Swiss industrial masurement equipment supplier marks 20 years in Canada
Burlington, ON -- Endress+Hauser Canada Ltd., a supplier of industrial measuring technology and automation equipment, is celebrating its 20th anniversary in Canada. The Swiss parent of the company launched its Canadian operation in 1990.
Burlington, ON — Endress+Hauser Canada Ltd., a supplier of industrial measuring technology and automation equipment, is celebrating its 20th anniversary in Canada. The Swiss parent of the company launched its Canadian operation in 1990.
“Looking back at the past 20 years, I am overjoyed by our performance in the Canadian market,” said Klaus Endress, CEO of Endress+Hauser Group. “In July 1990 we received out first order from Aliments Delisle [Boucherville, QC] for a total of $3,500. Today, 20 years later, we have grown every year without fail in Canada and the Canadian business has become one of the most successful ones for E+H globally.”
Headquartered in Burlington, ON, Endress+Hauser Canada employs over 100 people from offices in Montreal, Calgary, Edmonton, as well as Burlington. In addition, the company recently expanded into Saskatoon.
“We work in a very specialized industry,” said Richard Lewandowski, general manager of Endress+Hauser Canada. “We expend considerable energy hiring and nurturing our people to give them a chance at enjoying our sector and benefiting from a very supportive corporate culture. By managing to maintain our family-inspired culture while adapting to the local market, we have exceed our expectations and eagerly anticipate additional growth in the future.”
Endress+Hauser Canada is committed to providing a high quality of life to its employees and was recognized in 2010 as one of the top employers in Ontario’s Hamilton-Niagara region.
In addition, the company invests in the next generation of engineers and automation experts by supporting several educational institutions, including the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT). Since 2008, Endress+Hauser has supplied BCIT’s Measurement Technology Laboratory with essential equipment, learning materials and industrial measurement technology to support the program’s curriculum.
Founded in 1953 by Georg H. Endress and Ludwig Hauser, The Endress+Hauser Group has evolved from being a specialist in level measurement to a provider of complete solutions for industrial measurement technology and automation. With over 8500 employees worldwide, the Group generates annual sales of more than one billion euros.