Ideal Automation, LLC
Your "IDEAL" source for automation solutions
Glenn Robinson Owner
Glenn graduated from the University of Kentucky in 1980 with a bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering. Prior to joining Ideal Tool, he spent 13 years in manufacturing working as a robotics engineer for Nissan Motor Mfg. and as a controls engineer for Philips Lighting Co. In May 2003, Glenn formed Ideal Automation as a separate entity specializing in machine design, controls, and systems integration. Over the years he has accumulated a wide array of experience with multiple control systems including PLCs, HMIs, machine vision systems, robotics, and servo and stepper motion controls.
Robert Francis Controls Engineer / Programmer
Robert graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering degree in 1993. Since that time he has worked as an electrical controls designer and programmer for TI Automotive and Interlake Mecalux. He joined the Ideal Automation staff in October 2010 as a controls engineer and programmer. Robert brings a wealth of experience in multiple PLC platforms, as well as touch screens, machine vision, and servo drives.
Nathan Robinson Mechanical Designer
Nathan graduated from Eastern Kentucky University with a degree in Computer Electronic Networking in 2005. He began working for Ideal Automation immediately afterward as a programmer. In the beginning of 2007, he became a mechanical designer, which he has done until the present. He is a certified Solidworks Professional and is the primary mechanical designer for Ideal Automation.
Kevin House Automation Technician / Programmer
Kevin came to Ideal Automation in 2007 after 10 years working as a maintenance technician for several local factories. In addition to an extensive mechanical background, Kevin is also proficient in programming Omron, A/B, and Automation Direct PLCs, touch screens, as well as Fanuc, Motoman, and Denso robots.
490 Blue Sky Parkway, Lexington, KY 40509
Phone: 859-514-2329 Fax:859-514-2343
Webmaster: Nathan Robinson