Automation & Robotics Engineering Services

Innovative automation and robotics engineering solutions for every industry.

At Sterling Engineering, our cross-functional teams of automation and robotics engineers are a valuable asset for numerous top industrial companies. Our knowledgeable professionals collaborate with you to help you achieve increased levels of productivity, automation, and safety. We provide a comprehensive range of automation engineering services, which include application design, continuous project management, diagnostic services, and training.

A Collaborative Approach for Tailored Solutions
We firmly believe in working closely with our clients to ensure the best results. We understand that every industrial ecosystem is different, so we tailor our solutions to your specific needs. Our team of experts will delve deep into your challenges, goals, and workplace culture to create automation and robotics solutions customized to your business.

Automation and Robotics Engineering Industry Highlights

  • Automotive (gas, diesel & electric)
  • Aerospace
  • Pharmaceutical/Medical Device & Diagnostics
  • Consumer Products (electronic & appliance)
  • Energy (solar, battery)
  • Food and Beverage Manufacturers
  • Logistics and Supply Chain
  • Package Manufacturing
  • Plastics Manufacturing
  • Heavy Equipment (agriculture, construction, locomotive, mining, off-road vehicles)
  • Don’t see your industry? Contact us to discuss how we can help you.


End-to-end project delivery or a la carte services support all engineering and manufacturing stages.

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Front-end planning
Capital investment and ROI assessment
Industry and competitive benchmarking
Strategic alignment and management
Business case assessment
Production loading assessment
Site master planning

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Project Management

Assemble cross-functional teams
Custom in-house or offsite solutions
Change management
Project controls
Owner’s representation
Construction management
Bid preparation
Generate project scope documents

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Product Engineering

Product development
Design for manufacturability
Reverse engineering
Materials selection

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Process Engineering

Engineering methodology
Equipment and plant layout
Process automation assessment & optimization
Industrial engineering
Facilities systems
Production line design & integration
Continuous improvement
Manufacturing support & vendor selection

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Equipment Engineering

Automated test systems
Robotic work cell systems
Customized equipment design
Assembly fixtures and tooling
Reverse engineering
Detailing (parts, assemblies, and BOM)
Equipment integration

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Start-Up & Documentation

Facility/utility commissioning
Validation/qualification documentation
Quality system documentation
Document control/CAD data
Safety procedures
Operating/maintenance manuals
Instructional design

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Did you know Sterling also provides workforce solutions for manufacturers?

Sterling Staffing has decades of job placement experience, including working with all types of automation companies. Learn more >

Automation and Robotics Engineering Case Studies

Process Design - Food Manufacturer

A leading manufacturer of specialty desserts had the opportunity to double its revenue without new clients or products. How is this possible? Read on.

Robotic Assembly Line - EV Manufacturer

An EV manufacturer with a new project to automate the assembly of an automotive seat challenged the chief engineer of an automation company. Read on.

Robotic Work Cell - Appliance Manufacturer

An appliance manufacturer hired an automation company to automate the assembly of a new oven design. Read on.

Proven solutions for automation leaders and innovators.

Contact Sterling to access our deep, industry-specific knowledge.

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