Cattron™ Expands Radio Remote Control Portfolio with BWI Eagle Acquisition
Cattron™, a global leader in control solutions, has enhanced its offerings by acquiring BWI Eagle, a company specializing in industrial remote control systems. This strategic acquisition enhances Cattron’s existing wireless control portfolio, which includes trusted products like CattronControl™, Remtron™, S-Series, and Tyro™.
Established in 1988 in Butler, Pennsylvania, BWI Eagle is known for its high-quality remote control systems, conveyor speed switches and other electronic specialty products that improve safety and productivity in various applications. Their handheld remote control transmitters have impressive operating ranges of up to 5000 feet, while stationary transmitters can cover even longer distances of up to 10 miles.
“We’re excited to incorporate the BWI Eagle product line into our already comprehensive portfolio of radio remote control products,” says Ryan Wooten, CEO of Cattron. “This acquisition allows us to offer our customers an even wider selection of top-notch solutions for their most demanding applications.”
BWI Eagle’s industrial wireless remote control systems offer users the convenience and reliability of controlling electrical equipment from a safe location. All remotes communicate with industrial duty receivers that have wireless relay outputs, which can be seamlessly integrated with the equipment or a PLC.
“We are thrilled to join forces with Cattron,” said David Festog, Founder and President of BWI Eagle. “Cattron’s unwavering commitment to excellence in radio remote control perfectly aligns with our company’s values, allowing us to continue delivering innovative solutions for our customers’ toughest challenges.”
With the addition of the BWI Eagle product line, Cattron customers can access a broader range of wireless control solutions designed to enhance safety and efficiency across all industries. This acquisition solidifies Cattron’s position as an industry leader in advanced control solutions.
Cattron™ is a global leader in radio remote control, engine and generator control panels, and cloud-based monitoring solutions. Our trusted brands, including Remtron™, DynaGen™, Lofa™ and Tyro™, along with our global expertise, allow us to provide a diverse and comprehensive range of products and services worldwide. When you choose Cattron, you’ll experience unprecedented efficiency, productivity, and safety benefits. Whether you’re in agriculture, material handling, mining, mobile equipment, or industrial automation, we have advanced control solutions that meet the needs of modern businesses. Cattron has manufacturing locations in Warren, Ohio, and Liberec, Czech Republic, a team of over 300 employees, 11 global offices, and decades of expertise, making Cattron a dependable choice for businesses looking to optimize their operations.