One stop automation solutions

We offer full turnkey solutions which bring together the in-house competencies of reliable robot automation technologies with our long-established machine manufacturing capabilities. Our systems are delivered configured and ready-to-run, ensuring optimised cycle times and no requirement for using integrators.

The Thompson range of friction welding machines can be easily automated with full or partial solutions. Options include robots equipped with KUKA-designed end effectors for loading components into machines, gantry, conveyor and handling systems, bowl feeders and elevators, flash removal systems with integrated tools, component marking stations for full traceability and output automation ready for further assembly tasks.