Minneapolis-based manufacturer SICK, Inc. announced a major expansion and relocation of its facilities in Minnesota. All production and warehousing will be relocated to the Eagle Creek Industrial Park in Savage, Minn. Employees at the new Eagle Creek Operational Center (ECOC) will manufacture and distribute SICK’s industrial automation solutions, which include sensors, safety systems, automatic identification, encoders, and machine vision products.
SICK’s North American headquarters will remain at its current location in Bloomington. The space in Bloomington, opened up by the operations move, will be used to expand training, engineering, application, and demonstration capabilities.
Also announced, the company will conduct its Grand Opening celebration and ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday, November 13 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the new facility. Guests include the Mayor of Savage and members of the Savage Chamber of Commerce. Dignitaries from the company’s corporate headquarters in Germany will also be attending. Employees will be recognized for their hard work and contribution to this major expansion.