Balluff opens new office in ChicagoWritten by DPN Staff Friday, 17 May 2013 10:18
Chicago, IL – Balluff’s new office in Chicago features areas for customer testing and validation of advanced control system architectures and sensing packages.
Rick Ayres, Sales Director – Midwest Region of Balluff, Inc. states “This new office space provides the infrastructure that will allow us to help our customers evaluate, plan and validate their next generation of control systems architectures using our distributed, modular concepts.”
The Midwest Sales Team at Balluff, Inc. consists of 9 Strategic Account Managers, Industry Managers, Project Managers and a Technical Support Team. Balluff’s sales team assists their customers in the design, build and support phases by providing flexible solutions for nearly every need. Ayres adds, “We help our customers reduce their risk on automation projects from concept to end of machine life. We use our ability to coordinate worldwide between customer HQ locations, plants and their machinery builders to ensure our customers have the lowest possible life-cycle costs and minimize their risks.”
Balluff offers a broad portfolio of products, including distributed modular I/O, RFID, connectivity, power supplies, sensors and accessories. Balluff specializes in helping customers automate their processes in a variety of industries including Assembly, Aerospace, Medical, Packaging, Energy and Steel.
Balluff Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Balluff GmbH, Neuhausen, Germany, is a leading manufacturer of a wide range of inductive, photoelectric, vision, capacitive and magnetic sensors as well as linear position transducers, RFID systems, and networking products. Balluff products for OEM and factory floor solutions are used to control, regulate, automate, assemble, position, and monitor manufacturing, assembly, and packaging sequences for industries including: metalworking, automotive, plastics, material handling, wood processing, aerospace, alternative energy, medical, electrical, and electronics.