Author: Adam Gray

FANUC ZDT (Zero Down Time) and IIoT The Fourth Industrial Revolution (or Industry 4.0) is the ongoing automation of traditional manufacturing and industrial practices, using modern smart technology. Large-scale machine-to-machine communication (M2M) and the internet of things (IoT) are integrated for increased automation, improved communication and...

Why Tire Companies Seek OEM Business Supplying tires to the automakers has long been a part of tire companies’ strategy.  There is prestige in being fitting to new and exciting vehicles and stability in the long production runs OEM’s demand.  When it is time to replace...

Robot Programming Standards We are exposed to the benefits of Standards in everyday life.  Consider traffic signals, how would we navigate the roads without everyone understanding the colors of a traffic light.  In Robotics there is nascent effort to create a standard programming language.  Currently each...

The Secret to Growth  As a leader, we are always thinking about growing our business. We need to be spending our precious time on the most important things, but how can you do that? The good (or bad) news is that there are only three ways: look at the tasks you are doing...

Pioneer Industrial Systems a family owned engineering company in NW Ohio has developed and built a Robotic Maintenance Vehicle taking our expertise in industry to the highway.  Our patent pending RMV is designed with safety, efficiency, and quality in mind.  We aim to improve highway...

One of our major customers operates several plants in NA.  They were built in 1940’s, 1960’s, 1970’s and 1980’s.  The fact that factories 32 – 76 years old are still operating is testimony to the continual investment in machine and process upgrades but where does...