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Aerotech, Inc.


Aerotech: Dedicated to the Science of Motion

Since 1970, Aerotech has designed and manufactured the highest performance motion controls, positioning stages and positioning systems for our customers in industry, government, science, and research institutions around the world. Aerotech’s precision motion control products provide the critical performance for today’s demanding applications in markets including medical device and life sciences, semiconductor and flat panel, photonics, automotive, data storage, laser processing, military/aerospace, electronic manufacturing and test, assembly, research and development, nanotechnology, measurement and inspection, and others requiring high precision, high throughput motion solutions.

An Unmatched Line of Products

The performance of our products is complemented by the depth and breadth of our product line, providing our customers with a "one stop" supplier for a quick and efficient solution for your application. From our award-winning Automation 3200 32-axis motion, vision, PLC, robotics and I/O platform, to our Soloist series single axis and Ensemble series multi-axis stand-alone motion controllers, Aerotech provides a controller solution to fit almost any need. Aerotech manufactures a large selection of high-performance brushless linear and rotary motors, and PWM and linear drives. Aerotech positioning stages range from economical ball-screw and gear-driven linear and rotary stages to the highest performance direct-drive linear and rotary stages available. Our linear-motor-based Cartesian gantry systems, single and multi-axis air-bearing systems, nanopositioning direct-drive and piezo stages, hexapods, and galvanometers enable us to offer a motion solution for almost any application.

The Finest Custom Motion Components and Systems

Our expertise and ability to provide custom motion components and systems is unmatched. Our custom manufacturing capability is further augmented by our long history of providing systems for vacuum and cleanroom operation. See our Awards and Certifications.

Worldwide Service and Support

Aerotech is committed to supporting our customers worldwide. We operate full sales and service facilities in the U.K., U.S., Germany, Japan, Taiwan, and China. We maintain a growing number of direct field sales and engineering offices, as well as representatives, across the globe. We look forward to serving your needs and discussing your application.

Product Catalog

Technical Articles

Advanced Motion Control for Precision Drum Writing (Machine and Motion Controllers) High precision roll-to-roll manufactured drums are used to produce everyday items sold around the world. For example, these drums are used to manufacture credit card security holograms as well as... (View Full Article)
Advanced Motion Control Optimizes Laser Micro-Drilling (Machine and Motion Controllers) In micro-drilling process equipment, the most popular ways to create microvias (blind or buried vias with a diameter =150 µm) are mechanical drilling and laser drilling. Mechanical drilling is mainly... (View Full Article)