FreePoint and Intellacor Team Up To Reinvigorate US Manufacturing

Using ShiftWorx, Intellacor brings Industry 4.0 to existing factory equipment across the United States

Redmond, Wash. and Crest Hill, Ill., March 19, 2019—FreePoint Technologies, an award-winning provider of software for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) to manufacturers worldwide, today announced that it has entered into a strategic relationship with Intellacor Solutions, a leading managed service provider to manufacturers throughout the United States and other countries around the world. Through this partnership, Intellacor will bring new capabilities for machine monitoring, downtime tracking, and operating efficiency to a broad spectrum of industrial customers seeking to combine Industry 4.0 benefits with the untapped expertise of factory floor employees.

Speaking from FreePoint’s new Seattle-area office, John Traynor, Senior Vice-President of FreePoint Technologies, remarked, “Intellacor provides deep technology-driven knowledge, technical expertise, world-class quality, and a highly effective organizational presence for the betterment of their customers.”

FreePoint products are currently deployed at over 100 manufacturing sites around the world. With patent-pending industrial IoT technology, FreePoint ShiftWorx measures value-adding activity by machine, and since 2013 has consistently delivered production improvements of up to 30% and more in diverse manufacturing environments. The benefits have been validated through research conducted by Fanshawe College in conjunction with the Natural Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).

“Intellacor has already proven their capabilities to rapidly bring manufacturing plants online with FreePoint ShiftWorx, and we look forward to working with them on many new deployments in the US and elsewhere,” continued Traynor.

Intellacor’s Doug Dernulc (left) and Scott Gebar (right), following a recent FreePoint ShiftWorx installation.

Intellacor is enthusiastically embracing this new strategic partnership.  “The powerful simplicity of FreePoint’s solutions will help us achieve our goal of delivering to our clients a real-time view of machine performance coupled with actionable information so machine operators, supervisors, and managers can take immediate action to improve day-to-day operations. Together with our services, this helps our clients attack non-value-added activities and improve performance, on both new and legacy machines”, explained Intellacor Managing Partner Scott Gebar.

 

About Intellacor Solutions, LLC

Intellacor Solutions is a systems integration and value-added reseller that provides implementation and managed services to the manufacturing industry.  Intellacor offers innovate customer-focused solutions.  Through business analysis, getting to know their customers, and understanding what makes them unique, Intellacor crafts solutions that are specific to each customer’s needs.  More information is available at http://www.intellacor.com.

About FreePoint Technologies Inc.

FreePoint provides Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) software to manufacturers worldwide, helping them easily, rapidly, and cost-effectively connect to their machines and with their people, delivering immediate improvements in situational awareness and operational efficiency on the manufacturing floor. More information is available at https://www.getfreepoint.com/.

Media Contacts:
Intellacor Solutions, LLC
Patrick Cielak
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FreePoint Technologies Inc.
Lisa Bailey
+1.226.663.2289 x240
media@getfreepoint.com