About Us

Direct Automation Inc.

Why Us?

Our goal is to provide superior service to our customers . . .
Whether your automation project is large or small, Direct Automation is eager to help.  We are committed to making your program a success.

  • Reduce Your Production Expenses with Creative Solutions
  • Deliver Your Machine/System on Time
  • Offer a Competitive Price
  • Produce a Quality Machine that Meets or Exceeds Your Performance Requirements
  • Provide On-Going Support

Exceptional Quality

Direct Automation’s team has a strong automation background and is current with today’s latest technological advances.  We have experience in a wide range of applications across diverse industries.  With over three decades of building experience, we can produce large multi-station machines and systems, single station modules as well as fixturing and prototypes.  We will evaluate and match your machine application with the most advantageous cost-effective design.

Direct Automation has earned a reputation as a provider of well-engineered and highly reliable custom automation equipment.  We have been successfully providing machinery to our customers for many years, building long-term relationships.  Many our orders are from repeat customers, attesting to the quality of our products and services.

We provide our customers with user friendly tools to enhance the automated equipment they are purchasing including:

  • Custom HMI Screens with Scrolling Equipment Status Messages
  • Custom PLC Programming and Electrical Controls
  • Documentation Package that includes Bill of Materials, Layouts, Electrical and Pneumatic Schematics, and Operating Instructions

On-Time Delivery

Our team has a proven track record of on-time delivery.  We incorporate a streamline approach, giving us the ability to delivery projects faster.  Through creative thinking we generate uncomplicated designs, making it easier to manufacture, assemble and maintain.  You will find us very attentive and responsive to your needs while maintaining strict product confidentiality.

All mechanical, electrical and pneumatic designs are done in-house.  Our in-house machining and fabrication department allows us to provide all custom components for your equipment without the use of outside sources.

We Offer a Convenient Midwest Location

Direct Automation is in the metro Chicago area of Illinois, providing a central location that is easily accessible from practically anywhere in North America. We are a short 50-minute drive from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport providing a convenient access for our customers.

Our 12,000 square foot engineering, manufacturing and assembly facility can provide everything from single automated machines to complete production lines.

Contact us for custom assembly and testing automation that’s built to last – we want to be your automation source.