Hawk Technology

Recent Projects

Material Handling Robot with Plasma Arc Welding

Material Handling Robot with Plasma Arc Welding

  • Produces 1 part every 12 seconds
  • Intuitive Recipe based programming capabilities
  • 12" full color HMI touch screen
  • Automated infeed and outfeed with vision sensing
  • RIA Compliant
Robotic Welding Cell with Twin Station Head and Tailstocks

Robotic Welding Cell with Twin Station Head and Tailstocks

  • GMAW Welding at 30ipm travel speeds
  • Full color HMI touch screen
  • Intuitive recipe based programming
  • RIA Compliant
  • Cutting edge cable management
  • Detach Jog functionality is standard
Robotic Material Handling Bushing Press

Robotic Material Handling Bushing Press

  • Press forces up to 50,000 lbs
  • Automatically presses 14 bushings per cycle
  • Automatic magazine bushing feeder
  • Automatic bushing arbor tool change
  • Servo controlled bushing press (no hydraulics)
  • Full color HMI w/intuitive recipe based programming
Robotic Weld Cell with Automated Assembly

Robotic Weld Cell with Automated Assembly

  • GMAW Welding up to 500A
  • Servo controlled assembly functions
  • Full color HMI w/intuitive programming
Automated Pull Tester

Automated Pull Tester

  • Provides up to 144,000lbs of pull force
  • Accurately measures stress/strain within +/-.001"
  • Automatic part reject capabilities
  • Automatic data reporting to plant network
Tack Welding Fixture with Hydraulic Clamping

Tack Welding Fixture with Hydraulic Clamping

  • Locates 126 individual pieces
  • 44 hydraulic cylinders with 12 sequences
  • Hawk Technology Ltd Patented tooling ball system
Tack Welding Fixture with Pneumatic Clamping

Tack Welding Fixture with Pneumatic Clamping

  • Powered trunnions with up to 600 ft/lbs of torque
  • Integral backbone to provide outstanding weld access
  • Hardened locators with shimmability
  • Six degrees of freedom accurately for every detail
  • Full 3d parametric concurrent design
Machining Fixture

Machining Fixture

  • Manual clamping
  • Fixture keys for accurate location
  • T-Slot table custom manufactured
  • Coolant resistant materials used throughout
  • Designed with vibration dampening
Three arm welding system

Three arm welding system

  • 20 axis welding system
  • 12,000lb capacity
  • 85' of linear track
  • Three welding arcs simultaneously
Machining Fixture

Vision Inspection System

  • 8 lane simultaneous inspection
  • Speeds up to 300 parts per minute each lane
  • Achieved .05% repeatability for inspection
  • Food Grade rated
  • Over 40 installed systems operating worldwide
Vision Inspection System

Vision Inspection System

  • 8 lane simultaneous inspection
  • Speeds up to 300 parts per minute each lane
  • Achieved .05% repeatability for inspection
  • Food Grade rated
  • Over 40 installed systems operating worldwide

MAKING HAWK GREAT AGAIN!

Hawk Technology Ltd, is proud to announce that it is under new ownership.  Joshua Clare in partnership with Lori Westmark have purchased 100% ownership back after selling it in 2012.  Our new leadership team is well established and is determined to MAKE HAWK GREAT AGAIN. [more]

 

Hawk Technology Announces Development of Leadership Team

November 2015, Rock Island, IL - Hawk Technology, Ltd., a leading designer and manufacturer of tooling, fixtures, robotics integration solutions, vision inspection systems, and other customized automated has recently announced the development of a leadership team resulting in several promotions . . . [more]

 

Hawk Technology Celebrates Multi-Million Dollar Expansion Investment

(Quad Cities) – Hawk Technology will host an open house on Thursday October 29, 2015 holding tours
from 1-3 pm, a cocktail hour will start at 2:30 with a beer serving robot, and the ribbon cutting will take
place at 4:00 p.m. Hawk is celebrating its multi-million dollar expansion investment in its facility at 8080
Centennial Expressway in Rock Island. . . . [more]

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Increase Production By 60%

Rock Island, Il, October 2015 - Too good to be true? Recently a national customer was referred to Hawk by ALM Positioners to produce tooling for a positioner being purchased for their assembly line.The customer was working with a manual fixture which added time and labor due to unbolting, moving the fixture and then re-bolting on to a new fixture. Hawk designed and built tooling with a user interface PLC ... [more]

Hawk Technology Joins with ALM Postioners at FABTECH 2015

Rock Island, IL, September, 2015 -- Hawk Technology is pleased to announce that they will be attending FABTECH 2015 and will have staff available in Booth N26049 along with ALM Positioners ... [more]

Hawk Technology Salutes Their 2015 Summer Interns

Rock Island, IL, August, 2015 -- Hawk Technology's intership program this summer was a huge success/ Hawk was founded on innovation and technology, the interns learned what we do, and were also able to bring fresh ideas to our company.. [more]

Hawk Technology Provides Proven Integrated Manufacturing Solutions

Rock Island, IL, May, 2015 -- Hawk Technology provides their customers one source integrated manufacturing solutions. From their standard line of versatile positioners, to high end robotic automation, to low cost machining capabilities. Hawk can help with any manufacturing challenge. [more]

Hawk Technology, Inc. Acquires the Assets of ALM MATERIALS HANDLING, LLC

Rock Island, IL-- Hawk Technology, Inc. ("Hawk") announced today that effective December 31, 2014 it's wholly owned subsidiary ALM Positioners, Inc. acquired the assets of ALM MATERIALS HANDLING, LLC ("ALM"). [more]

Hawk Technology, Inc. Acquires United Craftsmen, Ltd

Rock Island, IL, January 8, 2014, Hawk Technology, Inc. (“Hawk”) announced today that on December 31, 2013, it acquired United Craftsmen, Ltd. (“United Craftsmen”). [more]

Hawk Technology Ltd. Receives 2012 Best of Business Award

PHOENIX, February, 18th 2013, Hawk Technology Ltd. has been selected for the 2012 Best of Business Awardby the Small Business Community. [more]

 

 

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