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Bürkle North America Receives First Equipment Order at LIGNA 2019

May 2019: Bürkle GmbH, exhibiting at arguably the most important trade show in the woodworking industry, received its first equipment order on the first day of the show. Frendel Kitchens Ltd. of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada selected a UV Surfaces Burkle Drying System. Burkle regional manager, Ed Strahota, said this was an important decision for both Frendel Kitchens and for Burkle North America.

Bürkle Technology Arena: Comprehensive Excellence

February 2019: Ten Excellence Centers will be found at the Bürkle Technology Arena at LIGNA 2019 in Hall 17, Exhibit Stand F19. Bürkle will display its portfolio of services and solutions at its significantly expanded stand, with a focus on system automation using robot technology, spray-paint machines combined with system peripheries, digital printing, surface finishing and interdisciplinary engineering with 4.0 functionality for virtual start-up operations and system simulation in real time.

Burkle North America Strengthens Management Team

July 2018: Dominik Maier takes over the duties of the Business Development Manager for Burkle’s North American woodworking activities. As Master Professional of Technical Management (CCI) and having many years of experience as a sales manager and project manager in the service sector, Maier went through several stages in the Burkle management trainee program.

New Addition to the Burkle Finishing System Range: ROBUS – the Burkle Spray Coating Machines

May 2018: This year at IWF Atlanta, Burkle North America is presenting an addition to the existing product portfolio – the newly developed ROBUS Spray Coating model range. The development focuses, for example, on a modular platform design or a specific air treatment and humidification technology to improve overspray. Robust machine frames ensure a low-vibration coating.

Burkle North America Hosts Greensboro Technology Center Open House

April 2018: Burkle North America is pleased to announce that they are hosting their first Greensboro Technology Center Open House April 18, 19 and 20, 2018. There is still time to register for the event by e-mailing your information to

Burkle North America Celebrates 25 Years in Business; Plans to Open East Coast Technology Center

January 2017: Now celebrating 25 years in business, Burkle North America announces plans for a new East Coast Technology Center.

Direct Distribution of the Bürkle Woodworking Product Line Starts at IWF / Burkle North America Hires Mark Joel

August 2016: Burkle N.A. the North American subsidiary of Robert Bürkle GmbH will now be the sole distributor for the entire line of Bürkle’s woodworking machinery. To support this effort, Mark Joel recently joined the Burkle North America team as Regional Sales Manager.

Ed Strahota Joins Burkle North America

April 2015: 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.

Burkle North America Adds Michael Hornbaker to Staff

March 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.

Burkle Shines the Spotlight on New Compact Lacquering Line at Holz-Handwerk 2014

October 2014: Burkle shines the spotlight on new compact lacquering line at Holz-Handwerk 2014


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Bürkle GmbH Booth - Holz-Hanwerk 2016
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