Real-Time Visibility into the Factory Floor

Built-For-You Solutions at Off-The-Shelf Pricing

Bayer HealthCare
Universal Electric Corporation
Nordson Medical
Get Real-Time Visibility

Cutting-Edge Integration Services

Our team of manufacturing and technology experts will help you create a highly-tailored solution with best-in-class technologies to achieve your business goals and solve operational challenges.

Systems Integration

MES, SCADA, Historians, and more. Our experts will make sure your tech stack is fully functional and delivering maximum value.

Built-For-You MES

Based in Inductive Automation’s Ignition development platform, we’ll build an MES with only the features you want and need, no extra fluff. 


Not sure where to start? Our manufacturing and tech experts will guide you to create a solution that truly solves your unique challenges. 

Example of a manufacturing intelligence dashboard on a laptop, part of an MES system.

Inform Your Decision-Makers with Reliable Real-Time Data


What a Solution May Look Like…

Potential Built-For-You MES solution with best-in-class technologies.

= Your Custom MES, Molded to You, Architected by Experts, For the Price of an Off-The-Shelf Solution

Ectobox is a trusted partner with a track record of providing value and great results for manufacturers on their Industry 4.0 journey. We frequently collaborate with Ectobox on projects because they understand data-driven manufacturing and architectural best practices.

John Harrington

Chief Product Officer, HighByte

Reduce Machine Downtime

Downtime dashboards.
OEE Dashboard

Track and Increase OEE

Eliminate Paper and Spreadsheets on the Factory Floor

Creating solutions that mold to your business, because that’s the way it should be.

Tailored Industry Applications

Medical Device


Food & Beverage


Plastics & Rubber

Precision Metals

Wood Products

Primary Metals

A Dedicated Team of Manufacturing + Technology Experts at Your Side

Our excellent and experienced team of professionals is dedicated to providing exceptional services to our manufacturing clients.

Our team comprises highly skilled engineers, designers, project managers, and technicians who possess vast knowledge and experience in the tech and manufacturing sectors.

We are committed to helping our clients improve their production processes, increase efficiency, reduce downtime, and ultimately enhance their profitability by integrating best-in-class technologies providing real-time plant visibility.

With our expertise and attention to detail, we provide innovative solutions that have earned us a reputation as a trusted partner for manufacturers looking to achieve operational excellence and solve deep-seated challenges.

What Our Customers Say


It is rare that one can partner with such a standout consulting organization like Ectobox. Ectobox ’s ability to balance our business needs with the technical challenges has made a dramatic difference in our overall success. Second to none in honesty and integrity.

Michael Cheselka

Director of Information Technology, NCS

Henry F. Teichmann inc.

HFT has worked with Ectobox for over 20 years. Ectobox has a reliable and well-established staff that can easily take the requirements for a project and turn it into a reality swiftly. Ectobox has helped grow our organization through consistent and industry appropriate solutions.

Tracy Hawkins

Director of Purchasing, Henry F. Teichmann, Inc.

Universal Electric Corporation

From project scoping and research through solution implementation, the consultants at Ectobox were thorough and deliberate each step of the way. Starline Service Group is now positioned to exploit new markets and have scaled.

Chris Meyer

Director, Field Services Division, Universal Electric Corporation

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