Serapid’s Bob Adams Speaks at STLE 2013

Thursday, May 9, 2013

STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich., May 5, 20132 — Robert C. Adams, Jr. PhD, PE, Engineering Manager and Chief Engineer of Serapid USA, was a featured speaker at the STLE 68th Annual Meeting & Exhibition in Detroit, MI, May 5 - 9, 2012, held at  Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center, Detroit , MI

The Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE), based in Park Ridge, IL, is an international technical society that provides ongoing education and training focusing on the advancement of the science and practice of tribology and lubrication engineering.  Mr. Adams presented on Wide Spectrum Wear, Friction and Heat Generation Testing. Bob is an expert in tribology, and holds a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Oakland University. His more than twenty five years of engineering experience includes many years in the research and development of material handling processes.

About Serapid

Winner of multiple awards in product design and excellence, Serapid, Inc. (, is a  leading supplier of lifts, quick die change and horizontal transfer systems. Serapid specializes in Rigid Chain Technology for applications in diverse industries including architecture, nuclear, medical, defense,  automation, engineering, manufacturing, theater, and entertainment. Serapid has a longstanding commitment to continued innovation in product design as well as to providing leadership in the advancement of engineering practices worldwide.

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