It all began in 1992 when William (Bill) Dick was in the process of expanding his portfolio of companies he was representing as an independent manufacturers sales representative in the state of Michigan. Bill came across mk North America, Inc. (mk Automation Engineering, as it was called in 1992) in the Thomas Register. Bill had been hoping to add a conveyor manufacturer to his line, and met with the sales manager at the time. The rest as they say is history.
When Bill and I spoke he remembered fondly how small mk was back in the early 90s with “just three or so conveyor models” – a belt conveyor, a chain conveyor and a timing belt conveyor.
Bill continued to represent mk North America through 2019, via his company AB Components.
Now offering a more technical, in-depth experience for engineers.
From PRWeb June 12, 2019
Leading conveyor system designer and manufacturer, mk North America, has announced the launch of an all new website, mkversamove.com, dedicated to its VersaMove pallet-handling conveyor line. The new site is tailored to the needs of engineers and is designed to make it easier for them to locate technical data, find drawings and request a quote.
Deanna (Dee) Ridgway joined mk North America, Inc. in January 2019 as Manager of Human Resources and Accounting.
“I’m delighted to announce that Dee Ridgway has joined mk North America. With a Human Resources, Payroll and Accounting skill set, Dee brings both strong formal education and practical hands-on experience to this important leadership role. With Dee joining our management team, I am confident that we have added an important individual that will assist in growing the company, while ensuring that we remain true to our human resource policies, programs, and practices.” – Andreas Haussmann, President.
MK NORTH AMERICA INTRODUCES CAD360! CONVEYOR MODELING TOOL
New comprehensive tool increases speed and eases CAD design of customized conveyor systems.
Bloomfield, Conn. –Leading conveyor system designer and manufacturer mk North America has announced the official release of a new online conveyor modeling tool,CAD360!, that makes it faster and easier than ever to design and share custom designed conveyor systems.