North American Tech Outlook: Buhler Inc.
July 01, 2001
by Emily Wilson
Buhler North America
is on the move, with an office in Minneapolis, Minnesota U.S., employing approximately 300 people, and offices in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and Toluca, Mexico. Buhler designs and constructs plants and equipment for many segments of the food and non-food industry.
Buhler’s milling division, with its worldwide presence, provides all services required for the flour milling industry, such as:
•Wheat, durum, maize and rye milling.
•Storage and handling of finished products.
•Bagging and loading.
•Heat treatment of flour, bran and germ.
•Ready mix plants for flour products.
•Raw materials handling for bread and bakery goods.
Key to our success are our process and design engineers who have undergone intensive training in the field of grain milling. These specialists keep abreast of up-to-date technology and the latest developments in grain cleaning, tempering and milling systems.
Our Milling Division renews its extensive know-how constantly through research and development. Complete plant designs and experiences gained in any part of the world are available to our engineers and can be adapted to the requirements of local customers. Substantial savings of power consumption, maintenance and building volume have been achieved, in addition to a consistently high plant performance. The familiarity with local conditions ensures that the process plants are tailored to the specific raw materials and finished products.
After-sales service, installation and start-up support, as well as training of plant personnel to operate and maintain the machinery, are also provided. Service calls are handled on a day-to-day basis. Buhler parts personnel maintain customer contacts and control inventory in our extensive warehouse to provide and supply standard parts from stock.
1100 Xenium Lane
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55441 U.S.