HEIDENHAIN Corporation

333 E State Parkway

Schaumburg, IL 60173 US


As Seen In Modern Machine Shop

Heidenhain’s TNC family of machine tool CNC controls as data hubs.

Get Ready for Connected Machining by Preparing Your CNC Units for the Network
Priming and prepping your CNC machines to be connected to a network for monitoring is time well spent. The next step is choosing a machine-monitoring system that is the “right size” for your shop.

Heidenhain CNC Pilot 640 lathe control

Lathe CNC Adds Features for Safety, Usability
Heidenhain has released upgrades to the CNC Pilot 640 lathe control.

Heidenhain StateMonitor software

Heidenhain Digitally Connects Machines from Many Builders
To showcase the new age of digital manufacturing, Heidenhain is using its control systems to connect equipment from many machine tool builders throughout McCormick Place to its booth in the Lakeside Center.

David Doyle

Heidenhain Appoints New CEO
Heidenhain recently appointed David Doyle as the company’s CEO following the retirement of current CEO Rick Korte in October 2018.

Heidenhain will display its Connected Machining systems at IMTS 2018.

Various Motion Control Systems and Software On Display
IMTS 2018: Heidenhain offers motion control components and systems that can connect equipment from many machine tool builders.

Heidenhain ND 5023 digital readout

Digital Readout Improves Readability, Eases Installation
Heidenhain’s ND 5023 digital readout (DRO) is designed for use with manually-operated machine tools.

Heidenhain Acu-Rite DRO

DROs Offer Useful Software Features
Heidenhain’s Acu-Rite brand has released a line of three digital readouts (DROs) with software features and hardware for milling, turning, grinding and boring applications

scene from IMTS 2016

Manufacturing News of Note: March 2018
IMTS 2018 opens registration, partnership enables remote access to CNCs, and other industry news.

Heidenhain rotary encoders

Rotary Encoders Improve Robot Absolute Position Accuracy
Heidenhain introduces encoders designed specifically for the requirements of the robotics, medical and drive technology industries.

Heidenhain Open Mind partnership

Heidenhain, Open Mind Partner to Connect CAM Simulator, CNCs
Open Mind’s Connected Machining module will enable networked Heidenhain TNC controls to be run from remote locations.

StateMonitor from Heidenhain

Monitoring System Connects Control with PCs, Mobile Devices
Heidenhain Corp.’s StateMonitor connects the company’s TNC controls with PC systems to enable users to view data and evaluate control processes remotely and in real-time.

shop floor personnel

Control Beyond CAM Unlocks Five-Axis Potential
Capabilities native to the CNC can facilitate levels of performance that would be impossible to achieve by relying solely on post processed part programs.

Responding to Growth, Heidenhain Appoints New Management
The changes come as the company establishes a more significant West Coast sales and support presence.

Heidenhain Acquires AMO
AMO’s precision feedback encoder products will expand Heidenhain’s motion control offerings.

Heidenhain-Specto ST 3087 RC

Gage Enables Accurate In-Process Measurement
The Heidenhain-Specto ST 3087 RC gage has a special housing for in-process measurements.

ironless motor drawing

Understanding Direct-Drive Technology in Machine Tools
Today’s electric motors and electronic control systems offer important benefits.

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’s CNC Leaves a Mark
When the prototyping process wasn't able to keep pace with creativity, installing a Heidenhain CNC on this manufacturer's Webb milling machine enabled faster machining, prototyping for this tattoo-machine developer.

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.

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