Wachendorff has maintained close relations with the North American market for more than 40 years. Initially as a distributor for American companies (including Red Lion Controls and Monarch Instruments), later as a supplier of industrial and automotive robust encoders and measuring systems "Made in Germany".
In 2010, Wachendorff, a specialist for precise measurement in drives and machines, opened a sales office in Chicago/Illinois, one of the largest cities in the USA: Wachendorff Automation USA, INC.
Wachendorff Automation USA advises customers and interested parties in the USA and Canada on the selection of the optimum sensor technology in the fields of plant and mechanical engineering, elevator construction, mobile machinery and renewable energies. Wachendorff's great strength lies in its extensive standard range of products with numerous options and the highly efficient development of customer-specific solutions.
"With our subsidiary in Chicago, we are very close to our customers and can respond directly to their wishes", says Christoph Denk, Channel Manager. Christoph Denk is the contact person for customers, interested parties, partners and distributors. He has extensive and long-standing industry knowledge.
STW is mainly active in the mobile machinery sector, ADAMS in the elevator industry. With these two partners, Wachendorff is regularly represented at trade fairs in the USA/Canada (including Automate, NAEC Convention and Exhibition).