These engineers go the distance.
Lightyears to be exact.
Precision Measuring Tools and Motion Control Solutions that Drive Innovation
From jet planes to laboratory equipment, today’s life-changing technologies require ultimate accuracy—and mere microns can make the difference. For more than 125 years, HEIDENHAIN has delivered the trusted precision measurement and motion control solutions behind the machines and devices that move us forward. Our products enable everything from improved manufacturing processes to safer, more reliable medical diagnostics—and we’ve perfected the delicate balance of cutting-edge innovation and universal compatibility.
Contact us today, and see what precision control can do for your business.
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- We ship standard product direct from US held inventory. When it comes to prototyping, we will expedite delivery to meet your needs. Buffer stock arrangements can be made as well.
- Our product and technical support is a simple phone call away – (847) 490 1191, contact us here.
- We represent all of the HEIDENHAIN core brands. Our technical sales professionals will consult you on the products that best fit your application.
Find the ideal encoder in just a few clicks
Simply choose your industry, application and encoder type and our selector tool does the work for you, identifying the encoders best suited for your specific automation project from across our broad family of brands and product lines.Use the tool
We live for your light-bulb moment
Our customers are committed to turning the hard-to-imagine into the impossible-to-live-without. Their drive fuels ours—to listen carefully, collaborate closely and work diligently to help enable life-changing advances. So let’s talk ideas—the next “a-ha” moment could be just around the corner.Learn more
A new breakthrough in lab automation
Achieving the high throughput and extraordinary accuracy necessary for lab automation—liquid handling, DNA sequencing and sample analysis to name a few—is extremely challenging. But now, a groundbreaking partnership between HEIDENHAIN, ETEL and IMT is changing lab automation design forever.Learn more