Laird to Focus on Safety, Efficiency and Productivity for Industrial Market at USIPA 2013

Laird to Highlight Capabilities as the Only Industrial Remote Control Manufacturer with a Branch in Brazil

Laird, a global technology company, announced it will be participating at the USIPA show in Ipatinga, Brazil later this month. As a leader in radio remote control products, Laird will showcase solutions that increase safety, efficiency and productivity for the industrial and steel industries. The USIPA Expo will be held July 24-27, 2013 at the Associação Esportiva e Recreativa USIPA convention center. Laird will exhibit at booth #54.

Laird offers a wide variety of products for machine operators in the industrial market. During the USIPA show, Laird will highlight several products including the Patriot 25S15, MKU and the LRC-M1. These remote control products are part of the CattronControl family and are all safety classified along with featuring robust and customizable options and a high return on investment.

“Laird is the only industrial remote control manufacturer with a location in Brazil, which allows us to offer top-notch sales support both before and after the sale,” said Mauricio R. Julio, Laird account manager. “Our products focus on improving safety, efficiency and productivity for machine operators and attending USIPA allows us to showcase our solutions to local customers.”

In addition to remote control products, solutions on display will include the Laser Collision Avoidance Systems - LCAS, which protects cranes and hoists from contact with other equipment or end walls. The SCU32, a stationary radio remote control transmitter, will be introduced to the Brazilian market at USIPA. The redundant hardware and software architecture provides a safe and reliable radio link for many industrial applications and wireless solutions for cranes, lifting systems and machines.

Julio is also among the various industry experts who will present during the expo. He will speak on Friday, July 26. His presentation titled “The application of remote controls for a safer, more productive operation” will discuss the proper introduction of radio remote controls to guarantee a safer environment for operators with a more productive operation in the heavy industry market.

With world-class engineering and RF expertise, Laird continues to develop technologies and capabilities that make a wirelessly connected world possible. Laird’s Wireless Automation and Control Solutions have helped prevent serious injury while increasing efficiency and productivity by allowing the operator to move to a safer, more efficient location.

Contact Information

For additional information, visit or contact us at:

Wireless Automation and Control Solutions:

United States: +1-724-962-3571

Canada: +1-514-908-1659

Brazil: +55-19-3243-7803

Europe: +44-1-932-247511

South-Africa: +27-11-425-1123

Asia: +86-21-2308-1128


About Laird Technologies, Inc.

Laird Technologies is a global technology company focused on providing components and solutions that protect electronic devices from electromagnetic interference and heat, and that enable connectivity through wireless applications and antenna systems.

Custom products are supplied to all sectors of the electronics industry including the handset, telecommunications, data transfer and information technology, automotive, aerospace, defense, consumer, medical, mining, railroad and industrial markets.

Laird Technologies, a unit of Laird PLC, employs over 9,000 employees in more than 47 facilities located in 16 countries.

Contact information:

Jannette Avila,

Laird Technologies,

3481 Rider Trail South,

Earth City, MO 63045

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Jannette Avila

Marketing Manager

Tel: 636-898-6215

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