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About Lafayette Engineering

Lafayette Engineering

Lafayette Engineering, Inc. (LEI) is an electrical controls company based in Danville, Kentucky. Our primary business is the design and installation of controls for conveyor systems, including high-speed case sortation.

Bruce Robbins founded LaFayette Engineering, Inc. in September 1989, with a simple focus in mind . . . to serve the customer.

The expertise of staff at LaFayette Engineering includes conveyor controls, conveyor installation, control panel design and fabrication, warehouse control systems, human machine interfaces, programmable logic controllers, and computer aided design.

The control systems from LaFayette Engineering range from simple accumulation lines to high-speed sortation systems interfacing with our ConveyorWorks software. Typically included in our control systems are:

  • Control Panel with motor starters
  • Processor with associated Input, Outputs and communication modules
  • Field devices, including photocells, motor disconnects, control stations
  • Complete set of electrical schematic drawings

In addition to controls, LaFayette Engineering also provides custom design programs including, HMI diagnostics systems, providing the ability to monitor key areas of the conveyor systems.

The team of professionals at LaFayette Engineering is committed to quality engineering services. We encourage creative thinking and information sharing from all team members, in order to bring about the best value for our clients. LaFayette Engineering maintains the technical capabilities and range of expertise that you may have come to expect only from very large engineering firms, combined with the flexibility, adaptability and affordable personal service that only a small engineering firm can provide.

At LaFayette Engineering we treat all clients with honesty, integrity, respect. The customer is, and will remain, our focus and our top priority. Our commitment is to provide quality, prompt, and affordable service to all clients.

LaFayette Engineering is a small company, located in a small town, but our business and engineering expertise is anything but "small town". We have worked with some of the largest distribution centers in the nation.

We hope you enjoy our site and find it useful. Please contact us if you have any questions on how LaFayette Engineering can help your company succeed.