Eclipse automation notifies the agreement with Harmontronics Automation of Suzhou, China comprises N95 Respirator Mask Production right through North America.
Eclipse Automation is a leading provisioner of custom automated manufacturing equipment for the life sciences, energy, transportation, consumer, electronics, and industrial industries.
Harmontronics Automation is one of the most authentic factory automation solution providers for small and precise product manufacturing.
N95 Vertical Flat-Fold Respirator Mask Production by Eclipse and Harmontronics have initiated investment for the first production line to North America.
The presence of North America and the well experienced medical device is the brawn of eclipse associate with Harmontronics machine inventory for this application, which is on the undertaking.
Steve Mai, CEO of eclipse automation revealed, “I see a lot of companies, with the best of intentions, trying to get into this arena, but without the experience in medical device automation, they may be chasing inferior systems that could be unsafe to run and produce faulty masks. Eclipse has the know-how to assess this system already producing N95 masks in China and see that any modifications required to meet North American specifications are done quickly and right. We can expedite this to provide a top-notch N95 mask automation system and lead the process to see that it can scale to all who need it. We can deliver a level of proactive control to the solution that is crucial for such an important product.”
It predicts that this automation system will be the first promoter in getting locally produced respirators into the health care supply chain and the hands of North American health care professionals as quickly as possible.
Albert Cai, CEO of Harmontronics, mentioned, “When it comes to fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, everyone has a role to play. Harmontronics has extensive experience in medical device automation, and we are making an effort to provide more mask automation systems to Chinese and overseas markets. We are very excited to announce our partnership with Eclipse Automation to supply N95/KN95 respirator mask production lines to the North American market, in helping to fight the mask shortage crisis in North America. This partnership combines Harmontronics intelligent automated machine designing and building with Eclipse’s automation expertise to localize the equipment and to help local customers for production ramp-up.”
The automation system used to work with North American companies to customize the system for their exact needs and support bash for various respirator designs. The system will be established and put into operation at Eclipse in Cambridge, Ontario, within four weeks.