Canadian Manufacturing

Eclipse Automation announces second expansion into U.S. in California

Cambridge, Ont.-based firm opening second U.S. facility in Fremont, Calif., in June 2014

This sponsored CompanyWire press release was provided by Eclipse Automation

CAMBRIDGE, Ont.—Eclipse Automation Inc. today announced that it will be expanding its operations to Fremont, Calif., effective June 1, 2014, under the name Eclipse Automation Southwest, LLC.

The new facility, which includes engineering offices and a service shop, is located in Fremont, Calif., and will be focused on servicing customers in the southwest region.

“We are very pleased to be expanding Eclipse Automation operations to our second location in the USA. I believe our commitment to growth with regional presence will facilitate the increasing demands for rapid delivery of Eclipse technology and services to our customers” said Steve Mai, President/CEO of Eclipse Automation in Cambridge, Ont.

Jason Bosscher, General Manager of Eclipse Automation Southwest adds, “We are motivated to continually enable our clients to react with agility to very diverse opportunities in the market place, and are excited to provide our customers with local access to Eclipse’s exceptional solutions and support.”

Since its founding in 2001, Eclipse Automation is a leading supplier of custom automated manufacturing equipment for the solar, health sciences, transportation, consumer/industrial and telecommunications/electronic industries.

Eclipse Automation partners with companies worldwide to build efficient and profitable assembly and testing operations.

Eclipse Automation presently operates from a vertically integrated ISO 9001 registered manufacturing site.

With a workforce of over 175 employees in Cambridge, Eclipse provides in-house system design, fabrication, system integration and commissioning capability.

Eclipse’s engineers and skilled trades people are experts in manufacturing technology including precision assembly, robot integration, welding and material handling technology.

In March 2014, Eclipse Automation expanded its operations to Charlotte, N.C.

This 25,000-square foot facility in Charlotte goes by the name Eclipse Automation Southeast, LLC.

Focused on establishing and maintaining long term relationships with our customers, Eclipse Automation’s end-to-end integration services encompass all phases of an automation program including pre-automation services, project management and post installation support.

Eclipse consultants assist customers in project planning, design for manufacturing and risk management.

Eclipse offers comprehensive post installation support plans including training, spare parts management, process optimization and long term service agreements.

Eclipse maintains a registered ISO 9001 quality management system to further meet the needs of our customers and stakeholders while having accreditation with the Canadian Welding Bureau, the Controlled Goods Program and the Electrical Safety Authority.

If you would like more information, or to schedule an interview with Steve Mai or Jason Bosscher, please contact Tina Gallant at 519-620-1906 or email her at