March 8, 2012
Strata Worldwide LLC Opens South African Entity

Strata Worldwide, a U.S.-based global supplier and manufacturer of mine safety products and services, has established a new subsidiary in Evander, South Africa.

The new facility provides technical sales and service support, warranty repair, onsite training, and storage for Strata’s leading line of mine refuge chambers, proximity detection and collision avoidance systems, and wireless communications and tracking technologies.

Located an hour outside of Johannesburg, the new office is fully staffed with highly trained service technicians as well as an operations manager and technical support manager to provide comprehensive sales and services support to South Africa’s mining operations.

“With the current global expansion of Strata’s product line, establishing local facilities and representation in foreign markets enables us to be readily available and support our customers at a greater level,” states company President and CEO Rory Paton-Ash. “Hiring personnel with first-hand experience in these markets provides a significant advantage to our sales and servicing efforts.”

Strata Worldwide is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with support centers throughout the United States, Europe, Australia, South Africa, China and Mexico.

With a heavy focus in research and development, Strata Worldwide is committed to developing technologies for today and a strong foundation for tomorrow.

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