Arburg Celebrates 25 Years in USA
Arburg Inc. celebrated its 25th anniversary in the USA on 16 and 17 June 2015 and opened its new US headquarters. Around 245 customers were impressed by the extensive facilities available that the company offers as of now at the new location in Rocky Hill, Connecticut.
With Managing Partner Michael Hehl as well as Managing Directors Heinz Gaub (Technology & Engineering) and Helmut Heinson (Sales), a high-ranking delegation from the parent company was in attendance. “North America is the largest foreign market for Arburg and the new headquarters in Rocky Hill is a further milestone in our success story”, said Michael Hehl at the opening ceremony. “Since the foundation of Arburg Inc. in 1990, we have installed more than 12,000 machines in the US.”
The new Arburg building covers a total floorspace of 2,500 m2 and boasts state-of-the-art infrastructure. At its heart is the showroom, which offers space for seven Allrounders. Sufficient space is also available for assembly and acceptance of complete turnkey systems. The building also features a comprehensive spare parts store, a machine store as well as a special area for the freeformer.
Arburg Inc. is one of the first subsidiaries of the German machine manufacturer. To ensure regional support nationwide, the company has established two Technology Centers in Elgin, Illinois and Irvine, California for its customers in the Midwest and on the West Coast respectively, in addition to its location in Rocky Hill, Connecticut. A total of around 75 employees provide comprehensive support in the US.
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