HEIDENHAIN Corporation

333 E State Parkway

Schaumburg, IL 60173 US


As Seen In Modern Machine Shop

Heidenhain’s TNC 620 contouring control

Touch Screen Controls Speed, Simplify Navigation
Heidenhain’s TNC 620 contouring controls now include touchscreen technology designed to enable operators to navigate quickly and intuitively through lists, programs, tables and other content via kinetic scrolling. 

prototype rotary tattoo machine

Milling Machine Control System Leaves a Mark on Tattoo-Machine Developer
When the prototyping process wasn't able to keep pace with creativity, applying Heidenhain's Acu-Rite MillPwr G2 control on this tattoo machine designer's Webb milling machine enabled faster prototyping.

David Doyle of Heidenhain

Heidenhain Appoints New President, Managing Director
David Doyle now has responsibility for the corporation’s operations in the United States, Canada and Mexico.

crew with large workpiece

Volumetric Compensation for Aerospace Applications
Präwest needed to improve machine tool accuracy. Etalon's LaseTracer-NC and KinematicsComp from Heidenhain enabled the shop to make dimensionally accurate workpieces without readjustments.

Heidenhain Announces New Distributor in Texas
Lighthouse Global Energy distributes Heidenhain’s Leine & Linde encoders to serve the wind energy and oil and gas industries.

Heidenhain ECI 4000/EBI 4000

Rotary Encoders Couple Motor Feedback Systems to Torque Motors
Heidenhain supplements its line of inductive position encoders with the ECI 4000/EBI 4000 rotary encoder series.

Heidenhain Launches Touch Probe Rapid Repair Service Program
The program is intended to cut turnaround for certain probe assemblies.


Heidenhain Redesigns Website
The new website is said to enable machine builders and end users to search for parts more easily.

DRO Measures 2D Geometrical Features
Heidenhain’s Quadra-Chek 3000 digital readout (DRO) features an evaluation electronics box designed for measuring 2D geometrical features quickly and easily.

Heidenhain PWT 100

Encoder Inspection Device Supports Multiple Serial Interfaces
Heidenhain’s PWT 100 is a compact, stand-alone inspection device used for checking the function and adjustment of the company’s encoders.

Heidenhain TNC 640

Turn-Mill CNC Enables CAD Visualization, Interpolation Turning
Heidenhain’s TNC 640 turn-mill CNC enables interpolation turning and gear hobbing for machining large parts, such as those required for power plants.

Improving a Popular Mill-Turn Control
Gear hobbing capabilities, enhanced graphics and the ability to perform interpolation turning have been added to this well-known mill-turn control.

Heidenhain Lida 400

Linear Encoder Protects Against Scale Contamination
Heidenhain’s redesigned Lida 400 series exposed linear encoders are designed for coordinate measuring machines (CMMs), linear motion stages, wafer inspection, waterjet cutting and other applications.

Daniel Miller of Heidenhain

Control Capabilities Often Go Unused
The value of some control capabilities don’t become apparent until they are seen in use. Heidenhain supports its CNC users with a new Chicago-area training facility.

David Doyle of Heidenhain

Heidenhain Hires VP of Sales and Marketing, North America
David Doyle has over 25 years of management experience.

Heidenhain Joins MCMA
The company has already posted several technical case studies and papers to the Motion Control & Motor Association’s website.

Know Your Control
A new training center will enable Heidenhain to support its CNC users by ensuring that they are aware of all that the control can do. The value of some control capabilities don’t become apparent until they are seen in use.

Heidenhain Opens Five-Axis Machining Lab
The on-site lab will serve customers in terms of training as well as demonstration.

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The CNC as Nerve Center
In the move to data-driven manufacturing, communication and data transfer have to be possible in all directions. The machine control is a sort of "hub" in the manufacturing environment.

Leine & Linde PSE and PHE 900 rotary encoders

Rotary Encoders Employ EtherCAT Technology
The Leine & Linde PSE and PHE 900 series of rotary encoders, available from Heidenhain, are designed for heavy-duty applications and are now available with an EtherCAT interface option.

Product Categories of HEIDENHAIN Corporation

Calibration Equipment
Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Software (Sold Independent of Hardware)
Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Units
Digital Readout (DRO) Units
Digitizing/Scanning Systems
Flatness Measuring Equipment
Handwheels, Knobs, Cranks, etc.
Laser Measurement Systems
Lifting & Positioning Equipment
Linear Scales
Non-Servo Electric Motors (Including Spindles, Drive Units, & Power Feeds)
Probes, Electromechanical
Programmable Logic Controls (PLC)
Retrofitting, Rebuilding, Remanufacturing Services
Roundness Measuring Equipment
Tool Condition Monitoring Systems
Tool Presetters
Vision Systems

Trade Names

Double Ball Bar
EnDat 2.2
Evaluation Software
Grid Plate
Manual Plus M