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Endress+Hauser partners with Westburne in Saskatchewan


July 20, 2018
By Manufacturing AUTOMATION

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Jul. 20, 2018 – Endress+Hauser has concluded an agreement with Westburne that makes the electrical distributor its latest Authorized Channel Partner. The agreement leverages the strategic relationship between Rockwell Automation and Endress+Hauser Canada Ltd.

“As the Canadian marketplace continues the path towards advanced manufacturing and automation, customer data and data security becomes more important,” said Anthony Varga, general manager at Endress+Hauser. “Thanks to the strength of our partnership with Rockwell Automation and Westburne’s expertise, we’ll be able to go to greater lengths to help modernize the Canadian manufacturing sector and enhance data accessibility and security.”
 
Westburne’s product portfolio will allow process automation customers to modernize their production capabilities focusing on utilizing advanced manufacturing available, combining the enhanced integration of Endress+Hauser’s measurement technology with the Rockwell Automation platform. The pre-tested and validated designs between Rockwell Automation and Endress+Hauser offerings aim to help reduce the costs associated with bringing new measuring points or a new production line into the manufacturing facility.
 
Customers of Westburne will also have the opportunity to enjoy a single source provider, enabling them to acquire the PlantPAx Distributed Control System.
 
“The needs of Canadian manufacturers continue to evolve and to become more complex. This important partnership allows Westburne to further expand on the world-class services and solutions we provide to our valued customers every day; thereby helping them to grow their businesses and to compete on a global level,” said Dave Syer, vice president at Westburne.