FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Cambridge, Ontario (February 29, 2016) – RidgeTech Automation Inc. is pleased to announce that it is now a system integrator member of the Robotic Industries Association (RIA), an organization dedicated to improving the regional, national and global competitiveness of the North American manufacturing and service sectors.
“Today there are more opportunities than ever before in the robotics industry,” said Jeff Burnstein, President of RIA. “The continuing growth in robotics is opening many new job opportunities for people who can program, install, run, and maintain robots.” Says Burnstein.
“Joining Robotic Industries Association is going to help us keep up with the current trends in the robotics industry. Long gone are the days where robots are only in big automotive factories. We are seeing an increasing number of robots showing up in smaller businesses across all industries.” reports Leigh Spraggett, Vice President of RidgeTech Automation Inc. “A recent study estimates there are now 260,000 robots in use in North American factories. Over a quarter of a million active robots produce a lot of prospects for companies like RidgeTech, we have the properly trained staff available to set up, support and service those robots.” Says Mr. Spraggett.
About RidgeTech Automation Inc.
Founded in 2014, RidgeTech Automation Inc. provides control system solutions for customers in a wide variety of industries and market segments. Our team of engineers and technologists combines leading-edge innovation with practical business insight to create control systems and software that our customers can rely on. We strive to achieve total customer satisfaction through innovative concepts, high-quality engineering and excellent service.
About Robotic Industries Association (RIA)
Founded in 1974, RIA is a not-for-profit trade association dedicated to improving the regional, national and global competitiveness of the North American manufacturing and service sectors through promotion and enhancement of robotics and related automation. RIA represents 375 robot manufacturers, system integrators, component suppliers, end users, consulting firms, research groups, and educational institutions.
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