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AE Gibson & Sons Innovative Timber Robotics & Automation

AE Gibson & Sons is a proudly Australian company that continues to be a leader in innovation and Advanced Manufacturing Technology, specialising in the design and manufacture of sawmill & material handling systems Since 1896.

Regardless of whether it’s handling in conjunction with sawing, laminating, processing edges, drilling, routing, assembling, packaging, or sorting and picking — robots are all-rounders in batch size 1 small series or series production. Innovative feed and stacking systems or pick-and-place applications ensure high performance with maximum repetition accuracy and extraordinary precision.

Our team has experience in specialised timber machinery with several of our team members experienced in robotics, automation, sensing, and integration of a robotics into production environments.

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Robotic Solutions for Timber Processing

AE Gibson & Sons has developed a range of standard concepts and solutions for a variety of industry applications that can be adapted to suit your individual requirements and industry.

Timber Industry Robotic and Automation offers significant improvement potential in machines productivity and a cost reduction linked to the equipment. Robotics and automation also improve efficiency and safety, replacing higher risk tasks with a lower risk of error.


Robotic Automation creates modern technology for the timber industry. Timber industry robotics allow us to maximise the efficiency of labour force by taking out any of the mundane tasks, manual handling and risk factors. Timber automation creates increased production capabilities combined with accuracy not usually associated with the tasks at hand.

Industrial Robot Applications

  • Timber handling and processing equipment
  • Material Handling – Palletising / Depalletising Systems
  • Machine Tending
  • Pick and place systems
  • Inspection Systems
  • Case packing
  • Turn Key Robot Systems
  • Handling and Automation of heavy equipment


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Engineering Specialist Machinery

AE Gibson and Sons specialises in the design, manufacture and supply of specialist machinery.

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We help our customers to process renewable resources, biomass and waste products.

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The NSW Construction Industry

We also support the construction industry on the Mid North Coast of NSW.

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Contact AE Gibson and Sons for the Australian Engineering in Automation That You Can Rely On. (02) 6559 4001

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