About Us

TCA Technologies is a leader in the design and manufacturing of custom industrial automation equipment.  Building on 20 years of industry experience, TCA employs the most innovative technological solutions to conceptualize, develop, and execute cutting-edge automated manufacturing systems. A team of experienced engineers have developed manufacturing solutions for a variety of fields such as R&D prototyping, welding, assembly, leak testing, material handling, plastics and composites, vision and accuracy. Catering to some of the world’s most successful manufacturers, TCA strives for excellence by developing sophisticated new or improved systems for industries such as automotive, energy, health sciences, electronics, and consumer products.

Our History

TCA Technologies was built more than 20 years ago on the belief that industrial automation solutions can combine state-of-the-art technology with quality built and dependable equipment in a solution-driven environment.

About Us

David Nelson studied Mechanical Engineering at the University of Waterloo and following graduation gained a wide range of experience in the field of industrial automation. In 1996 Dave founded TriCity Automation in Cambridge, Ontario, Canada. The company earned a reputation as a dependable supplier of innovative, high-quality automated systems for manufacturers in numerous industries. Steady growth followed and in 2002 the company moved into its current facility located in Guelph, Ontario, Canada.

In 2007 the corporate name was changed to TCA Technologies Inc to better reflect the wide range of capabilities and expertise within the organization. At its heart, TCA has remained a designer and builder of cutting-edge, automated manufacturing systems but our customer-centred approach has resulted in our involvement in product and process development, materials development and manufacturing support services.

With a wide customer base ranging from specialized shops to Fortune 500 customers, TCA has become a leader in the design and manufacturing of custom industrial automation solutions all across the globe. With a history rich with solution-based innovation, TCA looks forward to a future that includes creative and technologically advanced solutions to satisfy and delight our customers.