B&R opened its second office in the UK at the beginning of December 2008. As an integral part of its ongoing expansion plans, the new subsidiary in Andover, Hampshire, represents an important strategic connection to machine manufacturing customers in the south of the UK.
Chris Hansford is the new office manager. He brings with him extensive technological and market expertise with more than 20 years' experience in the field of automation. He has been a member of B&R's team for two years. He says: "The new office in Andover will enable us to better meet the local demands of our machine manufacturing customers for high-quality automation technologies."
The branch office in Peterborough has been representing B&R for over 20 years.