Magnetek Expands Distribution of Radio Controls in the European Union
MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. – April 9, 2013 – Magnetek, Inc., a leading provider of digital power and motion control systems, today announced that it is expanding international distribution of its radio controls through an alliance with Tecno Elettrica Ravasi s.r.l. (“T.E.R.”). T.E.R. will market Magnetek’s radio control products to material handling and mobile hydraulic customers through its sales network in the European Union.
Magnetek designs and manufactures a broad range of state-of-the-art radio remote control products, including bellybox and handheld wireless control styles. Options include diagnostic displays, data feedback and PC programmability. “We are pleased to expand distribution of our radio control products in the European Union through this alliance with T.E.R.,” said Ben Stoller, Magnetek’s director of radio controls. “As a long-standing industry leader, T.E.R. is able to provide their technical expertise to effectively apply Magnetek’s radio control solutions to a new customer base in Europe.”
T.E.R., founded in 1962, provides control and safety products to the lift industry. Headquartered in Olgiate Molgora, Lecco, Italy, the company has offices in Prague and Barcelona in addition to a worldwide network of dealers. T.E.R. will display Magnetek radio control products in Hall 8, Stand F31 at Hannover Messe (the Hannover Fair), in Hannover, Germany on April 8-12, 2013.
About Magnetek, Inc.
Magnetek, Inc. provides digital power and motion control systems used in overhead material handling, elevator, and mining applications. The Company is North America’s largest supplier of digital drive systems for industrial cranes, hoists, and monorails. Magnetek provides Energy Engineered® drives, radio remote controls, motors, and braking and collision avoidance subsystems to North America’s foremost overhead material handling crane builders. The Company is also the world’s largest independent builder of highly integrated digital motion control systems for high-rise, high-speed elevators and is a leading independent supplier of digital motion control systems for underground coal mining applications. Magnetek is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, Wis., in the greater Milwaukee area and operates manufacturing facilities in Pittsburgh, Pa., and Bridgeville, Pa., as well as Menomonee Falls.