Bonfiglioli, manufacturers of industrial heavy duty motors and drives, have announced expansion of their Asia Pacific and Australasian operations. Bonfiglioli Transmission (Aust) , the Australian arm of Bonfiglioli, have set up a permanent office in Singapore to supply high growth markets in the South Asia region.
According to Malcolm Lewis, Managing Director, Bonfiglioli Australasia, the Singapore office will enhance local service to major customers in the area, including those involved in cranes, primary processing, materials handling, marine, mining, mineral processing, manufacturing, water and waste water, cement and offshore oil development.
These are markets in which Bonfiglioli Transmission (Aust) have expertise as a result of their activities throughout Australasia and the Asia-Pacific. There is a strong market in the region for helical drives, planetary trasmital drives and combination drives.
In addition to the new Singapore office, Bonfiglioli Riduttori Italy is currently building a new facility in Vietnam, which will produce electromechanical products for the Bonfiglioli group.
The new Bonfiglioli plant is situated in the Binh Duong industrial city near Ho Chi Minh City. The first 16,000m2 phase of building work for this project has already been completed and Bonfiglioli Vietnam is scheduled to be in production early in 2009.