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AIS celebrates 20 years in business

By aisltd, Tuesday, 21st August 2018 | 0 comments
Filed under: Newsletter.

It was this week 20 years ago when Automatic Identification Systems (AIS) Ltd was first established by Simon Smyth and Mick Heavey. 20 years on and a lot has changed! 

A brief timeline

24th Aug 1998: AIS Ltd was established by Simon Smyth (MD) and Mick Heavey (Non-Exec Director).

Nov 1998: First machine sold.

June 2003: Moved to Park West Offices.

Nov 2011: AIS UK established.

April 2013: Scanology in Netherlands purchased (now AIS Scanology).

Nov 2013: AIS Vision, Spain established.

End 2013: Second unit purchased in Park West to double office space in Dublin HQ. 

Sept 2016: AIS opens Cork office.

August 2018:

  • Team of 35 staff across AIS divisions and still growing.
  • Over 2000 customers.
  • ISO 9001:2015 certified
  • Longstanding and solid partnerships with our partners Herma, Altech, Datalogic, Zebra, Omron Microscan, Leibinger and CAB.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank each and every one of our customers for their support and business during the past two decades and we look forward to working with you all for many more years to come!


Automatic Identification Systems Ltd


Automatic Identification Systems Ltd
Unit 35 Eastgate Drive,
Little Island, Cork,  
T45 C925, Ireland

Phone: +353 (0)21 2355540


AIS Automation Ltd
Unit 6, Centenary Business Park
Coes Road Industrial Estate
Dundalk A91 HF95, Ireland

Phone: +353 (0)42 935992


AIS Vision Systems S.L
Carrer de Can Camps, 10
08202 Sabadell,
Barcelona, Spain

Phone: +34 931 003 035


AIS-Scanology B.V. 
Laan de Wijze 20,
5835 DS Beugen
The Netherlands

Phone: +31 (0)485-561616

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