In this interview series, we spotlight each Burke Porter Group company to share how the company got started, what technologies they manufacture, and what makes them unique. This is your inside look to some of the most innovative manufacturers in the industry. Today we're featuring CIMAT Balancing.
Who is CIMAT?
The company is headquartered in Bydgoszcz, Poland, where all machine components are manufactured in the European Union. CIMAT has partnerships with industry leaders all over the world, and its machines are at work in 90 countries across six continents.
CIMAT was established in 1987 by three doctors of mechanical engineering: Ludwik Ciolczyk, Miroslaw Malec and Andrzej Topolinski.The letters of their surnames is how the title of CIMAT emerged.
In 2015, CIMAT joined the Burke Porter Group family of brands, a global leader in the design, manufacture, and supply of advanced technological testing solutions. This union with CIMAT allowed BPG to intensify its focus on balancing machines for automotive and aftermarket manufacturers.
What does CIMAT specialize in?
CIMAT designs and manufactures balancing machines, which are used to measure and reduce any unbalance in a rotating or reciprocating part or component. Unbalanced parts can allow dangerous vibrations to occur, which introduce stresses that can ultimately result in broken or malfunctioning machinery.
CIMAT produces universal balancing machines as well as special balancers tailored to specific trades and the needs of individual clients. For example, CIMAT produces a variety of balancing machines and flow benches for manufacturers of complete turbochargers and turbocharger spare parts.
CIMAT products include:
- Automatic balancers
- Manual balancers
- Field balancers
- Turbocharger balancers
- Automotive aftermarket balancers
- Automotive manufacturer balancers
- Flow benches
The company also provides servicing, certification, maintenance and modernization of balancers, as well as training on the theory and practice of balancing.
Who is CIMAT’s clientele?
CIMAT produces balancing equipment for both industry and craft workshops. The company’s machines are used in aircraft, automotive, energy, shipbuilding, mining, metallurgical, ventilation, agricultural, and many other branches of industry and craftsmanship.
CIMAT customer base includes (but is not limited to) Airbus, ABB, BorgWarner Turbo Systems, Eaton, Fiat Powertrain Technologies, GE Aviation, Hyundai PowerTech, IHI, Komatsu, KTS, Melett, Rockwell Automation, Siemens, Valeo, and many others.
What differentiates CIMAT from their competitors?
Leaders in Technology
CIMAT provides clients with the most up-to-date technological solutions to meet their individual needs. After designing a balancer, the company helps the client implement it by preparing complete technological lines – including a mechanical project, control system project, manufacturing, as well as electrical and mechanical assembly and start-up.
Uncompromising Customer Support
The CIMAT manufacturing and service offer is virtually unlimited - with quick guarantee and post-guarantee services, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. A reliable and a trustworthy engineering company, CIMAT is dedicated to its customers. The company makes it their mission to respond to each customer inquiry within 20 minutes.
If you need innovative and customized balancing and testing systems, CIMAT can boost your business and support you anywhere around the world. For more information about CIMAT or to request a quote, visit https://www.cimat-balancing.com/contact.