Industry Sectors: TQC experience in the Automotive Sector

The automotive industry sector uses a large range of assembly and test automation equipment and TQC have been supplying solutions to this sector for many years.  TQC have supplied systems directly to leading vehicle manufacturing companies and to many 1st, 2nd and 3rd tier suppliers.  In general the equipment needs to employ poke yoke or no-fault forward logic so that any product produced is 100% correct and can be safely fitted to a vehicle.

Generally equipment supplied into the Automotive sector is arranged like so -

  • single machines with local bins and parts storage for batch production of parts.
  • production cells for single piece part production (single piece flow)
  • production lines for fully automatic production

Equipment supplied by TQC includes leak testing systems for various engine components such as engine blocks, cylinder heads, cam covers, clutch cases, gearbox housings, basically TQC have tested most items under the bonnet that are required to be leak tested.  Other equipment supplied to the automotive industry sector includes assembly and function testing machines for sensors, switches, actuators, automotive trim components and interior parts and modules.

automotive parts handled by TQC

To see what equipment we have supplied into the automotive industry sector please explore our case studies.

To find out more about how we can help your industry sector with leak testing, assembly automation and special machine design and manufacture:

We build all machines in-house, applying our 25+ years experience in specialised test and automated handling machines to the engineering projects we undertake. We offer customer support, backup and service call-out for all projects, whatever the size.

Get in touch with us to discuss your requirements and we will be happy to offer our professional advice and visit you at your site.

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