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CAID Automation helps manufacturers solve complex problems with automated robotic systems.    

By Kat Zeman, Senior Editor, Knighthouse Media   

When it comes to innovative solutions for challenging manufacturing processes, CAID Automation has mastered the art of designing and building automated robotic systems.

Tucson, Ariz.-based CAID Automation, a division of CAID Industries, solves complex manufacturing problems for a wide variety of industries that include medical, aerospace and defense and energy and renewables.


Syntron Material Handling invests in equipment and implements lean processes to build a solid foundation upon which to grow.

By Janice Hoppe-Spiers, Senior Editor, Knighthouse Media

Born out of the legacies of Link-Belt Company and Syntron Company – two of the most powerful brands in the industry – Syntron Material Handling goes to market with confidence in the quality, durability and reliability of its bulk material handling equipment. “We don’t compromise on quality and that’s what our brand strength is riding on,” President and CEO Andy Blanchard says. “Every industry has the Home Depot model of ‘good, better, best’ and we play in the best and better.”


Christy Metals invests in new technology, equipment and celebrates a record year.  

By Kat Zeman, Senior Editor, Knighthouse Media

It’s been a lustrous year for Christy Metals. A master distributor of metal products and services, the company is experiencing fast growth and predicting a lucrative future.


Rocky Brands built its reputation on developing innovative and durable footwear and continues to strive for operational excellence to deliver high-quality products its consumers expect.

By Janice Hoppe-Spiers, Senior Editor, Knighthouse Media

For nearly 90 years, Rocky Brands Inc. has been designing, developing and manufacturing premium footwear that is known for innovation, durability and quality. “We make footwear to serve the people who serve, and we have a lot of passion for the people who are wearing our footwear,” President and CEO Jason Brooks says. “It’s more than just something to put on your feet; it’s a tool and necessary part of the day.”

The Nelsonville, Ohio-based company manufactures outdoor, work, western, duty and military footwear. The Rocky Brands family of brands include: Rocky, Georgia Boot, Durango and Lehigh. Rocky was established in 1979 as the company’s premium priced line of branded footwear, apparel and accessories.


YSI Inc. is working to better forecast customer demand to reduce inventory while still meeting its customers’ rigorous quality and delivery expectations.

By Janice Hoppe-Spiers

At YSI Inc., every employee has a sense of pride in knowing that the products they manufacture today will become vital tools in helping industry and government professionals protect the planet’s natural resources. “We provide high-quality, high-resolution data for the people who manage the environment,” General Manager Dave Barclay says. “It’s important work and I came to YSI because I feel like I make a difference in the way the world looks and helping people understand the way the environment works.”

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Rulmeca Corp. is growing substantially with conveyor drive systems for bulk and unit handling, and its new facility will ensure this growth continues.

By Staci Davidson, Managing Editor, Knighthouse Media

With more than 55 years in its history, the Rulmeca Group of Italy has grown to be a leading partner to the global materials handling industry. The U.S. base of the business hasn’t been around quite as long, but it still maintains the company’s dedication to delivering the “Rulmeca advantage,” which is going “above and beyond the call of duty” for its customers, according to Rulmeca Corp. President Mike Gawinski. As a result, the North Carolina-based operation delivers on its mission to provide timely sales, applications engineering, local assembly and service at a reasonable price to operators that can benefit from Rulmeca’s motorized pulleys.

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