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What is an Automation Engineer?

This page aims to provide a clear and in-depth definition of an Automation Engineer, shedding light on their responsibilities, skills, and the pivotal role they play in various industries. Join us as we navigate the intricacies of this dynamic profession, exploring how Automation Engineers drive innovation, efficiency, and reliability in the modern world of automation. […]

AMT’S Automation Academy

Applied Manufacturing Technologies’ Automation Academy is the reason our engineers can integrate seamlessly into our customers’ teams and operations. AMT career development begins with the Automation Academy’s culture of high performance and continuous learning. Your career will jump start in our 6,000-square-foot automation lab supported by dedicated engineering specialists focused on developing your skills. Training […]

Applied Manufacturing Technologies Achieves Multiple FANUC Awards for Outstanding Sales

AMT receives FANUC sales awards

Left to right: Larry Marino (FANUC), Jason Koan (AMT), Diane Haig (AMT), Dick Motley (FANUC), Mike Jacobs (AMT), Lou Finazzo (FANUC), Craig Salvalaggio (AMT), Scott Kilpatrick (AMT), Mark McGinnis (AMT), Geoff Dawson (FANUC) For the fourth time since 2015, AMT received the prestigious FANUC Sales Growth Award at the FANUC Authorized System Integrator (ASI) Conference. […]

Applied Manufacturing Technologies to Unveil Artificial Intelligence Depalletizing / Decanting Technology at Automate Show June 6-9, 2022 in Detroit

AMT Automate demo

Together with partner Liberty Reach, AMT will showcase smart decanting technology in booth #1210 at the Automate Conference and Exhibition hosted by Association for Advancing Automation June 6-9, 2022 at Huntington Place Convention Center in Detroit, Michigan. May 16, 2022 – Orion, MI – Applied Manufacturing Technologies (AMT), North America’s largest independent automation engineering company […]

AMT Founder Michael Jacobs is Named for Prestigious Achievement Award, the Engelberger Robotics Award for Leadership

AMT Michael Jacobs Engelberger Award

Applied Manufacturing Technologies Founder and CEO Michael Jacobs has been named by Association for Advancing Automation to receive the Joseph F. Engelberger Robotics Award for Leadership, the world’s most prestigious robotics honor. Applied Manufacturing Technologies (AMT), North America’s largest independent automation engineering company supporting manufacturers, robot companies, system integrators, line builders and users of robotic […]

Applied Manufacturing Technologies Once Again Recognized by FANUC America for Outstanding Robot Sales

2022 AMT FANUC growth award

AMT once again achieved the prestigious Sales Growth Award from FANUC America for attaining outstanding year-over-year growth in robot sales for 2021. Orion, MI – March 8, 2022 – Applied Manufacturing Technologies (AMT), North America’s largest independent automation engineering company supporting manufacturers, robot companies, system integrators, line builders and users of robotic automation worldwide, today […]

Craig Salvalaggio to Present at International Robot Safety Conference on September 21, 2021

AMT IRSC robot safety

Chief Operating Officer Craig Salvalaggio will present The Important Role of  System Integrators in Robot Safety at the International Robot Safety Conference (IRSC) on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at 10:00 AM.  The virtual event is hosted by Association for Advancing Automation (A3). About the event:  The presentation educates end users on key criteria for choosing […]

Amid Uptick in Material Handling Projects, Applied Manufacturing Technologies Releases R-Palletize, a Configurable Robotic Palletizing Station

AMT R-Palletize

R-Palletize, AMT’s configurable robotic palletizing station, provides a flexible robotic palletizing solution with an easy-to-use interface for changing material handling needs. Orion, MI – June 2, 2021 – Applied Manufacturing Technologies (AMT), North America’s largest independent full-service systems integration provider supporting manufacturers, robot companies, systems integrators, line builders, and users of robotic automation worldwide, today […]

Craig Salvalaggio Discusses Robotics and Safety in RIA Presentation

AMT Craig Salvalaggio robot safety presentation

AMT Chief Operating Officer Craig Salvalaggio will co-present an educational session at the International Robot Safety Conference hosted by RIA (Robotic Industries Association). The virtual session will be co-presented with Gerd Walter, president of Creative Automation and is entitled Robotic System Integrators: What You Need to Know About Robotics & Safety. The presentation takes place […]