About Us

Sheer Systems is built on many years experience with control systems most of which shared motion control as a key element.

That experience was gained in several industries:-

  • Paper and board manufacture.
  • Coating and laminating Lines.
  • Wallpaper winding and wrapping
  • Pulp moulding for sustainable packing, single use and furniture.
  • Small and larve mecahnical handling systens for many applications.
  • Silicon wafer wiresaws for the seimconductor industry.
  • Automated production scheduling for the automotive industry.
  • High speed de-moulding and automation of plastic packaging.
  • Hardware and software automation for the nuclear and chemical sectors.
  • Rolling mills in the steel and aluminium industries.
  • Tube straightening and robotic handling in the steel industry.
  • Single service food packaging machinery.
  • Rubber Extruders and Calendars for the tyre industry.

We offer you a dedicated service geared to your needs whether you are an OEM developing a new product or an end user needing help with existing equipment.


We have extensive experience of Siemens Step 7, TIA Portal, SIMOTION, WinCC, SINAMICS S120, G120 & Masterdrives. we have recently created systems on the B&R Automation and Mitsubishi platforms and we have good experience of the Rockwell platforms.

We producing tightly structured and fully documented designs. They provide excellent maintainability, with predictable structures and information readily accessible in electrical and functional documentation. We have recently upgraded our control system foundation code using lessons from a customer for whom we provided a commissioning service.

Whatever your hardware platform, we combine our system design expertise and experience across industry to create the best control system for your project.