A partnership based on long-term cooperation
Brütsch Elektronik – which was founded in 1971 and now has over 100 employees – have been cooperating with B&R Switzerland for over 12 years now. Gnädinger Engineering GmbH is an engineering company fo-cusing mainly on industrial automation.
Brütsch Elektronik develops customized automation solutions for machine applications. They specialize in challenging CNC software for machine tools and special-purpose machines as well as motion control and PLC applications for material handling and transport systems. In addition to solutions from B&R, Brütsch Elektronik also utilizes solutions from Bosch, Beckhoff, Siemens and other notable manufacturers.
"We are delighted to be able to include B&R products in our automation and CNC solutions, which allows us to offer our customers powerful solutions from a single source – from engineering and programming to startup and commissioning," says Herbert Friedrich, Automation Manager at Brütsch Elektronik.
Gnädinger Engineering GmbH supports customers by providing software and hardware development related to PLC controllers, motion control, vision systems and IT solutions for machine and system manufacturing.
"Our customers value the complete and uniform development software, the innovative strength and reliability of B&R products," says Jürg Gnädinger Owner of Gnädinger Engineering GmbH.
The automation teams at both Brütsch and Gnädinger Engineering GmbH have recently met all certification requirements and are now official B&R Qualified Partners. "All B&R Qualified Partners are continually in-formed about new functions and product developments and have extensive access to our technical support," says Paolo Salvagno, managing director of B&R Industrie-Automation AG. "Close cooperation and yearly qualification guarantee that all B&R Qualified Partners are up to the latest standards and can implement B&R products optimally. With Brütsch Elektronik AG and Gnädinger Engineering GmbH, our customers have two expert partners at their side."
The B&R Qualified Partner program was established in the beginning of 2012. This status is given to part-ners who follow company objectives over the long term, are experts in industrial automation with B&R prod-ucts and provide high-quality training, support and consultation.