Treotham New Zealand merges with Automation Equipment

Treotham New Zealand has acquired the Automation Equipment assets, staff and customer contacts and the merged business will operate under Treotham Automation.

Treotham New Zealand, established in 2010, is a leading supplier of high-quality electrical components and products to a wide range of industrial markets. Its years of experience in industrial automation and long-term partnerships with key suppliers including igus, Kabeltec, PMA, Wittenstein and more, provide a market leading position.

“Automation Equipment offers an exciting opportunity for Treotham to strengthen and expand its service offering in the industrial automation market,” says Treotham NZ national sales manager, Alec Stanley.

“With their range of high-quality products and skilled staff, the acquisition of Automation Equipment supports Treotham’s strategy to provide customers with a total solution throughout the New Zealand market.”

Manager of automation equipment, Wendy Garrett says: “This is a very positive change for all our customers across New Zealand, expanding their product selection and support available to them.” Wendy will join Treotham as business development manager.

The expanded business will operate out of both Auckland and Hamilton and will offer customers a new range of products from suppliers such as Schmalz (vacuum technology), Pneumax (pneumatics), Interroll (conveyor components) and others.

With an increase in support and engineering staff, Treotham and Automation Equipment are combining their experience to offer further opportunity for technical visits, enabling more engineering support. The merger is effective from August 1.