Huizenga Group Automation announced the acquisition of Spectrum Automation Company by its portfolio company, Bulldog Factory Automation.
Founded in 1969, Spectrum Automation designs, develops, and manufactures specialty parts feeding and material-handling systems for the fastener, hardware, automotive, aerospace, and medical industries, as well as others. The company is headquartered in Livonia, MI.
“Spectrum has been part of my family for over 50 years, and the transition to Huizenga Group Automation will allow the legacy of our family to continue and our employees to be able to grow with a larger organization,” said the former owner of Spectrum Automation Company, Tom Zimmerman.
Established in 2021, Huizenga Group Automation is comprised of world-class automation companies serving a broad range of industries, including automotive, heavy-truck, pharmaceutical, medical, food and consumer goods. Located throughout North America, they offer unique, comprehensive solutions and products that solve critical problems for their customers.
“We are excited to announce our partnership with the team at Spectrum,” said Vince Lowell, president of Huizenga Group Automation. “Tom, Mick [Holly], Omar [Kistler], Keith [Carmickle] and the rest of the organization have been great to work with over the past couple months and we look forward to learning from them and helping them grow their company.”