Buhler Inc. and Pilz Automation Safety L.P. Partner for Safety

Jun 11, 2010, 10:49 ET from Pilz Automation L.P.

CANTON, Mich., June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Buhler Inc. of Plymouth, Minn. has partnered with Pilz Automation Safety L.P. of Canton, Mich. to implement safety in Buhler's flour heat treatment, brewing and malting equipment. Buhler Inc. installed Pilz PNOZmulti modular safety systems to control explosion vents and emergency stops. This system will protect Buhler's personnel and equipment from being harmed or destroyed during a deflagration. The PNOZmulti m1p allows for easy expansion as well as an improved response time of approximately 40ms.

Pilz Automation Safety L.P. is the world leader is SAFE automation; Pilz offers a full range of leading-edge safe automation products and services. The company's innovative technologies and safety expertise provides customers with the leanest and safest solutions.

Buhler Inc. is a global leader in the supply of process technology, especially production technologies for making foods and engineering materials. Buhler is active in over 140 countries and has some 7000 employees worldwide. In fiscal 2008, the Group generated sales of CHF 1893 million.

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