DEVENS, Mass.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--MagneMotion announced today that it has signed distribution agreements with Gibson Engineering and Braas Company. Gibson and Braas are the first to join MagneMotion as distributors, expanding the Company’s reach within North America. The two companies will now be offering MagneMotion’s QuickStick and MM LITE™ product lines based on the company’s linear synchronous motor technology. These flexible and intelligent automation systems are advanced alternatives to traditional conveyor systems offering customers reduced cost of ownership and increased productivity.
“MagneMotion’s intelligent conveyor systems will elevate our ability to bring creative, leading edge, and cost effective solutions to several markets including medical device, semiconductor, assembly, and packaging”
“We are excited to add two innovative automation solutions providers to our growing sales channels,” stated Henry Lombard, MagneMotion’s Director of Sales for North America. “Our LSM technology is easily integrated into diverse applications and Gibson and Braas are well positioned in the automation industry to present our products to a wide range of customers,” concluded Lombard.
Robert MacDonald, Director of Sales & Marketing at Gibson Engineering added, “We are very excited to be partnered with MagneMotion and to have access to the disruptive technology they provide. As the front-runner in producing innovative and cost-effective intelligent conveyance systems, MagneMotion offers products that complement the solutions we currently offer to our customers."
“The addition of MagneMotion at Braas is a great fit to our existing portfolio of products for flexible automation solutions,” commented Jim Hennen, Vice President of Sales at Braas Company. “MagneMotion’s intelligent conveyor systems will elevate our ability to bring creative, leading edge, and cost effective solutions to several markets including medical device, semiconductor, assembly, and packaging,” Hennen concluded.
About Gibson Engineering
Gibson Engineering, Inc. is a leading solutions provider for world-class manufacturers of industrial automation products. Headquartered near Boston, Massachusetts, Gibson provides customized solutions that help major corporations become time and cost efficient. For more than six decades, Gibson’s core mission has been to solve problems from beginning to end –- to go above and beyond to help clients succeed. Talent, enthusiasm, and dedication: The same business principles that fueled Gibson’s initial growth in the 1940s and ‘50s apply today. We provide the highest level of application intelligence at the point of use. For more information visit www.gibsonengineering.com
Braas Company is a leading automation solutions provider headquartered in Eden Prairie, MN with resources in MN, ND, SD, WI, IL, IA, NE and FL. Braas Company has been a provider of automation products, services and solutions to clients since 1961. Their core product technologies include Robotics, Vision and ID systems, Material Handling, Standard and Custom Machine Bases, Pneumatics, Single and multi-axis Motion / Machine Control, Machine Safeguarding, Sensing, PLC and I/O, SCADA, Panel Components, and Cable Management products. For more information visit www.braasco.com
MagneMotion provides Linear Synchronous Motors (LSMs) and advanced transport solutions for high performance assembly, process, test and manufacturing automation. MagneMotion's LSM products are used to create faster, more efficient, and more reliable automation solutions than conventional systems. The LSM technology is embodied in the company's QuickStick® and MagneMover® LITE product lines, which can accommodate a variety of acceleration, speed, and payload requirements. MagneMotion's advanced LSM technology is a breakthrough and provides significant advantages in powering automation, manufacturing and logistics systems, as well as in a new class of shipboard elevators developed for the U.S. Navy. For more information visit www.magnemotion.com