabilities/Description: I2T provides industrial automation solutions and machining services to markets worldwide. Our Automation Engineers provide services all the way from design, programming, and documentation to equipment assembly, installation, and final system commissioning. 

Focus Industries/Applications: Certified Fanuc integrator. Machine vision

Kaier Engineering

Location: Lawrence, PA 15055

Capabilities/Description: Focus on improving the productivity of manufacturing businesses. Turnkey solutions for automation one off custom machinery, robotic cells and assembly.

Focus Industries/Applications: Kaier is an intergrator of ABB, Kawasaki, Fanuc and Motoman Robots.

Manufacturing Solutions Inc.

Location: St. Marys, PA 15857

Capabilities/Description: Robotics system integator. Extensive manufacturing experience, machine tool maintenance and repair, etc.

Focus Industries/Applications: Extensive work in the powdered metal industry

Neff Automation

Location: Warrendale, PA 15086

Capabilities/Description: Distributor of industrial automation equipment and hardware. Universal Robots, Piab, Robotiq, Phd, Yamaha

Focus Industries/Applications: Wide range. Work with 3rd party systems integrators for robotics projects

NuTec Tooling

Location: Meadville, PA 16335

Focus Industries/Applications: Electonics, medical

Premier Automation

Location: Monroeville, PA 15146

Focus Industries/Applications: Glass, steel

ProCobots

Location: Rostraver Township, PA 15012

Capabilities/Description: Integration with CNC machines, mobile carts, custom printed gripper fingers and fixtures

Focus Industries/Applications: Automated machine tending solutions. Primarily work with EasyRobotics systems

Proud Company/RG Group

Location: York, PA 17403

Capabilities/Description: Experienced system integrator with expertise in robotics, mobile robots, and vision systems. Fanuc, Doosan robots. Previously worked with Rethink robots

Washington


Acieta Robotics

Capabilities/Description: FANUC Robots
Grippers
Systems Integration
Lean Machine Robotic Cell

Olympus Controls

Location: Seattle, Washington
Tualitin, Oregon
Fremont, California
San Diego, California
Dallas, Texas

Capabilities/Description: Collaborative robots – UR, grippers, extensive line of end of arm tooling and accessories.

All Distributors/Integrators


California


Brenner-Fiedler

Location: Corona, CA

Capabilities/Description: Systems Integrator, Panel Builder

Ask Technologies

Location: Yorba Linda, CA

Capabilities/Description: Specialize in Plastics material handling

Hirate America

Location: Anaheim, CA

Capabilities/Description: Universal Robots Integrator

Mara Solutions

Location: Corona, CA

Capabilities/Description: Ex-FANUC Engineer, Can teach all FANUC Training

iA-Robotics

Location: Murrieta, CA

Capabilities/Description: Automotive (wheels), Aerospace, Deburring, FANUC only

Vast-Ex

Location: Murrieta, CA

Capabilities/Description: Cognex SI

IMW Industrial Machine & Weld

Location: Menifee, CA

Capabilities/Description: FANUC, welding experts

Versafab

Location: Gardena, CA

Capabilities/Description: Metal Part Fabrication, Also Repurpose Used Robots

Dynamic Automation

Location: Simi Valley, CA

Capabilities/Description: Medical, Dental, Pharma, Aerospace, Solar, Irrigation, Electronics

DHNJ

Location: Torrance, CA

Capabilities/Description: 6 employees, UR SI

ProMach

Location: Corona, CA

Capabilities/Description: Packaging

Robot27

Location: Irvine, CA

Capabilities/Description: CNC machine tending experience, Steel Welding; Software

Engineered Industrial Systems

Location: Seal Beach, CA

Capabilities/Description: Lab Automation, Packaging

Exploit Auto

Location: San Diego, CA

Capabilities/Description: Machine Tending, Welding, Die Casting

Infinity Automation

Location: Sacramento, CA

Capabilities/Description: General SI

Klippenstein

Location: Fresno, CA

Capabilities/Description: Case packing, material handling, FANUC distributor, no vision

Owens Design

Location: Fremont, CA

Capabilities/Description: High precision, Semiconductor, Glass, Solar

Automated Vision Systems

Location: San Jose, CA

Capabilities/Description: Machine Vision

Olympus Controls

Location: Seattle, Washington
Tualitin, Oregon
Fremont, California
San Diego, California
Dallas, Texas

Capabilities/Description: Collaborative robots – UR, grippers, extensive line of end of arm tooling and accessories.

New York


Advanced Motion Systems

Location: Victor, NY

Capabilities/Description: Automation, Sensors & Safety; Motion Control; Mechatronics; Machine Vision; Barcode Readers; Robots

Focus Industries/Applications: Automation solutions from basic machine control applications to processes that require extremely complex submicron positioning, machine vision, lighting, safety, automation and robots. AMS has solutions for the OEM’s and machine builders as well as end users looking to improve the performance of single machine.

Allendale Machinery Systems

Location: Bohemia, NY

Capabilities/Description: Haas distributor, machine tending solutions (partners with Knotts Co. for Universal Robots) Machining technology, tooling, automation and engineering expertise to deliver turn-key manufacturing solutions, including including robotics, pallet changers, barloaders, and rotary fixtures.

Aloi Materials Handling

Location: Rochester, NY

Capabilities/Description: Fanuc distributor. Applications and installations include pick and place, palletizing, bread scoring, case packing, assembly, depalletizing, machine tending and many others.

Focus Industries/Applications: Robotic solutions span a wide range of markets including food & beverage, bakeries, automotive, mining, dairy and many others.

Automated Cells and Equipment

Location: Painted Post, NY

Capabilities/Description: FANUC Certified Servicing Integrator offering industrial, paint and collaborative robots.

Focus Industries/Applications: Pre-engineered automation products for machine tending, powder metal and general industrial markets.

Axis NY

Location: Rochester, NY

Capabilities/Description: Robotics (Collaborative, SCARA, Articulated, Cartesian); Control Systems; Motors/ Amplifiers; Mechanics; Vision/ Sensing/ Safety; HMI/ Feedback

Focus Industries/Applications: Helps companies automate, and provides innovative solutions to manufacturing challenges in many precision industries, including Biomedical, Semiconductor, Defense, and Precision Machining.

Calvary Robotics

Location: Webster, NY

Capabilities/Description: Robotic platforms, turnkey automated systems, software for the control end integration of industrial robotics, as well as cross-platform software for analyzing system performance.

Focus Industries/Applications: Designs and builds automated assembly, test and material handling systems, and is an integrator of third party technology and equipment. Business units offer complete system design and build, repetitive manufacturing (BTP) of systems or sub assemblies, tooling and fabricated component supply. Core markets: Automotive, Healthcare, Consumer Goods, Electronics and Energy.

Cameron Manufacturing and Design

Location: Horseheads, NY

Capabilities/Description: Full-service automation and robotic systems integrator, providing all aspects of project engineering and management to include hardware and software design, and robot implementation and installation.

Focus Industries/Applications: Robotic Material Handling Integration, Robotic End Effector Fabrication, Robotic Welding Integration, Automated 2D/3D Inspection

Ceres Technologies

Location: Saugerties, NY

Capabilities/Description: Systems integrator and outsourcing solutions provider.

Focus Industries/Applications: Supplies technically intensive design, engineering, and full build capability of industrial equipment for the semiconductor, transportation, medical device, food, energy, and general manufacturing sectors. Ceres Technologies designs and manufactures specialized medical diagnostic and analysis systems including ultra-high purity specialty gas and chemical handling products, metal deposition equipment, and complex process deposition equipment.

Empire Automation Systems

Location: Rochester, NY

Capabilities/Description: ABB Robotics, DENSO Robotics, Mobile Industrial Robots (MiR)

Focus Industries/Applications: Product offerings range from robots, marking & traceability, motion control, vision, sensing, safety, electrical control, pneumatics & vacuum, assembly, process control, high pressure, and structural. Automation Solutions Group can also provide small scale solutions such as control panels and mobile cart systems.

Guyson Corporation of USA

Location: Saratoga Springs, NY

Capabilities/Description: Fanuc, ABB, Yaskawa Motoman; Robotic surface treatment systems

Focus Industries/Applications: Robotic systems for blasting and shot peening, multiple robot grit blasting systems, robotic glass bead dry and wet peening systems, robotically loaded automatic blasting machines and multiple-process robotic manufacturing cells. Specialities include robotic manipulation of blast guns or components, robotic automation systems, off-line robot programming, vision systems and user-friendly human machine interfaces.

JH Robotics Inc.

Location: Johnson City, NY

Capabilities/Description: Turnkey systems integrator (Fanuc) & custom manufacturer of robotics.

Focus Industries/Applications: Air-powered pick & place robots & EOAT (end of arm tooling) & gripper design robots are available.

North Point Technology, LLC

Location: Johnson City, NY

Capabilities/Description: Automation and control systems integration

Focus Industries/Applications: (MWBE) industrial automation and control systems integration firm, which provides engineering consulting, design, programming, training, maintenance and support services to industrial and municipal clients around the globe.

Phenix Automation

Location: Rochester, NY

Capabilities/Description: PIAB Suction cups & components, vacuum pumps, vacuum grippers, mounting elements and system accessories.

Focus Industries/Applications: Phenix provides engineering expertise in fluid power, hydraulics, pneumatic and vacuum system components from valves and cylinders to conveyors and robot end of arm tooling. With industry leading brands like PIAB and Versa Valves, Phenix can specify and deliver standard and engineered solutions to machine builders, system integrators, and plant operators throughout NY State.

Riverside Automation

Location: Rochester, NY

Capabilities/Description: Automation Control Systems, Equipment Assembly Systems

R. W. Earl

Location: Syracuse, NY

Capabilities/Description: Universal Robots collaborative robots, OnRobot and Robotiq collaborative robot grippers, force/torque sensors, and more.

Focus Industries/Applications: R.W. Earl is a provider of Automation and Motion Control solutions covering Upstate New York and Northern PA. Our team of professionals and supplier partners is committed to innovation and emerging manufacturing technologies, and can address the most challenging electronic, pneumatic, hydraulic, lubrication, mechanical, and process applications.

Solvelight Robotics, LLC

Location: Staten Island, NY

Capabilities/Description: Distributor of robots and related systems. Products include domestic and professional robots, unmanned vehicles, 3D printers, scanners, printer filaments and pens and filament makers, motor controllers, solar panels and exoskeletons.

Pennsylvania


Advanced Integration Group

Location: McKees Rocks, PA 15136

Capabilities/Description: Automation and controls

Applied Controlled Engineering

Location: Bridgeville, PA 15017

Capabilities/Description: Automation and controls

BCS Motion

Location: Downington, PA 1933

Capabilities/Description: Motion control specialist. Yaskawa, Productive Robots

Industrial Robotix

Location: Greenville, PA 16125

Capabilities/Description: Welding and material handling cells

Focus Industries/Applications: Specialize in refurbished robots

Integrated Industrial Technologies

Location: Pittsburgh, PA 15238

Capabilities/Description: I2T provides industrial automation solutions and machining services to markets worldwide. Our Automation Engineers provide services all the way from design, programming, and documentation to equipment assembly, installation, and final system commissioning. 

Focus Industries/Applications: Certified Fanuc integrator. Machine vision

Kaier Engineering

Location: Lawrence, PA 15055

Capabilities/Description: Focus on improving the productivity of manufacturing businesses. Turnkey solutions for automation one off custom machinery, robotic cells and assembly.

Focus Industries/Applications: Kaier is an intergrator of ABB, Kawasaki, Fanuc and Motoman Robots.

Manufacturing Solutions Inc.

Location: St. Marys, PA 15857

Capabilities/Description: Robotics system integator. Extensive manufacturing experience, machine tool maintenance and repair, etc.

Focus Industries/Applications: Extensive work in the powdered metal industry

Neff Automation

Location: Warrendale, PA 15086

Capabilities/Description: Distributor of industrial automation equipment and hardware. Universal Robots, Piab, Robotiq, Phd, Yamaha

Focus Industries/Applications: Wide range. Work with 3rd party systems integrators for robotics projects

NuTec Tooling

Location: Meadville, PA 16335

Focus Industries/Applications: Electonics, medical

Premier Automation

Location: Monroeville, PA 15146

Focus Industries/Applications: Glass, steel

ProCobots

Location: Rostraver Township, PA 15012

Capabilities/Description: Integration with CNC machines, mobile carts, custom printed gripper fingers and fixtures

Focus Industries/Applications: Automated machine tending solutions. Primarily work with EasyRobotics systems

Proud Company/RG Group

Location: York, PA 17403

Capabilities/Description: Experienced system integrator with expertise in robotics, mobile robots, and vision systems. Fanuc, Doosan robots. Previously worked with Rethink robots

Washington


Acieta Robotics

Capabilities/Description: FANUC Robots
Grippers
Systems Integration
Lean Machine Robotic Cell

Olympus Controls

Location: Seattle, Washington
Tualitin, Oregon
Fremont, California
San Diego, California
Dallas, Texas

Capabilities/Description: Collaborative robots – UR, grippers, extensive line of end of arm tooling and accessories.

AR Software Providers


Autodesk

Software Product/Module: Robot programming, facility layout, simulation

Kitware, Inc. Clifton Park, NY

Software Product/Module: Kitware is a software research, consulting, and development company, with a business built on open source software.

Application: Core areas of expertise are human-robot teamwork, computer vision, data and analytics, high-performance computing and visualization, medical computing, and software process.

ReliaCoat Technologies, LLC East Setauket, NY

Software Product/Module: Software for thermal spray coating process management.

Application: ReliaCoat provides integrated process management solutions to the thermal spray coating industry via expert knowledge in materials science and process engineering into ruggedized yet readily adaptable industrial tools with user friendly software.

Cognibotics Inc. Brooklyn, NY

Software Product/Module: Automation control software

Application: Cognibotics specializes in methods and services for determining robot properties such as backlash, friction, and non-linear compliance. Cognibotics offers low-cost solutions for determining joint properties, thereby enabling robots to work in application areas where existing calibration techniques and current robot solutions are not tractable (i.e., drilling, machining).

Flexible Robotic Environment, Williamsville, NY

Software Product/Module: Modular robotic components with a SolidWorks based programming interface

Application: The Flexible Robotic Environment (FRE™) is a robotic solution that combines mechanical and motor/drive components with proprietary hardware, software and controls. The end result is a cost-effective, highly innovative, configurable, and interchangeable multi-degree-of-freedom (DOF) robotic package that can be applied in a multitude of manufacturing applications.

Wason Technology, Tuxedo, NY

Software Product/Module: Robot Raconteur® is an open source project intended to provide a solution to distributed control and component interfaces.

Application: Wason Technology provides consulting, research, and design services in Robotic, Mechatronic, Automation, and Microtechnology engineering. Dr. Wason specializes in development of mechatronic interfaces between mechanical hardware and computer control systems, dynamic simulation, microtechnology, and control design.

AR Experts


Please select a state from the dropdown to find an expert near you.

California


SK Gupta

Company: USC

Email: guptask@usc.edu


Mike Oitzman

Company: Mobile Robot Guide

Email: mike@mobilerobotguide.com


Bruce Shimano

Company: Precise Automation

Email: bruce.shimano@preciseautomation.com

Maryland


Elena Messina, Group leader, Manipulation and Mobility Systems Group

Company: NIST

Email: elena.messina@nist.gov

Phone: 301-975-3510

New York


John Wen, Head, Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering, Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering

Company: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Email: wenj@rpi.edu

Phone: 518-276-6156


Dan Walczyk, Director, Manufacturing Innovation Center

Company: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Email: walczd@rpi.edu

Phone: 518-956-1648


Glenn Saunders Mid-Atlantic representative to the Regional Collaboratives Council of the ARM Institute.

Company: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Email: saundg@rpi.edu

Phone: 518-932-3745


Jizhong (John) Xiao Director, Robotics and Intelligent Systems Lab

Company: City University of New York

Email: jxiao@ccny.cuny.edu

Phone: 212-650-7268


Hod Lipson Creative Machine Lab

Company: Columbia University

Email: hod.lipson@columbia.edu

Phone: 607-592 4383


Sunil K. Agrawal Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine

Company: Columbia University

Email: sunil.agrawal@columbia.edu

Phone: 212-854-2841


Mark Parsons Executive Director

Company: Consortium for Research and Robotics

Email: mark.parsons@consortiumrr.com


Steve Derby

Company: Pack Flow Concepts

Email: sderby1@gmail.com

Phone: 518-441-6101

All Experts


California


SK Gupta

Company: USC

Email: guptask@usc.edu


Mike Oitzman

Company: Mobile Robot Guide

Email: mike@mobilerobotguide.com


Bruce Shimano

Company: Precise Automation

Email: bruce.shimano@preciseautomation.com

Maryland


Elena Messina, Group leader, Manipulation and Mobility Systems Group

Company: NIST

Email: elena.messina@nist.gov

Phone: 301-975-3510

New York


John Wen, Head, Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering, Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering

Company: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Email: wenj@rpi.edu

Phone: 518-276-6156


Dan Walczyk, Director, Manufacturing Innovation Center

Company: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Email: walczd@rpi.edu

Phone: 518-956-1648


Glenn Saunders Mid-Atlantic representative to the Regional Collaboratives Council of the ARM Institute.

Company: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Email: saundg@rpi.edu

Phone: 518-932-3745


Jizhong (John) Xiao Director, Robotics and Intelligent Systems Lab

Company: City University of New York

Email: jxiao@ccny.cuny.edu

Phone: 212-650-7268


Hod Lipson Creative Machine Lab

Company: Columbia University

Email: hod.lipson@columbia.edu

Phone: 607-592 4383


Sunil K. Agrawal Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine

Company: Columbia University

Email: sunil.agrawal@columbia.edu

Phone: 212-854-2841


Mark Parsons Executive Director

Company: Consortium for Research and Robotics

Email: mark.parsons@consortiumrr.com


Steve Derby

Company: Pack Flow Concepts

Email: sderby1@gmail.com

Phone: 518-441-6101