Eriez Celebrates 70th Anniversary

Eriez, Erie, Pa., is celebrating the company’s 70th anniversary in business this year. Eriez has evolved into an international company with manufacturing facilities in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Europe, India, Japan, Mexico and South Africa. Eriez has sales offices across the U.S. and 80 international markets.

The company’s magnetic lift and separation, metal detection, X-ray, materials feeding, screening, conveying and controlling equipment have application in the process, metalworking, packaging, recycling, mining, aggregate, and textile industries.

“We will be celebrating our anniversary year with a number of significant milestones on the horizon for 2012,” said Tim Shuttleworth, president and CEO. “There are a number of goals that are well within reach for Eriez in our anniversary year. For example, we plan to continue our safety record for no lost time accidents, open our new Erie Wager Road facility, introduce another innovative product at the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) show, and hit a new high number of employees worldwide and in Erie.  Internationally, Eriez will open new or upgraded plants in Canada, China, India, and the United Kingdom.”