Steve Prior Three
Steve Prior: Senior Robot Applications Engineer
An ONC / HNC Mechanically qualified engineer Steve cut his teeth in the Oil Industry quoting navigation aids for new oil rig builds.
Moving into the packaging machinery industry in 1988 and eventually running UK sales for a Dutch company from 1987 until 2009 during which time the company introduced robotics to its range of equipment solutions.
In more recent times Steve has worked with various robot integrators helping to grow their UK and Ireland sales and gaining significant experience supplying a wide range of robot solutions to the Aerospace, Automotive, Plastics and the Food Industries. His Robot sales experience, Robot Simulation and Project Management skills will provide a useful asset in providing FMC customers the unique solutions they need.
“…. I have found him to be very knowledgeable about robotic automation, extremely diligent about details and never afraid to ask questions to clarify his understanding of customers requirements. This has made my job easier when specifying the exact robot required….Ian Hensman
Kawasaki Robotics (UK) Ltd
“…I have worked alongside Steve Prior and have covered a wide range of applications all of which have been completed successfully and to the Customers satisfaction…”Ian Greenhalgh
“…. I have got to know Steve very well, professionally and on a personal level. His attention to detail is exceptional, re-assuring his customers and suppliers with confidence in his ability to deliver a proposal that works, backed up by a well-documented, factual and Visual information”.Dale Simmonds
Simmatic Automation Ltd
“…. Steve has always done his very best for us whether it be visiting clients with me to discuss items that were out of my range of expertise or putting together costings and project drawings to make a handling system come to life from an idea…James Smith
Sales & Engineering Director
“ …. Steve has always impressed me with his attention to detail which is critical if risk is to be managed. Steve is also a talented project manager and has the ability to pull together disparate teams of people in order to get the best possible outcome. I enjoy working with Steve as he can make problems go away!”Paul Wilson
Scorpion Vision UK
“…. Steve’s professionalism and innovative approach has definitely played a major part our success in these projects, ensuring the concept is not only robust and reliable, but also ensuring we are able to meet stringent technical and commercial challenges we have to overcome. Steve has been a pleasure to work with during these projects and I would highly recommend him for further projects.”Dave Lansdell
Impact Air Systems Ltd