Buehler, an Illinois Tool Works (ITW) company headquartered in Lake Bluff, Illinois, USA, has formed a partnership with Opti-Tech Scientific Inc, a supplier of scientific equipment, specialising in optical / digital microscopy, metallography and hardness testing based in Pickering, Ontario, Canada. Under the partnership, Opti-Tech will represent Buehler in Canada, providing Canadian customers with local support for their metallographic product and service needs.
Benjamin Mangrich, Americas Commercial Director for Buehler, commented, “We are excited to partner with Opti-Tech, an outstanding distributor with in-depth technical knowledge, an experienced service team and impeccable standards. The Opti-Tech team is familiar with Buehler products and the unique requirements of Buehler customers. This partnership is a win-win-win for Buehler, our customers and Opti-Tech.”
“We are honoured to take on the Buehler line of metallographic and Wilson hardness testing products,” explained Martin Howells, Opti-Tech’s President. “As a solution-based company, we promise Buehler customers uncompromising support, a dedicated sales team, knowledgeable application specialists and expert installation, training and service. Our team includes seasoned professionals in metallography and we look forward to continuing this legacy throughout Canada.”