23 January 2024
Busch and Pfeiffer Vacuum jointly constructing sales, systems and service center in SwitzerlandVacuum pumps and systems manufacturer Busch Vacuum Solutions of Maulburg, Germany and Pfeiffer Vacuum of Aßlar, Germany (also part of the Busch Group) are jointly constructing a new sales, systems and service center in Sisseln, Switzerland, 35km east of Basel, for completion in 2025.
Figure 1: From left to right: Busch Switzerland’s managing director Christian Muser; Busch Vacuum Solutions’ co-CEO & co-owner Sami Busch; and Pfeiffer Vacuum Switzerland’s managing director Jan Torben Weber. Source: Busch Vacuum Solutions.The new building became necessary due to the positive business development of the Busch Group in Switzerland. “This new facility symbolizes the close relationship with our customers in Switzerland. It will be a center of innovation and state-of-the-art vacuum solutions,” says Busch Vacuum Solutions’ co-CEO & co-owner Sami Busch at the recent groundbreaking ceremony. “Our goal is to set new standards in efficiency and reliability, tailored to the unique requirements of the Swiss industry,” he adds. “Our new location is in an attractive business location with excellent transportation links, enabling us to reach our customers easily anywhere in Switzerland,” notes Christian Muser, managing director of Busch Switzerland.
Figure 2: Visualization of the new joint building of Busch and Pfeiffer Vacuum in Switzerland. Source: Busch Vacuum Solutions.
The new building is being constructed on an area of almost 6100m2 in the Grossmatt industrial estate in Sisseln in the canton Aargau. Premises for systems building, a repair workshop, storage space, and offices for sales staff and engineers will occupy a total of 3195m2. All 34 existing staff of Busch Switzerland, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, will continue to be employed in Sisseln, as will the 15 staff of Pfeiffer Vacuum Switzerland. Busch Switzerland is currently based in Magden, near Sisseln, while Pfeiffer Vacuum Switzerland is in Zurich.