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

Denis Zayia, president, Renishaw Inc.

Renishaw Appoints Denis Zayia to President
Denis Zayia, 33-year industry veteran, is Renishaw's newly appointed president.  

Companies Collaborate to Bring Metal 3D Printing to End Users
The companies are offering joint seminars, workshops and training events to customers that practically demonstrate metal AM production from powder to part, with emphasis placed on throughput and machine productivity.

Laser measurement system

Multi-Axis Calibrator Builds CMM Error Maps in Half a Day
Renishaw's XM-600 laser measurement system communicates with UCC software during the calibration routine, building a CMM error map within half a day.

Apprentices Inspire a New Generation of Engineers
Renishaw recently saw 55 of its apprentices volunteer at MACH 2018 in support of the Education and Development Zone. The initiative involved tours, talks and demonstrations for students aged 11 to 19.

Surface finish measurement probe

SFP2 Probe Increases Surface Finish Measurement Ability
Renishaw’s SFP2 surface finish measurement is powered by five-axis measurement technology and is automatically interchangeable with all other probe options available for Revo. 

Gaging system

Equator 500 System Enables Accurate Gaging Of Larger Parts
Renishaw’s Equator 500 is a larger gaging system that enables the gaging of larger parts, with a working volume of 20” in diameter and up to 16” in height.

GoProbe app

GoProbe App Simplifies Machine Tool Probes and Tool Setters
Renishaw’s GoProbe is an enabling technology designed to make machine tool probes and tool setters easy to use.

Renishaw's Gareth Hankins Awarded IET Achievement Award
Renishaw’s Professor Gareth Hankins has been awarded one of the Institution of Engineering and Technology’s (IET) Achievement Awards. 

Renishaw Appoints William Lee as Chief Executive
Renishaw has appointed William Lee as chief executive as of February 1, 2018, with previous Chief Executive Sir David McMurtry to remain executive chairman with responsibility for group innovation and product strategy.

Companies Collaborate on Secure Digital Manufacturing
Renishaw and Identify3D are collaborating on providing data protection coupled with contractual and manufacturing licensing from design to production on Renishaw AM systems. 

Renishaw-Sponsored Team Finds Formula Student Success
The Cardiff Racing team, sponsored by Renishaw, was recently crowned the first ever UK winners of Formula Student.

UK’s Renishaw Participates in International Women in Engineering Day
The effort is designed to draw attention to how important women are to engineering, career opportunities for women in engineering and to celebrate the accomplishments of women in engineering.

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.

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.

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.

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 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.

Product Categories of Renishaw Inc.

Additive Manufacturing Machines for Metal Parts
Additive Manufacturing Machines—Powder Bed Fusion
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