SICK Press Release

RICHMOND HILL. ON, April 9, 2019

SICK Ltd. is pleased to announce a new Process Automation (PA) Distribution Agreement with WESTECH INDUSTRIAL LTD., effective immediately.  Westech is a leading supplier of analytical instrumentation and process control equipment to a wide variety of industries and will enhance SICK Ltd.’s position in the Ontario market as a premier provider of continuous emission monitoring systems and process automation solutions. Westech Industrial Ltd. will be a great addition to the SICK Ltd. team.  Westech has offices throughout Canada and the USA.

A unique partnership for SICK Ltd.

Under SICK’s Distributor classification, Westech will be a SICK Ltd. Manufacturer’s Representative for Ontario.  Westech will act as an extension of the Eastern Canada PA sales team, providing leadership and technical expertise to sales pursuits in Ontario.

Westech Industrial Ltd. has been successful in providing sales, support and service to the marketplace for over 50 years. “This partnership is a great opportunity for Process Automation (PA) in Eastern Canada, to work alongside a proven leader who provides integrated solutions and products.  We look forward to capitalizing on our strengths and growing SICK Ltd. PA business in Ontario.  I am extremely excited to welcome Westech to the SICK Ltd. Family.” said Ken Holditch, National Sales Manager, Process Automation.

Westech will be providing sales for the following in Process Automation:

  • SICK Gas Analyzers
  • SICK Dust Measuring Devices
  • SICK Gas Flow Measuring Devices

About Westech Industrial Ltd.

Westech Industrial Ltd., is a trusted partner to leading Canadian industries, supplying instrumentation and process control equipment and solutions that meet the unique industry needs of our customers.

Over its 50 year lifespan, the company has prospered in the Oil & Gas, Terminal, Petrochemical, Food & Beverage, Pharmaceutical and Municipal markets by providing customer-centred solutions in the form of best of industry products.

Now under the leadership of the next generation, who are determined to preserve the tradition of integrity that began back in the 1960’s when the first flame arrester developed by Westech went to market. We continue to build and cherish our business relationships as the cornerstone of success.

Our client-centred approach means that we commit to providing cost-effective solutions to your unique industrial challenges. Visit

About SICK Sensor Intelligence
SICK is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of sensors, safety systems, machine vision, encoders and automatic identification products, systems and services for industry automation and Industry 4.0 ready applications. With more than 70 years of market technology experience and expertise, 1000 patents, SICK continues to lead the industry in new product innovations. The diversity of its product line allows SICK to offer solutions at every phase of process, factory and logistics automation within many industries. SICK AG was founded in 1946, headquartered in Waldkirch, Germany has operations or representation in 65 countries worldwide.  In 2009, SICK founded the Canadian subsidiary SICK Ltd. (Canada) and in 2019 will commemorate 10 years of doing business in Canada. Visit

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