Bimba, a developer of actuation technology, announced the acquisition of Intek Products of Warrendale, Pennsylvania. Founded in 1999, Intek develops mechanical automation products and solutions for both single-axis and multi-axis coordinated electric motion. Intek’s products are used for linear positioning, robotic applications, pick & place mechanisms and gantry systems.

“This acquisition will significantly enhance Bimba’s electric actuator offering and extend our commitment to offer our customers a choice of complete pneumatic, hydraulic and electric motion options,” Bimba President Pat Ormsby said in the announcement.

Bimba Manufacturing brands include TRD, Mead, MFD, Pneumadyne and Acro.

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