Autocraft, an Eckhart Holdings company and leading provider of industrial material handling automation, will supply American Honda Motor Company with Autocraft E3500 Autonomous Guided Carts (AGCs) for material delivery in the company’s Marysville, Ohio assembly plant.
LANSING, MI – JANUARY 31, 2017 – Eckhart, Inc. (Eckhart) is pleased to announce the appointment of Rhino Assembly Corporation (Rhino) and KA Technologies (KAT) as their distributor partners collectively covering much of the southeastern and mid-western regions of the United States. These distributor agreements include Eckhart’s advanced material handling subsidiary Autocraft.
We're on the lookout in St. Clair County for the next generation of technical leadership. We're excited to participate in the St. Clair Community College Engineering Technology On-Campus Recruiting Event on Monday, November 7th in the Acheson Technology Building (ATC). We're hiring for roles in Controls/Automation, Mechanical Design, and Project Management.
"A custom workstation is often a simple but highly effective treatment to problems with throughput and quality," says Mike Carrell, a Designer at 3D Sales. "The optimal placement of materials, work in process, and tools within a worker's space reduces errors and improves ergonomics."
LANSING, MI – AUGUST 22, 2016 – Eckhart, Inc. announced today that it has acquired Auto Craft Tool & Die, Inc. (“Auto Craft”) and 3 D Sales, Inc. (“3D Sales”). Eckhart, a designer and manufacturer of specialized ergonomic assembly line tools and equipment, has been a portfolio company of Nashville-based LFM Capital since 2015. Auto Craft is Eckhart’s first acquisition.
American Honda Motor Company, Inc. awarded just 25 suppliers from a pool of more than 5,000 that provide the equipment and services to support the company’s North America operations. The Performance Excellence Award recognizes Autocraft for exceeding expectations with respect to service, cost, and quality.