SIGMATEK GmbH & Co KG (UK) - SIGMATEK, the successful Austrian manufacturer of complete automation systems for industrial machine and plant building, has a established a new subsidiary in Great Britain. English machine and plant builders can now be served quickly and locally.
The Austrian automation specialist is now represented in Great Britain with its own subsidiary. The new location in Nottingham, in East Midlands, is a further step toward internationalization for SIGMATEK.
The head of the UK Subsidiary is Russell Kemp, an automation professional with over 25 years of industry experience. For the electrical and electronics engineer with a deep understanding of technology and machines, customer orientation is essential. "The customer is accompanied from the concept to the market introduction, which includes service and maintenance. The main focus will initially be in the packaging, printing and converting markets with additional applications in the robotics, handling equipment, plastics, labeling and cutting machines to name but a few", explains Russell Kemp.
"We see a good potential for us in the British market. Through local sales and technical service and support, we are even closer to our UK machine manufacturing customers. This is - in view of continuously increasing technological demands - an important aspect", explains Alexander Melkus, Strategic Sales Manager at SIGMATEK.
SIGMATEK UK offers the complete service program of the Salzburg complete solutions provider: Hard and software combined with extensive engineering know-how.
SIGMATEK is counted among the leading manufacturers of complete automation systems for machine and plant manufacturing worldwide. In the 26-year history of the company, trend setting automation technologies were developed in close coordination with customer demands. With a product spectrum that meets all requirements from best asset cost to high-end applications, practically any job requirement can be covered with serial products. In keeping with the company's philosophy, long-term availability is guaranteed. The scope of delivery extends from control and I/O systems, IPCs, HMIs, Motion Control and Safety to the all-in-one engineering tool LASAL with object oriented programming and the real-time Ethernet VARAN. New technologies are regularly tested for their applicability in the automation industry and implemented with the shortest "time-to-market" in innovative products. This guarantees a highly modern product spectrum from one source. In-house research, development and production ensure the Salzburg Company, with over 400 employees at its headquarters, a place at the forefront of automation technology. With offices in Germany, Switzerland, Great Britain, The United States and China as well as sales and service partners in the most important international industrial centers, SIGMATEK worldwide is always close to the customer.