Renishaw Inc.

1001 Wesemann Drive

West Dundee, IL 60118 US


A Message from Renishaw Inc.

Company Profile

Renishaw a world leader in engineering technologies, Renishaw supplies products for applications as diverse as metrology, raman spectroscopy, motion control, machine tool automation, calibration, co-ordinate measurement, gauging, fixtures, CAD/CAM dentistry, additive manufacturing, stereotactic neurosurgery and molecular diagnostics.

Renishaw is a world leading Metrology Company. With our highly experienced team, we are confidently driving our future growth through innovative and patented products and processes, efficient, high-quality manufacturing and the ability to provide local support in our expanding global markets.

MACHINE TOOL PROBE SYSTEMS Sensors and software for computer numerically controlled (CNC) metal cutting machine tools that allow the automation of setting and on-machine measurement operations, leading to more productivity from existing machines and reductions in scrap and rework.

As Seen In Production Machining

Renishaw RenAM 500M

Additive Manufacturing System for Serialized Production
Eastec 2017: Renishaw's RenAM 500M additive manufacturing system is suitable for serialized production of metal components.

PMTS Knowledge Center: Improving Productivity in the Job Shop
On April 26 at 3 p.m., Renishaw’s veteran industry expert, Dan Skulan, will present the advantages of adopting automated ways to control process variation and introduce the company’s Productive Process Pyramid approach to process control at PMTS 2017.

Renishaw Inc.’s New Facility Includes Additive Solutions
Renishaw readies for continued growth in North America with new multipurpose facility that includes headquarters, warehousing, distribution, as well as a Solutions Center to advance the development of additive manufacturing.

Additive System Designed for Serialized Production
Designed and engineered with serialized production in mind, the RenAM 500M additive manufacturing system builds complex metallic components directly from CAD using metal powder bed fusion technology.

New Renishaw Facility – Headquarters and More
Renishaw Inc. is preparing to move into a new 133,000-square-foot facility that will act as the company’s new North American headquarters and will provide space for product development, testing, warehousing, and distribution.

Keeping Track of Machine Movement
Renishaw Inc. has introduced a new multi-axis calibrator that provides a laser system using an optical roll measurement and a fiber optical launch system. It’s a portable and compact unit that reduces heat at the source of measurement.

North American Advancement and Expansion at Renishaw
Howard Salt is the new company president. The company is also completing a new technology center to serve the automotive market and other industries, set to break ground in early 2017 in Michigan.

Improve Quality with Probing
The right probing system can go a long way in optimizing on-machine measurement while reducing cycle times and cutting production costs.

Renishaw Lends Support in America’s Cup Event
Renishaw is showing its ongoing support for Land Rover BAR, the British challenger for the 35th America’s Cup at the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series in Portsmouth, England, July 22-24.

Renishaw Inspection Plus with SupaTouch software

Machine Tool Probing Software Reduces Measurement Times
Renishaw’s probing software package is designed to automatically optimize on-machine measurement cycles to minimize cycle time and maximize productivity.

Quality Gaging System Cuts Production Costs
With its latest addition of a Renishaw Equator gaging system, High-Tech Enginnering is reaching 100-percent part inspection and zero scrap, which has halved the operator requirements and has reduced part production costs by 27 percent.

Renishaw Breaks Ground on New Office and Facility near Chicago
The new 133,0000 square-foot facility will consolidate warehouse and office space to strengthen product development and testing and provide a central hub for North American operations.

Primo Twin-Probe System
The Renishaw Primo system is available through a combination of minimal upfront costs, a free, comprehensive training package, and immediate parts replacement in a pay-as-you-go model.

Renishaw Opens Innovation Center in U.K.
Renishaw opened its new 153,000-squarefoot Innovation Center in the U.K.

Renishaw Celebrates Royal Opening
Renishaw recently opened its Innovation Center, giving the company an additional 153,000 square feet of space to house the R&D and corporate services staff, as well as demonstration, training and conference facilities.

DIY Training
The Additive Manufacturing Division at Renishaw Inc. is picking up the training gauntlet with an internal program called the Applications Academy.

How to Choose and Use Styli
The variety of probe applications on machine tools, CMMs, comparative gages and portable arms makes correct selection of styli usage essential for efficient, reliable and accurate measurement. Here are some key points that can be helpful in choosing the best measurement solution.

Renishaw Atom

Miniature Optical Encoder Promotes Signal Stability
With a read-head as small as 6.7 × 12.7 × 20.5 mm, Renishaw’s Atom non-contact optical linear and rotary incremental encoder system uses filtering optics with auto gain control (AGC) and auto offset control (AOC) for high signal stability and dirt immunity.

Machine Tool Scanning System
Designed to provide process control opportunities for high-value CNC machine tools, this system incorporates a new generation of on-machine analog scanning technology to allow fast and accurate form and profile data capture from both prismatic and complex 3D components.

Renishaw Equator comparative gaging system Organizer process monitoring software

Monitoring Software for Comparative Gaging System
Renishaw’s Equator comparative gaging system includes its new Organizer process monitoring software.

Product Categories of Renishaw Inc.

Additive Manufacturing Machines for metal parts
Additive Manufacturing Machines—Directed Energy Depostion
Calibration Equipment
Calibration Software
Comparators, Optical & Other
Digitizing/Scanning Systems
Fixturing Systems
Flatness Measuring Equipment
Flaw Detection Equipment
Gages - Digital
Grinding Machines, Surface, Rotary Table
Laser Accessories & Supplies
Laser Measurement Systems
Linear Scales
Maintenance & Repair
On-Machine Probes
Probes, Electromechanical
Quality & Measurement
Quality Documentation Software
Replacement Parts/Repair Parts
Retrofitting, Rebuilding, Remanufacturing Services
Software, Post Processors, Stand-Alone (Sold Independent of CAM System)
Surface Finish Measuring Equipment
Tool Condition Monitoring Systems
Tool Presetters

Trade Names

Equator the versatile gauge
PH20 5-axis touch trigger system
Renishaw Solution Centers