Innovative Spirit, Proven Leadership Hard at Work in America's Heartland
Rittal Corporation is the U.S. subsidiary of Rittal GmbH & Co. KG in Germany and was founded in Springfield, Ohio in 1982. Its parent company, Rittal, was started in Germany in 1961 and has grown to include offices in more than 70 countries and manufacturing facilities on 4 continents.
Rittal is built on a tradition of innovation and takes pride in a progressive approach to engineering comprehensive and effective solutions that support customers in pursuit of their goals. From a pioneering role in modular enclosure technologies and collaboration in developing what has become the standard 19-inch server rack for the IT industry, to the use of nanotechnology that drastically improves the efficiency of industrial climate control products, Rittal has a proven track record of meeting the challenges faced by its customers.
Rittal Corporation's U.S. Headquarters, located in suburban Chicago, Illinois, is a state-of-the-art facility that serves as a customer training center, including expanded teaching resources, product testing facilities and a large-scale product showroom where customers can have a hands-on experience with the entire Rittal System. Rittal Corporation's manufacturing center of excellence facility in Urbana, Ohio, consists of more than a half-million square feet of space to ensure that customers' production and stocking requirements are fully met. Lastly, Rittal Corporation's distribution centers in Texas and Nevada enable Rittal to meet the needs of their customers quickly and reliably.
Situated on a 105-acre campus, Rittal Corporation's manufacturing facility is filled with state-of-the-art equipment and processes, and contains in-house engineering and modification services, as well as the longest non-automotive paint line in North America, stretching more than 3 miles within the confines of the factory. The on-site warehouse is outfitted with an 8-story Automated Storage & Retrieval System. And, training facilities and a fully equipped product showroom await customers and visitors. In a second Urbana location, Rittal maintains additional warehouse space and a product distribution center spanning nearly 60,000 square feet.
Rittal manufactures the world's leading industrial and IT enclosures, racks and accessories, including high efficiency, high density climate control and power management systems for industrial, data center, outdoor and hybrid applications. Rittal's off-the-shelf standard, modified standard and custom-engineered products are known throughout the world as high quality, affordable solutions for practically any industrial or IT infrastructure application - from single enclosures to comprehensive systems.
A global service and support network coupled with careful attention to individualized issues give Rittal customers a true advantage over the competition, and a reliable partner that can meet their needs wherever their business might take them.