BUFFOLI INDUSTRIES IS A GROUP OF COMPANIES WHICH PRODUCES HIGH-PERFORMANCE CNC MACHINES, HARDWARE & SOFTWARE FOR MACHINE TOOL BUILDERS AND 3D PRINTERS, ALONG WITH TOOLING & SERVICES AIMED TO PROVIDE TURNKEY SOLUTIONS FROM PROTOTYPING TO HIGH VOLUME PRODUCTION.
The total value of production 2019 was 40 million euros
with 160 employees
, among Europe, North America, PRC and the other subsidiaries in the world.
The group includes the following companies in the area of Brescia (Italy):
- BUFFOLI TRANSFER Spa
which designs and manufactures precision rotary/linear transfer machines, multi-centers, and multi-spindle turning machines (from bar, coil, castings and/or forgings).
- BUFFOLI MECCANISMI Srl & INTERMACH SERVICE
which provide service for any type of machine tool and numerical control; rebuild, retrofit and interconnect machines; produce bar loaders, part palletizing systems, and a variety of accessories.
- ADVANCED ROBOTICS Srl
which designs and installs turnkey robotized automation and vision systems for a variety of applications.
The group includes also:
- ELECTRO ENGINEERING Srl
(BUFFOLI AUTOMAZIONI Sas)
which produces the Buffoli Numerical Control, hardware and software for PLC, CNC & HMI (Linux&Windows based), electric cabinets, programming consoles, and Industry 4.0 applications.
- 3D EVOLVE Srl
(BUFFOLI AUTOMAZIONI Sas)
which designs and implements turn-key 3D professional printing systems and provides consultancy for the development of manufacturing processes by the use of 3D technology and anthropomorphic robots for industrial automation.
- BUFFOLI NORTH AMERICA, inc;
- BUFFOLI SHANGHAI & LUHANCE INTELLIGENCE TECHNOLOGY;
- Other subsidiaries, joint ventures and service points in the world (Germany, Scandinavia, Japan, India, Russia...);
- BEOCOM, as a partner company which designs and manufacture TWINS assembly, filling and testing machines.
Our foreign subsidiaries and joint ventures in North America, Germany, North Europe, China, Japan, India and Russia support our internal Sales Team and our Runoff and Service Department, offering First Class support to our customers throughout the entire lifetime of the equipment.
Foreign sales engineers
in the main markets are in daily contact with our sales managers and project engineers in Italy.
Foreign application engineers work closely with our Italian personnel. They come to Italy to prepare the machines for the runoff and execute the equipment acceptance.
After the machine shipment, they perform the installation and the duplicate runoff at the customer’s site. They also provide a complete customer training in German, Swedish, English, Russian, Chinese, Japanese or Hindi and follow the warranty service and machine maintenance.
All our engineers and partners have been trained to support our customers with every need, including machining cycles, part programs and tooling for new part integration.
Through local agents we support every other market.
Even during the worst period of the Covid-19 disease we succeded in installing and servicing our machines through our local engineers.
BUFFOLI INDUSTRIES COMPANIES
Buffoli Transfer is the main company of the group. Since 1958, it is a worldwide leader in the production of turnkey high performance and high precision machine tools: CNC transfer machines (rotary and linear), multi-centers and flexible manufacturing cells (FMC/FMS), multi-spindle lathes and mill-turn machines (from bar, coil, castings and forgings) and special purpose machines.
Buffoli Meccanismi designs and manufactures bar loaders, part palletizing systems and machine tool accessories. It also provides rebuilding and after-warranty services, including on-site programmed maintenance.
InterMach Service is a division of Buffoli Industries aimed at offering a variety of services; including on-site assistance, maintenance, revamping, rebuilding or retrofitting of any type of machine tool with a variety of Numerical Controls. Different machines can be renovated, robotized, linked in a line and interconnected with the company ERP, according to the most advanced Industry 4.0 standards.
Advanced Robotics was born as development of the Automation and Robotics department of the Buffoli Industries group, integrating partners, managers and professionals with strong experience in the field of robotics.
Buffoli Automazioni, founded in 1952 as a research and development company, today owns part of the group's properties, the electronic know-how and the shares of the operating companies Electro Engineering and 3D Evolve. It is mainly dedicated to Industry 4.0 applications and robotic applications through the direct coordination of Dr. Eng. Edoardo Buffoli.
Electro Engineering provides Industry 4.0 applications, industrial automation, hardware and software to machine tool manufacturers, particularly for transfer machines and multi-centers. The company experience range from the application of the CNC codesigned with Buffoli to SIEMENS, FANUC and other commercial Numerical Controls.
3D Evolve designs and installs turnkey machinery and processes for 3D printing.
It also provides engineering, consultancy and training for robotized automation and 3D printing and offers 3D scanning and printing services in any material and batches.
SUBSIDIARIES AND JV SERVICE POINTS
Buffoli North America
Buffoli North America provides sales and service in the US and across the American continent through a dedicated team of personnel trained in Italy. The company is based in Michigan (USA).
You can also visit our american website www.buffoli.us
Luhance Intelligence Technology - Buffoli Shanghai
Buffoli Shanghai is a main shareholder of Luhance Intelligence Technology, who produces machine tools in Shanghai and provides to Buffoli sales and service in PRC and across the Asian continent.
HB TurnKey - BUFFOLI DEUTSCHLAND
HB Turnkey (Buffoli Deutschland) provides sales and service in Germany and Austria through dedicated personnel trained in Italy. The company is based in Immendingen (Baden-Württemberg).
EXCELLENCES - BUFFOLI RUSSIA
Excellences (Buffoli Russia) provides sales and service in the Russian Commonwealth (CSI) through dedicated personnel trained in Italy.
The company is based in Moskow.
KENSON SALES - BUFFOLI SCANDINAVIA
Kenson Sales (Buffoli Scandinavia) provides sales and service in Sweden, Denmark and Norway through dedicated personnel trained in Italy. The company is based in Alingsås (Sweden) and Hellebæk (Denmark).
S&F - BUFFOLI JAPAN
S&F (Buffoli Japan) provides sales and service in Japan through dedicated personnel trained in Italy. The company is based in Tokyo.
You can also visit our japanese web site www.buffoli.jp
CONSORTIUMS AND ORGANIZATIONS CO-FOUNDED BY BUFFOLI
Italian Technology Center (PUNE)
Buffoli is a founding member of the main network of Italian companies operating in India.
I.T.C. provides and coordinates sales and service from Pune and New Dehli.
Buffoli is a founding member of the association Mindsphere World designed to expand the cloud-based open IoT operating system from Siemens.
HUMAN ECONOMY ALLIANCE
Buffoli is a founding member of the Italian consortium Human Economy Alliance who promotes an economy at the service of man and nature.
The consortium develops green solutions for sustainability and operates to bring back to the center of the economy the human being.
Buffoli is a founding member of the non-profit organization #OrgoglioBresciano, born in Brescia at the time of the Covid-19 to develop solutions to health problems.
PARTNERS REPRESENTED BY BUFFOLI
Beocom - Twins
Beocom is the Buffoli’s partner for the integration of Twins assembly, filling and testing machines (single-station and multi-station).
It is represented in America by Buffoli North America and in other areas by the sales and service network of Buffoli Industries.