Available for Comment: Don Heelis

Don Heelis, Global Sales Manager, Tire Systems, at RMT Robotics, is available to comment on the trends, innovations, challenges and benefits of automation in the global tire manufacturing and distribution industry.

Available for Comment


Don Heelis, Global Sales Manager, Tire Systems, at RMT Robotics, is available to comment on the trends, innovations, challenges and benefits of automation in the global tire manufacturing and distribution industry.

Please contact Kim Zdanowicz, public relations, Koroberi Inc., at (919) 945-0548 or kim@koroberi.com for more information or to schedule a meeting with Don Heelis.

The Issue is:

Integrating automated material handling systems in the tire manufacturing and distribution industry.

Don Heelis is available for discussions on this topic. As global sales manager for tire systems, Don is responsible for all tire system sales in the North and South America, Europe and emerging markets in Asia. Don joined the RMT Robotics team in 2007 with a diverse background in automation experience, including engineering and account management with top B2B organizations. Don is a mechanical engineer with expertise in flexible automation, articulated and custom robotic solutions, and material handling systems. Active in the industry, Don is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

RMT Robotics: RMT Robotics (www.rmtrobotics.com), a Cimcorp Oy Company, is a global company that manufactures and integrates turnkey robotic gantry-based order fulfillment and tire handling solutions designed to reduce operating costs and streamline operations.

To extend the flexibility of robotics beyond a fixed workspace, RMT Robotics also manufactures and integrates ADAM™, the category-defining intelligent mobile robot. The ADAM system redefines the purpose and function of industrial AGVs by performing intelligent robotic transport of materials in complex, random origin to random destination industrial environments.

Since 1981, RMT Robotics has been recognized around the globe as an innovator in robotic materials handling. RMT helps our customers compete in an increasingly aggressive and price-sensitive global marketplace by providing best-in-class robotic handling solutions.

Featured Product

maxon motor’s - Exoskeleton Joint Actuator

maxon motor's - Exoskeleton Joint Actuator

A brushless DC motor solution for use in hip and knee exoskeletons. This complete joint actuation unit consists of motor, gearhead, encoder and position controller. Fitting absolute encoder directly at the joint rotation provides designers increased positioning accuracy. The unit will deliver 54Nm of continuous torque and 120Nm on a 20% duty cycle. The system can be operated on supplies between 10 and 50V DC and the actuation speed is up to 22rpm.