Bartec Auto ID Limited, based in the UK are the world leader in TPMS reading systems and have developed a number of leading-edge Radio Frequency Identification Device (RFID) reader and barcode reader systems for major organisations. The company has a unique range of portable and fixed TPM reader systems covering all plant level applications from initial TPM testing to Production line and Rework reading. These are proven systems having been implemented in Renault, Nissan and Daimler-Chrysler. The company delivers TPM systems worldwide in conjunction with Dominion Technologies Inc.
The company also has unique RFID technology for Tire Identification applications and is working with Smartronics Ltd and the tire manufacturing industry to enable the use of RFID in commercial vehicle tires.
Dominion Technologies. Our partner in North America is based in Michigan with operations in the North and South American, Europe and Asian markets. Dominion is organised and resourced to work quickly and effectively with our customers.
Specialists in the trim, chassis and final assembly areas of the automotive industry they have a market leading position in the provision of wheel and tire assembly equipment and systems and have extensive systems integration experience in all of the major car manufacturers.
Schrader Electronics, headquartered in Antrim, Northern Ireland, is the industry leader in designing and manufacturing radio frequency-based Remote Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems (RTPMS). Its technology uses the latest in wireless technology to transmit tire pressure status and monitor proper inflation through a central receiver for display on a car’s instrument panel.
Schrader Electronics’ remote tire pressure monitoring systems can be found as standard equipment on the Chevrolet Corvette, Cadillac Seville, Cadillac Deville, Plymouth Prowler, Renault Laguna II, and the new Peugeot 607. The company is also the approved supplier for these systems to General Motors, Daimler Chrysler, Nissan, Renault, and PSA.
Siemens Automation & Drives is a business partner of Bartec Auto ID Ltd and Bartec Systems in Europe working on systems integration projects in Warehousing and Materials Management systems for suppliers to many industries including the Automotive Industry. Siemens is a world leader in Automotive systems.
Notably, the businesses have been responsible for the provision of the Business and Manufacturing Shop Floor systems of Schrader Electronics at their Antrim plant. The partnership extends to a joint venture E-Commerce business and the management of the Siemens Technology Centre both sited at Bartec Auto IDs UK offices.
Smartronics Limited has been a business partner of Bartec Auto ID Limited since 1999 working on the tracking of Commercial vehicle tires from cradle to grave using RFID tags. The company is based in Bath, England and has developed working partnerships with Michelin and ATS the market leading tire distributor in the UK.
Bartec Auto ID Limited have developed a specialist portable RFID tag reader capable of reading low frequency passive tags through the tire wall of even the largest Commercial vehicle tires. This is expected to hold benefits for tracking tires in the manufacturing process (Remould raw materials, WIP, Finished Goods tires) and also out in distribution and with the vehicle operators.