Our professionals have the expertise and tools that enable advanced manufacturing. In-house robotics, automation, sensing and controls capabilities are not always practical for businesses to maintain. Our Robotics and Automation Engineering staff can assist with implementing new automation solutions or improving existing/legacy systems.

Industrial Automation Solutions

Our staff have specialized expertise in electromechanical systems development, software development, machine controls, human machine interfaces, and sensing systems. With this experienced staff and extensive facilities, SwRI integrates technologies to enable clients to reduce costs, increase throughput, and provide consistently high-quality products.

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Robotic Solutions

Our professionals have the expertise and tools that enable advanced manufacturing. In-house robotics, automation, sensing and controls capabilities are not always practical for businesses to maintain. Our Robotics and Automation Engineering staff can assist with implementing new automation solutions or improving existing/legacy systems.

Our robotics experts provide a wide array of traditional robotic solutions for industrial applications. Additionally, we identify solutions where there is no clear off-the-shelf solution that might require customization, end-of-arm tooling development, and integration with existing manufacturing processes.

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We have expertise integrating a variety of robots to solve our customers automation needs

Engineering Services

  • System Integration
  • Industrial controls and Interfaces
  • Turn-key production lines
  • Custom machines and robots
  • Machine vision
  • Process development
  • System and process troubleshooting
  • Third party analysis and review

Tools and Resources

  • 3D modeling
  • 3D animations
  • Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
  • High-speed video
  • Instrumentation and measurement
  • Machine shop
  • Rapid prototyping

TMAC South Central

Texas cities in the South Central TMAC Region include: Austin, Georgetown, New Braunfels, Round Rock, San Angelo, San Antonio, San Marcos, Seguin, Temple, Uvalde, Victoria, and Waco.

Related Terminology

industrial controls  •  PLC programming  •  engineering  •  machine vision  •  sensing  •  machine design  •  automated quality inspection  •  industrial robotics  •  human machine interface (HMI)

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Southwest Research Institute® (SwRI®), headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, is a multidisciplinary, independent, nonprofit, applied engineering and physical sciences research and development organization with 10 technical divisions.
07/13/16