PMD seamlessly integrates 3rd party equipment with database management on your preferred platform. Our controls system will communicate flawlessly with your MES for an on-time deployment and compliance with industry traceability standards.
PMD builds automation success stories by combining our expertise with diverse technologies and a vast application knowledge base to guarantee success for our global clients.
PMD provides complete build to print and machine replication services. Whether you have a fully designed system or need a few changes or upgrades, PMD’s internal resources, along with our global sourcing network, provide cost-competitive BTP projects.
Clients rely on results from the PMD Lab to prove out theories, solidify concepts or improve a process. Tools such as 3D printing, robotics, machine vision, etc., help to mitigate risk and fine-tune solutions that generate predictable results and cost-effective projects.
Advancements in robotic and complementary technologies have widened the range of manufacturing challenges that can economically be solved with robots.
- Flex Feeding
- Vision Guided
- Material Handling & Palletizing
- Machine Tending
- Collaborative & Specialty Applications
PMD will leverage our experience with a vast library of standard designs and technical expertise to satisfy your assembly program requirements while keeping commercial needs in perspective.
- Robotic Assembly
- Rotary Dial Machines
- Controlled Environment
- Cam-Driven Motion Platforms
- Power and Free Systems
- Web Handling
- Lean Cells
- Sub-Micron Assembly
Test & Inspection
With experience from complex process-based test algorithms to simple gaging, PMD’s test engineers will leverage our experience in test and measurement systems to optimize your process and ensure a 100% validated product.
- Machine Vision/Inspection (2D/3D)
- Leak Testing
- In-Process Testing
- Data Acquisition (DAQ)
- Electronic Characteristic Monitoring
- Database and Traceability
- End of Line (EOL) Testing
- “Go”/”No Go” Gauging
Automated welding systems cover an array of materials, technologies, and industries. By automating, skilled operators are removed from the area, improving the safety of a historically hazardous job and the efficiency of the operation.
- MIG / GMAW / MAG / TIG
- Infrared (IR)
- Radio Frequency (RF)
PMD has decades of experience and in-house lab capabilities for testing any potential vision application. With sample parts and well-defined specifications, we can rapidly determine if machine vision is right for our client’s unique applications.
- Quality Inspection
- Robot Guidance
- Model Detection
- Defect Detection
- 3D Vision Inspection
- Flex Feeding
Material handling automation focuses on moving parts, products, and assemblies throughout a system or an entire facility. The systems engineers at PMD are experts in determining the optimal method and material flow in the application of material handling technologies.
- Power & Free
- Part Feeding
- Synchronous/ Asynchronous
- Web Handling
- Packaging & Palletizing
Some applications require high precision beyond what standard technology offers. PMD has experience in high precision applications with tolerance requirements in the 0.1 µm range.
We can take your products and idea from prototyping through production to packaging across all materials. Full design for manufacturing engineering support is available to develop cost-effective precision machining solutions to support Kan-Ban/JIT sourcing of your precision machined parts.
Filling systems are a staple in the life sciences and healthcare industry. PMD designs high-volume filling lines to handle a wide variety of bottle shapes and sizes while controlling dispensed volume and/or weight.
Lasers are used in many different applications in automation. From marking to ablation to welding, cutting, and more. PMD can run process experiments with our in-house laser as well as specify and integrate lasers of all manufacturers, types, and applications.
PMD has the know how to leverage technology in manufacturing…
This is how time after time PMD has built success stories for our clients product launches, expansion initiatives and productivity enhancements.