Our History

Delivering intelligent solutions that connect devices, control equipment and protect assets around the world. 

View of Cattron facility in Warren, OH in summer.

Where We Started

What started as a family-owned business servicing Motorola radios in 1946 has grown to become a leading global company providing intelligent automation and control solutions. Over the last seven decades, we have grown organically and through acquisition to offer extensive expertise to OEMs and end users that require safe and reliable control solutions for simple to complex applications in the material handling, rail, agriculture, power and fluid, equipment rental, water management, oil and gas, mobile equipment, industrial automation and mining markets.

Global Network

We understand the safety and compliance requirements necessary for our customers to protect workers and run efficient operations. Over the years, we have gained valuable insights and experience in a wide variety of applications and industries, helping us grow to where we are today. 

  • 75+ years in business
  • 330+ direct employees
  • 11 locations
  • 50+ countries served
  • 13k+ customers worldwide

Bringing Solutions To Life

On a daily basis, Cattron employees work on engineering, developing and bringing to market solutions that connect devices, control equipment and protect assets from around the world. Cattron operates two production and manufacturing facilities – one in the United States and one in Europe. Both locations are active year-round and stock a large inventory of aftermarket parts, have highly trained and experienced technical support and depot staff and provide robust testing capabilities to ensure our solutions are held to the highest standards. Solutions include radio remote control, locomotive remote control, engine control panels, system monitoring, and telemetry.