December 12, 2011 by Manufacturing AUTOMATION
Kuka Robotics Canada, a subsidiary of Kuka Roboter GmbH, a supplier of industrial robots, has opened a new facility in Mississauga, Ont.
The facility is home to Kuka Robotics Canada’s sales, applications, service and engineering staff to support customers in reviewing applications and applying robotics technologies to improve productivity and quality, while reducing costs and ergonomic-related injuries. The fully equipped facility includes spare parts, training and a demonstration area to provide customers with hands-on experiences with the latest technologies and products.
“The location is well suited to Kuka’s needs, allowing our Canadian team to offer greater support of products and services to Kuka’s growing customer base,” said Kuka Robotics Canada’s president, Chris Claringbold. “We continue to expand our staff to provide sales, service and engineering support for our customers, both in the English and French languages. Our focus is to make sure our customers – both machine integrators and end users – are provided an opportunity to learn about the latest advances in robotic technology, and to show them how we can help improve manufacturing productivity. We want to help Canadian manufacturers remain competitive and profitable in Canada.”
Kuka Robotics Canada Ltd. is located at 6710 Maritz Drive – Unit 4, Mississauga, Ont., L5W 0A1.