PickBot Robot Solutions
Vision Solutions Mold Vision Protection

Technology to
improve productivity

Better. Faster. Smarter.


See our new PickBot at the IMTS Show in Chicago starting September 10th | Booth 134890, East Building – Level 3.

Chicago Electric is a world-class system integrator offering leading technology, comprehensive capability, and extensive experience.

We are in the business of making our customers’ manufacturing better…faster..smarter!

  • Leading technology
  • Comprehensive capability
  • Extensive experience

our solutions



With over 3,000 installations nationwide, Chicago Electric system solutions are found in a broad range of industries with special emphasis in corrugated containers, plastic processing, packaging, building materials, and consumer products.



Chicago Electric has experience in the application of many automation technologies including Drives, PLC’s, HMI, Motion Control, Vision, Robotics, and SCADA.  We are experts in combining these components to create custom solutions for our customers.



Chicago Electric is an authorized integration Partner with the leading global suppliers of automation components including Rockwell/Allen-Bradley, Yaskawa, ABB, Motoman, Cognex, Omron, Keyence and Wonderware.

what Chicago Electric offers

Leading technology

With an emphasis on Drives, PLCs, HMI, SCADA, Motion Control, Robotics and Vision, Chicago Electric is aligned with global manufacturers of automation products.

Comprehensive capability

Offering products, systems, and complete machine solutions for automation, Chicago Electric services include: design, engineering, panel assembly, programming, testing, mechanical fabrication, installation, startup, and field service.

Extensive experience

With over 2,000 installations nationwide, Chicago Electric systems are found in a broad range of industries with special emphasis on paper converting, plastic processing, corrugated containers, and factory floor reporting.

The professional standard of Chicago Electric includes our UL Listed 508A Industrial Control Panel facility, our membership in the Control Systems Integrators Association, status as a Rockwell Automation Recognized System Integrator and member of the Vision and Robotics Associations.

About Chicago Electric

Chicago Electric offers automation systems, products and complete machine solutions to improve productivity. Our experience with a broad range of control platforms, systems and products means we can provide the ideal automation solution that fits your application requirements.

Founded in 1910, Chicago Electric has always been a leader in drive and control technology for industry. Still family owned, we are proud of our long heritage of quality workmanship and outstanding customer service. All of our systems are comprised from standard components from renowned automation manufactures. With thousands of systems installed worldwide, Chicago Electric has the knowledge and experience to make our customers more productive.

Our Recent News

Back from a Month in Germany
November 2020

Chicago Electric’s Controls & Field Engineer, Kaleb Mertz just got back from a month in Germany at BHS Intralogistics GmbH. He was excited to be part of bringing this autonomous technology to the US and developing further solutions alongside the team there. Kaleb threw this little summary together on the plane. Enjoy!

Chicago Electric Moves to Larger Facility
November 2020


Chicago Electric Sales Inc. is pleased to announce a move to a larger facility to support the growth of business. The 46,000 sq. ft. building in Hanover Park, Illinois is three times the size of the current location, and will support new initiatives in robotics and logistics, as well as traditional business of Corrugating Industry Upgrades and Automation Systems.

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490 Tower Blvd.
Carol Stream, IL 60188


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