Motion control is at the core of automation technology. Whether it is 3D printing, robotics, semiconductor manufacturing or machine tools, HEIDENHAIN offers the precision feedback in both linear and angular, as well as positioning systems and controls. Booth #4466

Discussing ATX West with HEIDENHAIN

Q&A with | HEIDENHAIN

Tell us about your Company.

HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION is the North American subsidiary of the German company DR. JOHANNES HEIDENHAIN GmbH, a leading international manufacturer of precision measurement and control equipment. This superior technology is utilized within high precision motion control and machining systems worldwide. It is headquartered in Schaumburg, IL, and San Jose, CA, and has been serving the U.S. industry for over 50 years. Here nine company brands are represented.

 

What makes your booth a must visit for Expo Attendees?

Visitors must see the latest in advanced motion control technology from ETEL which is a HEIDENHAIN brand. This includes actuators to torque motors and complete motion systems.

 

When you get a chance to walk the exhibit hall floor yourself, what is it you will be most interested to see?  Any educational sessions, pavilions etc. you plan on attending? 

We as an exhibitor are, obviously, most interested in connecting with customers with which we can provide motion solutions.  We are happy to be included in this great gathering in order to start to meet those needs.

 

Advanced Manufacturing is undertaking rapid advancements, be it 3D Printing and the materials used to automation and robotics.  Automation Technology is a huge part for many manufacturers, give us an idea on how your company and product is being utilized now in the smart factory.

Motion control is at the core of automation technology. Whether it is 3D printing, robotics, semiconductor manufacturing or machine tools,  HEIDENHAIN offers the precision feedback in both linear and angular, as well as positioning systems and controls.

 

Give us your thoughts on what the future holds for manufacturers and automation technology.

Better connection, speed and accuracy = throughput. No matter how one slices it, that’s the future.

 

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Many of today's disruptive technologies wouldn't be possible without a keen focus on precision. But in fast-paced corporate environments, the bottom line sometimes trumps superior engineering. At HEIDENHAIN, we're in a unique position to put R&D before net profit: In 1970, company founder Dr. Johannes Heidenhain placed his shares of the company into a foundation, enabling HEIDENHAIN to invest extensively in exciting new technologies. The result? Game-changing innovations that help our customers and their end-users gain an edge in competitive, ever-changing industries.

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