Mike Robardey

Mike Robardey
Sensors and Industrial Controls

Mike is a self-confessed nerd fascinated with technology of all kinds. He is a self-taught electrical engineer with an in-depth knowledge of how sensors work and interface with various applications and equipment. Mike entered this industry not being able to spell PLC. Not to be defeated, he went to every available technical training, read every catalog and took every online class he could take.

Eighteen years later, 8 of them with Electrical Equipment Company as the Product Manager for Sensors and Industrial Controls, Mike strives to stay on the cutting edge of new technologies, whether it be sensing technologies or industrial networks, safety standards or modernization of control products.

Sensors can be challenging to specify, install and program causing extra work for engineering and maintenance. Two new laser sensors from Banner Engineering address some of the most common issues we have run into over the years, offering advantages that no other laser sensor range provides.  1.  Sensors are often limited to one just function There are plenty…