JR Automation has developed controls designs for body shop assembly and welding systems across the globe. We’ve collaborated with leading OEMs including GM, Ford, Chrysler, BMW, and Volkswagen on systems for underbody, bodysides, framing, closures, and respot areas.
Auto body assembly automation involves using robotics, vision, conveyance, and other technology to optimize assembly processes. Automation improves productivity, worker safety, efficiency, and quality. By streamlining repetitive processes like welding, material handling, and assembling, automotive manufacturers can save on labor costs and rework.
JR Automation is one of North America’s leading EPLAN CAD experts and we are highly proficient in the industry-standard AutoCAD application. We can develop body shop hardware designs conforming to your specifications and templates. Our experts also have extensive knowledge in developing standard design templates for you if necessary.
We have extensive knowledge of designing solutions for various OEM hardware specifications. JR Automation has developed electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic schematic hardware designs for all major automotive manufacturers using AutoCAD or EPLAN.
Our talented staff uses efficient design processes to ensure competent and complete designs that meet the timing needs of your business. Along with hardware design, we will also provide supporting engineering documentation that we used in the design process. This supporting documentation will be extremely useful for any changes or additions to your system in the future.
JR Automation can support more EPLAN projects than our competitors, and we have the most EPLAN licenses in our area. Our EPLAN and AutoCAD electrical capabilities include:
JR Automation has vast capabilities with various control architectures and PLC systems including, but not limited to, the Rockwell Family, Siemens Family, Modicon, and GE. With safety being our overriding priority, our engineering staff is up to date with the latest safety techniques and understanding in safety PLC programming.
Our software team will follow your specifications and requirements or create custom HMI/GUI screens for the product of your choice. Our field service team will assist you with every aspect of integrating your system into the factory from the build phase through the start of final production.
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