• Safety

    A Perfect Fit
    For Your Unique

    Safety Guarding projects are approached
    with your specific requirements in mind.
    Selecting from a wide range of safety
    components, accessories, and panel
    material we have the ability to quickly
    design & build the perfect solution for
    your application.
  • Material Handling

    in Motion

    item North America adds value by inte-
    grating material handling capabilities into
    manufacturing structures and workflows
    to create mechanical solutions for your
    application.
  • Machine Building

    The Original
    Machine Building

    item International’s Machine Building
    System has become the international
    standard for manufacturing equipment
    and machine solutions. See how item
    North America has become experts
    designing and building the manufacturing
    machines of tomorrow.
  • Linear Motion

    Simple Linears,
    Simple Solutions

    From light duty to heavy duty, with travel
    of a few inches to over one hundred feet,
    and loads of a few ounces to thousands
    of pounds, item North America’s engineers
    use item’s best-suited components to
    design a mechanical solution for your
    precise application.
  • TPS

    Innovative TPS
    "Stair Landing

    A whole new way to look at your elevated
    workspace, mezzanines, work platforms
    or inspection areas in factories,
    manufacturing facilities, automation cells or
    assembly operations.

Custom Structural Aluminum Framing

Welcome to item North America

item North America utilizes item International’s extruded aluminum framing system to design and build mechanical solutions, including linear motion systems, machine safety guarding and enclosures.  Mechanical structures built with item International’s aluminum extrusions offer a versatile and cost-effective replacement to steel.

By utilizing item International’s Machine Building Kit System of over 300 aluminum framing profiles and thousands of accessories, our no-cost engineering group selects the most appropriate components for your exact application. In-house stock, processing and assembly enable item North America to provide fast turnaround times from design, to construction, to shipment.

We specialize in dynamic applications; designing belt-driven linear actuators with travel from a few inches to over 100 feet. In addition to linear motion systems, we have experience with a wide range of material handling, workbench, safety hard guarding, machine bases, enclosures and structures, and factory automation applications.

By collaborating closely with distributors, end users, and original equipment manufacturers, each extruded aluminum solution we propose is precisely designed utilizing the most appropriate components available.

Upcoming Events

Ohio Safety Congress & Expo

Columbus, Ohio - Booth 338
March 31 - April 2, 2015

Rockwell Automation’s RAOTM

Akron, Ohio
April 1-2, 2015

Michigan Safety Conference

Lansing, Michigan - Booth 307
April 14-15, 2015

The Big M

Detroit, Michigan - Booth 129
June 2-4, 2015

Rockwell Automation’s RAOTM

New Orleans, Louisiana
June 17-18, 2015

Rockwell Automation’s RAOTM

Chattanooga, Tennessee
June 24-25, 2015

Rockwell Automation’s RAOTM

Worcester, Massachusetts
July 1-2, 2015

Rockwell Automation’s RAOTM

Memphis, Tennessee
July 15-16, 2015

Rockwell Automation’s RAOTM

Lynnwood, Washington
August 11-12, 2015

Rockwell Automation’s RAOTM

Phoenix, Arizona
August 19-20, 2015

Rockwell Automation’s RAOTM

Sacramento, California
August 26-27, 2015

Rockwell Automation’s RAOTM

Sandy, Utah
September 2-3, 2015

Rockwell Automation
Automation Fair

Chicago, Illinois
November 18-19, 2015



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