SOURCE: Barrett Technology, Inc.

Barrett Technology, Inc.

May 25, 2011 12:03 ET

Barrett Technology, Inc. and Leeman China Forge Strategic Partnership

CAMBRIDGE, MA and BEIJING--(Marketwire - May 25, 2011) - Barrett Technology, the world leader in advanced robotic manipulators, and Leeman China, the leading supplier of mobile platforms in China, have announced a strategic partnership covering all of China and Hong Kong.

For over twenty years, Leeman China has demonstrated exemplary sales and service of technologically sophisticated systems including spectrometers, robotic systems, and reactors in a variety of vertical market segments such as metals, pharmaceuticals, environmental management, oil, and gas. In robotic systems, Leeman is responsible for placing nearly 250 mobile robotic platforms throughout China. Their clients range from leading university research laboratories to some of China's largest corporations and government agencies. The company is led by President Linyu Huang, and employs over eighty people with a staff of highly-trained engineers. Leeman China has regional offices in five major cities throughout China: Beijing, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Shanghai, and Shenyang.

According to Leeman President Huang, "The unique strategic alignment between Barrett and Leeman will ensure that customers interested in mobile-manipulation applications will now be able to purchase fully integrated systems from one source. Furthermore we can facilitate upgrades for those existing Leeman customers who already own mobile platforms but now need manipulation capabilities." Wei Wang, product manager of Leeman's robotics division, has nine years of experience at Leeman providing robotics solutions to its valued customer base. Wang adds: "I have seen Barrett's equipment in action, and the performance of Barrett's products is superior to any robotic manipulators available today including the best products from Germany and Japan. Therefore, I am delighted to support Barrett's products."

Leeman China is committed to furthering the goals of advanced technology by ensuring that their customers have the world's best robotic systems. Bill Townsend, CEO of Barrett Technology, states: "This partnership with Leeman China creates an exceptional opportunity for Barrett to provide solutions in the China market, and we are confident that their organization will help us discover exciting new uses and applications for intelligent robotics in their fast-changing technology landscape."

About Barrett Technology, Inc.
Barrett Technology, Inc. is the technology leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance robotic manipulators for emerging applications requiring superior versatility.

About Leeman China
Leeman China is the leading supplier of high-performance technology products to the top R&D teams in China's rapidly-expanding market.

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact
    Rosanne Kramer
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    For more information on Leeman's robotic products, contact
    Wei Wang
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