Cambridge, ON – January 23rd, 2019: With five buildings just off highway 401 in Cambridge, Ontario’s industrial district,   Eclipse Automation, announced its next expansion phase into Rock Hill, South Carolina. As a provider of automated systems for a variety of industries, Eclipse is no stranger to the United States with two other locations. Eclipse can also service its customers globally through the formal collaboration of the Smart Automation Group in Europe and Southeast Asia. Strategic locations and partnerships allow Eclipse to support their customers with solutions and manufacturing strategies that are unique to the industry.

Set to open in March 2019, the $4.6 million investment at 1510 Cedar Line Drive in Rock Hill, S.C. is a sizeable 57,000 square-foot facility. It is projected to create 90 new jobs over the next five years in South Carolina alone and will also generate many career opportunities at the home office in Cambridge.

“The Rock Hill facility is the perfect location to support our long-term growth plan and ongoing commitment to our customers,” mentions President and CEO, Steve Mai, “Eclipse is focused on delivering innovative automated solutions worldwide, and we believe that South Carolina has an impressive reputation in quality manufacturing and developing skilled resources. Both will provide a solid foundation for success at our new location.”

Exercising their know-how and expertise in the world of automation, Eclipse delivers flexible solutions that are completely scalable to accommodate product and investment plans for their customers. Eclipse looks forward to this next phase of expansion in South Carolina to deliver outstanding work in the eastern United States.

About Eclipse Automation:

Eclipse Automation is a leading supplier of custom automated manufacturing equipment for the life sciences, energy, transportation, mining, telecommunications and nuclear industries. With locations in Canada and the United States, Eclipse Automation delivers state-of-the-art solutions through automation technology and project experience. For 2018, the organization ranked No. 206 as one of Canada’s fastest-growing companies by Canadian Business magazine and for the fourth consecutive year was named as one of Canada’s Best-Managed Companies for overall business performance by Deloitte’s Canada’s Best Managed Companies program.


For more information:

Maria F. Bernardou
Marketing Communications Lead
Phone: +1 (519) 620-1906 ext. 731
Fax: +1 (519) 620-2015

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