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Esys Automation

Esys Automation is a leading full-service automation solutions provider to the automotive industry. Esys provides automation design, simulation, and machine building, including advanced robotic systems and software solutions. They specialize in vehicle assembly applications in areas such as press, powertrain, plastics, body assembly, paint and sealer, final assembly, and tire and wheel. Headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, Esys Automation operates globally.
since 1999
esys automation
Esys was established in 1999 with 8 employees. Today Esys employs over 120 highly qualified engineers and provides many turnkey automation solutions and products which it builds and validates in their state of the art integration facility. Founded on the principle of attracting and retaining the industry’s most talented engineers, Esys employs an Open Book Management philosophy to provide a stable management structure and operating consistency. In 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 Esys has been a recipient of the Detroit Free Press Top Workplaces Award.
full service automation solutions provider

Esys Automation is an engineering and manufacturing systems integration firm with two locations in Auburn Hills, Michigan and an office in Greenville, South Carolina. We are talented engineers who take pride in providing quality products and services to our customers. At Esys we believe that the future of our company rests squarely on the knowledge, imagination, skills, teamwork and integrity of our employees.

As a leading full service automation solutions provider to the automotive, construction vehicle, and complex assembly industries, Esys delivers automation to customers around the world

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workplace of choice
Esys Automation understands that high quality people are required to deliver high quality systems and services to our customers. We strive to attract and retain the best team members and to be a Workplace of Choice.

Esys Automation designs and manufactures a variety of Front of Line, End of Line, and Tandem Press Transfer robotic systems.

Safety is the highest priority for all our customers. We can help get your presses to the latest safety standards using the most current safety controls.

To get the most out of these expensive assets we can help you replace your legacy controls and get the most out of your stamping process.


Esys offers a wide range of powertrain application solutions, from a simple operator assist station to a fully automated assembly line.

We have the experience and expertise to deliver automated systems designed to increase efficiency, reduce cycle time, and/or accomplish high-process repeatability and reliability; all while providing the highest quality products and services that meet or exceed customer requirements.

Tire & Wheel
Esys is a leading global supplier of tire and wheel automation solutions, with an installation base of over 60 locations globally. We offer cost effective modular solutions that address all phases of the tire and wheel assembly process. This includes tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS), automated weight apply for wheel balancing (AutoW8t), tire and wheel vision systems as well as product track and trace. Custom assembly solutions, including infrastructure general contracting are also available for both OEM and tier suppliers.
Today’s OEM production painting, coating, and sealing processes require highly sophisticated applications to apply advanced materials within exacting tolerances. Esys offers an open application architecture utilizing commercial “off-the-shelf” components for more flexible, cost-effective customized paint and sealer solutions. We can help your company achieve the quality you expect, while also providing a level of choice and value that can only be achieved through our open architecture solutions. It also gives you the ability to leverage and maximize existing technology investments in your facility in order to eliminate re-training and improve mean time to repair.
Esys offers complete turnkey Robotic Glass Cells for adhesion application and glass installation. Whether your process requires fully- or semi-automated urethane apply and decking system, Esys has the experience to provide you with the best solution.

Fully-automatic systems employ today’s most sophisticated machine vision detection for precision robotic decking capable of processing a wide array of model variations. Semi-automated or manual decking applications utilize customized, ergonomic lift assist systems to complete the job with a high degree of accuracy and repeat-ability.
we know that success only comes from efficient teamwork
jr automation & esys automation
“I’m extremely excited and proud these two great companies are teaming up,” says Chris Marcus, President of Esys. “Esys and JR Automation both have very similar, people-oriented corporate cultures that it feels as though our merger was meant to be.  Combining with the JR Automation team will provide great opportunities for our people and increase our ability to support our customers both technically and geographically. Similarly, aligning best practices and leveraging each organization’s tremendous engineering and manufacturing talent will improve our ability to deliver highly sophisticated automation systems on a global scale.”
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