In the powertrain industry, ATS is widely recognized as a trusted name in automation axle assembly and test—for both big and small products and volumes.

Complete systems

ATS provides the complete axle assembly and test system for all axle types that exist in automotive today. ATS has even built a transmission assembly for a 2 megawatt wind turbine.The keys to success in axle assembly are knowing the product, knowing the process, years of lessons learned, and listening to the customer. These are where we shine.

Additional Capabilities

Additional capabilities include:

  • Assembly gauging
  • Automatic station solutions
  • Semi automatic stations with manual interface
  • Ergonomically designed manual stations
  • System-wide data collection
  • Conveyance utilizing power and free conveyors
  • Palletized conveyor systems


Some of our automation systems for testing include:

  • Leak Testing
  • Ultra low consumable paint application for Gear mesh quality inspection
  • Automatic vision detection gear pattern acceptance/reject (Photogrammetric Pattern Reader)
  • Axle end of line testing
  • Axle NVH (Noise Vibration Harshness)
  • Axle balancing


We support all of our automation systems with integration and installation worldwide using ATS facilities and external third-party suppliers.

Additional Information

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