Eckhart's Collaborative Robotics Success Leads to Inclusion In CIOReview's Most Promising Robotic Solution Providers 2017


LANSING, Mich., March 28, 2017 -- Eckhart has been recognized as one of the 20 Most Promising Robotic Solution Providers 2017 by CIOReview magazine.

"We are delighted to have Eckhart in our annual ranking list of 20 Most Promising Robotic Solution Providers 2017," said Jeevan George, Managing Editor of CIOReview. "Eckhart helps their customers deploy market-leading automation into their factory operations. From collaborative robotics to autonomous guided material delivery systems, Eckhart's engineering and installation capabilities make them a top solution provider for high-performing companies worldwide."

Selection to the list of Most Promising Robotic Solution Providers 2017 was based on Eckhart's track record of success in a variety of industries and a deep understanding of factory information systems and safety protocols. Recent success by Eckhart includes a fully automated kit staging system utilizing a collaborative robot and an autonomous guided vehicle (AGV) to deliver sub-assemblies to operators on an automotive assembly line.

The company has formed R&D partnerships with multiple Fortune 50 firms to explore unique collaborative robot applications in the manufacturing ecosystem. As a market-leading collaborative robotics integrator, Eckhart's expertise extends beyond just technical development to include the stakeholder, specification, and sustainment issues that surround robotic systems deployment in a manufacturing setting. This approach to developing solutions is what has led Eckhart to be chosen to work on disruptive technologies that many of their customers believe will reshape how they build and assemble products.

About Eckhart
Founded in 1974 and based in Lansing, Michigan, Eckhart, Inc. ("Eckhart") engineers advanced industrial solutions that enhance the quality of life. Eckhart's proven portfolio of advanced manufacturing technology includes market-leading collaborative robotic systems, traditional robotics, additive manufacturing tool development & production, and ergonomic general assembly tooling solutions for the world's largest manufacturers. Eckhart serves an established and loyal, blue-chip customer base of leading automotive and industrial original equipment manufacturers ("OEMs") that include Boeing, General Electric, Whirlpool, Ford, Tesla, PACCAR, John Deere, Bradford White and Caterpillar.
For additional information, please visit www.eckhartusa.com

About CIOReview
Published in Fremont, California, CIOReview is a print magazine that explores disruptive technologies firms are adopting to transform business. A distinguished panel comprised of CEOs, CIOs, and Information Technology Vice Presidents including CIOReview Editorial Board members finalized the "20 Most Promising Robotic Solution Providers 2017" list. For additional information, please visit www.cioreview.com