Laird Technologies to Attend MODEX 2012SM Trade Show

Company to Exhibit Radio Remote Control Solutions for Industrial and Material Handling Applications


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St. Louis, Missouri, USA – January 25, 2012 – Laird Technologies, Inc., a global leader in the design and supply of customized performance-critical components and systems for advanced electronics and wireless products, today announced it will be attending the MODEX 2012SM trade show. The event will be held at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia, February 6-9, 2012. Laird Technologies can be found at booth #3923. 

Cattron, a unit of Laird Technologies, will exhibit its complete line of radio remote control solutions for industrial and material handling applications. The company will also be previewing its new CANbus system and LRC-S controller. The CANbus system consists of a radio remote control receiver designed for industrial vehicle and machine applications. It incorporates a wireless gateway between the communications bus on the vehicle or machine and includes a variety of radio remote control transmitter units. 

The LRC-S is a versatile radio controller designed for cranes, lifting equipment, and machines. It features advanced dual-processor electronics protected in an ergonomic and robust housing that meets the heavy-duty demands of industrial environments. 

“The MODEX 2012SM trade show is an event that focuses on material handling technology, i.e., overhead cranes, AGVs, racking, pallets, storage, etc.,” said Daniel J. Mihalcak, Vice President of Sales, Wireless Automation and Control Solutions. “It affords us an opportunity to display our vast line of radio control products while directly interacting with a wide base of existing, new, and potential customers who are interested in material handling and industrial application solutions.” 

MODEX 2012SM is the industry's newest exposition for the manufacturing, distribution and supply chain industries; featuring the best solutions and innovations the industry has to offer. The event presents attendees with the opportunity to interact with over 500 world-class suppliers, and to connect and network with industry peers while learning the latest trends and technologies from leading experts. 

Laird Technologies has assembled the most comprehensive collection of radio remote control brands for material handling equipment, mobile equipment, and virtually any equipment where the operator can be moved to a safer, more efficient location. With 65 years of radio frequency (RF) and industrial wireless remote control experience, the company has approximately 7,000 customers with a total installed base of over 150,000 wireless remote control systems throughout the world. To learn more about remote control technology from technical experts in person, stop by the Laird Technologies booth. 


About Laird Technologies, Inc.

Laird Technologies designs and manufactures customized, performance-critical products for wireless and other advanced electronics applications.

The company is a global market leader in the design and supply of electromagnetic interference (EMI) shielding, thermal management products, specialty metal products, signal integrity components, and antenna solutions, as well as radio frequency (RF) modules and wireless remote controls and systems.

Custom products are supplied to all sectors of the electronics industry including the handset, telecommunications, data transfer and information technology, automotive, aerospace, defense, consumer, medical, mining, railroad and industrial markets.

Laird Technologies, a unit of Laird PLC, employs over 12,000 employees in more than 49 facilities located in 16 countries.


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