CR Automation is transforming the way industrial businesses operate. We enable industry to become cleaner, safer, sustainable and energy efficient, while remaining competitive and profitable.
From discrete machines through to large green field turnkey industrial installations, our clients enjoy cost-effective, fit for purpose, future-proofed systems, delivered on time, to specification and budget.
Contact us to discover how automation solutions can transform your business.
Regardless of the industry we serve, we thrive on a challenge. Almost any process can be automated. It’s a matter of coming up with creative, innovative ideas and delivering them as robust and reliable solutions.
We pride ourselves on our close relationships with our customers. Our goals for every project is to reduce costs, improve reliability, increase production capacity, and improve the health, safety and well-being of your workforce.
In 2016 we expanded our automation company to include mechatronics, establishing the CR Automation Mechatronics team. This team brings new skills in mechanical design, project management, robotics, automation and electrical engineering.
CR Automation has a multi-disciplined engineering team of electrical and mechanical designers who design solutions which comply with NZ standards including the AS/NZS4024 (machine safety). We also have TÜV Nord Certified Machine Safety Experts (CSME) who provide machine safety assessments and validation of safety systems. Our team can also design, install and commission machine safety systems designed and installed to AS/NZS4024, AS60204, IEC62061, IEC61508, ISO13849-1 and 2.
Our qualified automation engineers can engineer complete solutions through the lifecycle of design, functional description, software development, acceptance testing and commissioning. CR Automation is a market leader in post-harvest fruit handling systems and has developed a range of products including produce infeed, washers, water filtration systems and end of line palletising. In addition, the team at CR Automation have a wide range of industry experience having completed projects in wine, dairy, food & beverage, material-handling, timber, water infrastructure and general manufacturing throughout New Zealand and abroad.