To accelerate delivery on his vision of innovations for a better world and to bring the benefits of the digital age to his customers, Bühler will build an innovation campus in Uzwil, Switzerland. This significant investment of over CHF 50 million spent over the next three years, demonstrates the commitment to strengthen the company’s innovation and technology capability in Switzerland.
The project will commence in the third quarter of 2017, completion is expected to be in the beginning of 2019. “We aim to drive business growth through innovations that contribute to a better future for many more generations to come”, says Stefan Scheiber, CEO of Bühler. For more than 150 years Bühler has grown by delivering innovations for a better world.
“Sustainability is at the core of our innovation and our actions, and with this investment we will strengthen our business focus on delivering sustainable solutions”, says Ian Roberts, CTO of Bühler. Today the company significantly contributes to the world’s food system and the future of mobility: around 60% of the globally harvested grains are processed on Bühler technology; around 25% of all engine blocks worldwide are made on Bühler Die Casting machines. The disruptive changes in business and technology represented by digitalization, the challenges of sustainability, and the need for clean mobility are now transforming the industries Bühler supports.