Bürkle North America, Inc. is a wholly owned division of Robert Bürkle GmbH, of Freudenstadt, Germany. Bürkle is the leading manufacturer of productive manufacturing technologies serving a variety of manufacturing industries, including surfaces / woodworking technologies, photovoltaic module lamination and coating, printed wiring board fabrication and plastic card fabrication.
Helfried Weinzerl announced today that Mr. Ed Strahota has joined the sales staff at Burkle North America as Regional Sales Manager serving the East Coast and Canadian market focusing his activities initially on the Woodworking Industry in Canada and the Plastic Card Market in Canada and the Eastern part of the United States.
Garden Grove, Ca., March 1, 2014: Helfried Weinzerl, President and Chief Executive Officer of Burkle North America, is pleased to announce the addition of Michael Hornbaker to the company in the capacity of Sales Manager, Coating and Finishing Equipment.
On display at productronica 2015, Schmoll Maschinen was demonstrating their economical, expandable MDI line. A new direct imaging concept that transfers UV light images to the PCB substrate using high resolution micromirror chips, the MDI Series offers an efficient, precision German-made, flexible solution for resist and solder mask applications.
At the recent Bürkle North America Board of Directors meeting held in Freudenstadt, Germany current CEO and company founder, Richard (Dick) Crowe, announced his pending retirement effective December 31, 2013.
REDMOND, WA: Dave Ryder, President of Prototron Circuits of Redmond, Washington and Tucson, Arizona announced today that his company has acquired a Schmoll Maschinen Drill Machine MX 2-24 for their Tucson, Arizona facility.
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Held during the IPC APEX EXPO 2012 Show in San Diego, Steve Williams moderated a panel discussion on the state of manufacturing in America, including some facts and figures that put the history of American manufacturing in perspective. Panelists include Dan Beaulieu of D.B. Management Group and Burkle CEO Richard Crowe, who discuss where the industry goes from here, and whether American PCB shops can make a comeback.
Helfried Weinzerl, President of Bürkle North America, and Berthold Klever, Head of Sales of Ruhlamat Germany, announce a distribution partnership effective January 15, 2015 for all of North America including Canada, the United States and Mexico.
Dave Howard, Vice President and Business Unit Manager for Burkle North America’s Plastic Card Business Unit, announced today that Perfect Plastic Printing of St. Charles IL has placed an order for their second SmartLam card lamination system.