MARLEX Engineering Inc. is a highly driven and dedicated team specializing in the research, design and development of new medical and biomedical electronic technologies. MARLEX develops products both in-house and on a contract for service basis and has gained a wide range of product commercialization experience over its 15 year history.





Located in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, MARLEX Engineering is ideally situated for local access to both an emerging biotechnology cluster and to one of the most innovative medical universities in Canada.

The region is also home to many nearby companies that provide specialized services and support to the technology sector.  With a reputation for honest, timely and excellent work MARLEX Engineering continues to attract a growing client base in both the United States and Canada.  The needs of each client present a variety of interesting and unique technical challenges.  This ensures that MARLEX Engineering retains a team of highly skilled personnel with advanced degrees in a broad range of disciplines.




Whether you have an idea you would like to float, or a concept that doesn’t quite work in application, give us a call. We draw on our extensive technical experience and wide network of strategic partners and industry connections, to think with you through every stage, source the answers and bring an idea to reality.

The only thing standard about our approach is our rigid adherence to quality and our tenacity through the duration of the contract.

We can point you in the right direction, round out your team, or take on the project for you. You decide.




MARLEX is a team of thinkers, whose Masters and PhD degrees in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering are complemented by their varied experience in many fields and a commitment to lifelong learning.

We hone our skill sets at courses, keep our finger on the pulse of technology at tradeshows and always think outside the box.

We maintain strong ties to universities through collaborative research projects .

Our designers have taught engineering and technology courses at McMaster University and Mohawk College.

We hire co-op/summer students to provide hands-on experience to the new generation of professionals.




Type Patent Number Title PDF
US,Formal Pending
(US 13/660,615)
Force Feedback System
US,Formal Pending
(US 13/106,306)
Independent Roll Wrist Mechanism
US,Formal Pending
(US 13/052,492)
Electricity Usage Planner
US,Formal Pending
(US 11/632,983)
System and Method for Rapid Reading of Macro and Micro Matrices
US,Awarded 8,347,754 Multi-Articulating Robotic Instrument
US,Awarded 8,332,072 Robotic Hand Controller
US,Awarded 8,306,656 Method and System for Performing Medical Procedure
US,Awarded 8,564,452 RFID Safety System
US,Awarded 7,911,149 Impedance Controlled Electronic Lamp Circuit
US,Awarded 7,161,263 Low Voltage Low Loss Piezoelectric Driver and Switching Apparatus
US,Awarded 6,972,415 Fluid Treatment System with UV Sensor and Intelligent Driver
US,Awarded 6,805,774 Apparatus and Process for Purifying a Liquid by Thermoelectric Peltier Means
US,Awarded 6,538,395 Apparatus for Dimming A Fluorescent Lamp With A Magnetic Ballast
US,Awarded 6,375,805 Apparatus and Process for Purifying a Liquid
US,Awarded 6,133,696 Dimmer For Fluorescent Lighting
US,Awarded 6,121,734 Apparatus for Dimming a Fluorescent Lamp with a Magnetic Ballast
US,Awarded 6,114,950 Obstacle Proximity Warning Device for Vehicles