Automation company opens American headquarters, training facility - Professional Carwashing & Detailing

Automation company opens American headquarters, training facility

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. — Customers can learn about equipment and solutions through real-world simulations.

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. — Japanese-based Omron Automation and Safety has opened its new American headquarters, according to a press release.

The facility features a state-of-the-art automation center to give customers access to engineering and technical resources in one location just outside of Chicago, said the release.

The center also serves as a university-style laboratory where customers can collaborate, text and explore solutions, noted the release. The center has multiple working platforms including robotics, electro-mechanic motion control, advanced sensing and safety.

Read also: New technologies offer safety and efficiency for carwash owners

The center is the company’s first to be built in the U.S., and other locations are open in Europe and Asia, stated the release.

Omron Director of Marketing Matthew Trowbridge said in the release that visitors to the center will have access to engineers and technicians as they test solutions using real-world simulations.

Omron offers regular tours of the facility. Interest persons should call 800-556-6766 to schedule visits, explained the release.

You May Also Like

Spark Car Wash Mount Holly hosts ribbon cutting with mayor

MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. — Mayor Chris Banks celebrated the opening of the new Spark Car Wash in the Mount Holly/Lumberton, New Jersey area. 

Courtesy: Spark Car Wash

MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. — According to a press release, Spark Car Wash hosted a ribbon-cutting event on Friday, April 5th, featuring Mayor Chris Banks.

The ribbon cutting celebrated the opening of the new Spark Car Wash in the Mount Holly/Lumberton, New Jersey, area. 

ScrubaDub, Cradles to Crayons help kids’ shoe needs

BOSTON — The program aims to provide proper footwear to local children living in homeless or low-income situations.

Car Wash Convos™ highlights University of Tennessee softball star

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — In this episode, Kiki Milloy shares how her parents inspired her competitive spirit on the field.

Kiki Milloy Car Wash Convos
Metro Express Car Wash to celebrate its 50th anniversary  

GARDEN CITY, Idaho — The celebration will honor Metro Express Car Wash’s history and support the Boys and Girls Club of Ada County.

Metro Express announces 2 new locations in Idaho
Splash opens second Vermont location

MILFORD, Conn. — The Shelburne wash features a 145-foot tunnel outfitted with 30 self-service vacuums, half of which are located indoors, and are free of charge to customers.

Other Posts

Rinsed completes integration with DRB® Patheon®

NEW YORK — This integration demonstrates Rinsed’s ongoing commitment to supporting more DRB customers.

Club Car Wash expands presence in Southeastern Missouri

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Club Car Wash expands its presence in southeastern Missouri with two new locations in Cape Girardeau and Sikeston.

The Car Wash Supply announces significant sale of dispensers to Mammoth Holdings

MIAMI — This marks a significant sale for the company, which has international distribution.

Select Wash Tub locations now offering 2024 Fiesta medals for sale

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Each year, The Wash Tub selects a local non-profit organization to support through the sales of Fiesta medals. Haven for Hope is this year’s chosen beneficiary.

Select Wash Tub locations now offering 2024 Fiesta medals for sale