Renishaw Inc.

1001 Wesemann Dr.
West Dundee, IL 60118 US


Company Profile

Renishaw is a global company with core skills in measurement, motion control, and precision machining. We develop innovative products that significantly advance our customers' operational performance - from improving manufacturing efficiencies to raising product quality. Our products are used for applications as diverse as machine tool automation, co-ordinate measurement, additive manufacturing, gauging, machine calibration, position feedback, shape memory alloys, and large scale surveying. In all of these areas we aim to be a long-term partner, offering superior products that meet our customers' needs both today and into the future, backed up by responsive, expert technical and commercial support.

As Seen In MoldMaking Technology

An X-Cell Tool and Mold team member sets up a Yasda for lights-out machining.

2019 Leadtime Leader Award Winner: X-Cell Tool and Mold Inc.–The Continuous Drive for Perfection
Continued investment in new technologies and automation has enabled this moldmaker to maintain shorter lead times no matter how large or complex the mold build.

naias stage

Additive Manufacturing Workshop Program at NAIAS
The NAIAS event is drawing major OEM presenters. 

Renishaw metal additive manufacturing

Renishaw and Sandvik Collaborate to Advance Metal AM
  Renishaw has initiated a collaboration with Sandvik Additive Manufacturing to supply the company with high productivity multi-laser RenAM 500Q systems.

Renishaw smart factory illustration

Renishaw Spotlights Process Control and Additive Manufacturing Solutions
Renishaw technologies aimed at helping global partners apply high levels of automation and connectivity to their production processes.

Marpss augmented reality system

Tradeshow Tuesday: On Display at IMTS 2018
Cruise through this week’s slideshow for a peek at some of what will be on display at the upcoming, biennial manufacturing show.

Uddeholm mold halves for a juicer and the juicer

2018 Technology Review and Sourcing Guide: Additive Manufacturing
MoldMaking Technology’s annual Technology Review and Sourcing Guide is an accurate, comprehensive, easy-to-read and easy-to-use use guide for researching today’s technology, equipment, products and services. The year’s latest moldmaking product developments within mold engineering/design, build and maintenance/repair are broken down into 10 sections, including additive manufacturing.

Digilog touch probe from Blum-Novotest

2018 Technology Review and Sourcing Guide: Inspection/Measurement
MoldMaking Technology’s annual Technology Review and Sourcing Guide is an accurate, comprehensive, easy-to-read and easy-to-use use guide for researching today’s technology, equipment, products and services. The year’s latest moldmaking product developments within mold engineering/design, build and maintenance/repair are broken down into 10 sections, including inspection/measurement.

Renishaw’s four-laser metal AM system

Stand-Alone Additive Manufacturing Is a Thing of the Past
Additive manufacturing (AM) is no longer considered a stand-alone technology but is increasingly being integrated in existing manufacturing processes.

plastic part produced by additive manufacturing

Technology Tuesday: Preparing for NPE with Plastics Review
This slideshow has you covered in plastics review with discussion on common plastics problems like sticking and warping. It includes pieces on software analysis for plastic parts, and it even includes a piece on making the most out of used plastic.

mold insert

Vacuum Brazing Meets Additive Manufacturing for Optimized Conformal Cooling
Renishaw and Liechtenstein-based Listemann Technology have joined forces to service moldmakers with the optimum conformal cooling solution. Depending on the application and desired reduction in cycle time, the companies now jointly design and create conformal cooling channels either through vacuum brazing, laser sintering or a combination of both to find the most suitable and cost-efficient design for their customers.

Renishaw’s new facility

Innovation Fest Shows Renishaw Offerings in New North American Headquarters
Renishaw Inc. opened its doors to customers and industry guests last week, putting its new North American headquarters on display and featuring its Solutions Center designed to advance the development of additive manufacturing.

Renishaw was a sponsor of the Cardiff Racing team Formula Student car.

A Racing Car Named Gwyneth Helps Teach UK Students about Manufacturing
Since making workforce development a special focus for MMT, I’m learning about so many more supplier companies that are blazing trails, in various ways, to engage the next generation of mechanical engineers. One of them is Renishaw.

YG-1 TitanoxPower end mills

Technology Showcase: On Display at EMO 2017
EMO is a large, international metalworking tradeshow with thousands of exhibitors. Check out the slideshow to see what will be on display!

Renishaw's Equator flexible gage

Flexible Gage Software Integrates with CNC Machine Tools
EMO 2017: Renishaw will exhibit its software for the Equator flexible gauge, which allows users to fully integrate the system with CNC machine tools, its contact scanning system for CNC machine tools, its on-machine and mobile apps which are designed to simplify the use of machine tool probing, an enhanced non-contact tool setter for machining centers, a multi-probe optical interface system, a surface finish probe for coordinate measuring machines, and software that enhances the functionality of Renishaw’s XM-60 multi-axis calibration system.


New Machining Technologies at Hyundai Wia Open House
Hyundai Wia hosted an open house at its Itasca, Illinois, showroom to introduce new offerings in the way of machining technologies, including products from partner companies like Rohm and Renishaw.

MMT Observation: Localizing Customer Service
Just when I thought good customer service had gone the way of the dodo bird, some of the more major supplier companies within our industry are proving me wrong.


Renishaw Readies for Continued Growth in North America
New, multipurpose facility includes headquarters, warehousing, distribution and leading-edge Solutions Center.


SLIDESHOW: Technology Showcase, Inspection and Measurement
Looking to step up your best practices for verification of the molds and parts you manufacture? Check out our slideshow for highlights of some of the latest inspection and measurement equipment introduced in the last year.

verisurf software

SLIDESHOW: Technology Showcase, Inspection and Measurement
No matter what size moldmaking operation you may own or work at, you need inspection and measurement at critical stages of the process to drive efficiencies and profitability. So here are a few of the latest products we’ve heard about that you may also wish to see.

Renishaw RenAM 500M

Metal Additive Manufacturing for Industrial Production
The Renishaw RenAM 500M additive manufacturing system builds metallic components directly from CAD using metal powder-bed fusion technology.

2015 EMO show

Slideshow: EMO 2015
Here are some highlights from this year's event.

Product Categories of Renishaw Inc.

Additive Manufacturing Machines for metal parts
Additive Manufacturing Machines—Directed Energy Depostion
CAD (Computer Aided Design)
CNC Software
Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) Software
Laser Digitizing/Scanning Equipment
Noncontact Measurement Systems
Optical Measuring Systems
Pressure Controls, Sensors, Monitors
Retrofitting Services
Tool Management Systems