TRIA Opens Warehouse and Test Facility in Charlotte, NC

June 1st, 2011

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – June 1, 2011 – TRIA Opens Warehouse and Test Facility for North American Market

TRIA America LLC, a subsidiary of TRIA S.p.A. of Italy, has opened a corporate office in Charlotte, NC  that includes a warehouse with machine inventory, spare parts, a test facility and showroom. Hartmut Bendfeldt, Managing Director of TRIA America, stated, “In order to continue providing the kind of service and sales support our customers have come to expect, we decided it was time to have a local presence.”

TRIA has been serving the thermoforming and extrusion industry for over ten years directly from Italy with great success and now looks to do the same for blow molding, injection molding and recycling industries.

Products and Availability
Since 1954, TRIA has specialized in the design and manufacturing of rotary knife granulators and grinding systems for in-line and centralized recovery of plastics scraps. TRIA’s main objective is the design and manufacturing of granulators, systems and solutions which meet the high efficiency and safety requirements specific to plastics transformation.

Annually, TRIA manufactures over 1,000 granulators and recycling systems, reaching an export sales volume that represents 80% of its production. TRIA is represented and supported by 90 partners worldwide, all of whom guarantee products that meet the highest manufacturing and safety standards. TRIA’s showrooms are available for product testing, support and recommendations.

TRIA granulators are available for quick shipments, including evacuation systems with a variety of sizes to choose from, as well as spare blades and screens. With over 40 different models, from small beside-the-press units, to large central granulators with wet grinders, to the famous TR Models for extrusion and thermoforming, TRIA America has a solution for most system needs.