Buehler

Who we are

Buehler is a division of Illinois Tool Works (ITW), and is based in Lake Bluff, Illinois.  ITW is a global, Fortune 200 company and global industrial manufacturer of value-added consumables and specialty equipment with related service businesses. Buehler is a premier manufacturer of scientific equipment and supplies for use in materials analysis with offices in nine countries, sales distribution in over 100 countries, and over 45 Buehler Solutions Centers.

Buehler was founded in 1936 by Swiss immigrant, Adolph I. Buehler, who saw a need for metallographic sample preparation equipment and optical inspection instruments for the steel and automotive industries in the Midwest USA.  Today Buehler is well established as the world’s leading supplier of materials preparation and analysis instruments, testing equipment, consumable supplies and application solutions.

For more than 100 years Reicherter, Wolpert, Rockwell and Wilson have designed and manufactured innovative and unique hardness testers.  Today Buehler continues in their path with new designs and technologies to meet growing demands.  In 2011, Wilson Hardness was combined with Buehler to provide a more robust product offering.

Buehler employees and operations are committed to delivering quality and environmentally responsible products guided by ISO 9001 Quality Management Principles and ISO 14001 Environmental Managements Systems.  Buehler innovates solutions and offers expert service and support throughout the materials preparation and analysis market.  

Strong Partner, Reliable Solutions

Our values

ENGLISH

Buehler’s mission is to be recognized as the global leader in the materials preparation and analysis industry, providing our users with innovative & robust full-lab solutions, reliable service, support & access to the knowledge that comes from serving the industry for 80+ years. We also strives to achieve our goals following the ITW business model upholding the company values of integrity, respect, trust, shared risk and simplicity at all times.  

JAPANESE

ビューラーの使命は試料作製と解析業界におけるグローバルリーダーとして世界に認識していただくこと、そして、革新的で確かなラボソリューション、ご満足いただける製品とサービス、80年間で培った知識をユーザー様へご提供することです。誠実、尊重、信頼、苦楽共有を掲げたITWビジネスモデルに則って目標達成する努力をしています。

CHINESE 

作为全球材料制备以及分析行业的领导者,标乐的使命是为我们的用户提供创新稳健的全实验室解决方案,可靠的售后服务,以及支持提供在此行业80多年所累积而得的专业知识。我们为达成目标而共同奋斗,按照ITW的商业模式,始终坚持正直,尊重,信任,分享,共受风险以及简易的企业价值。

Our presence around the world