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About Us

For over 35 years, BTR has partnered with OEM Door Manufacturers - listening to their specific needs, developing custom engineered solutions, then manufacturing, assembling, and delivering finished products. 
No other industrial controls manufacturer provides this level of customization.

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Rich Innovative History

Our Rich, Innovative History

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BTR Controls has a successful track record of developing and manufacturing innovative, custom engineered solutions that fit customer's exact needs and requirements.
1986

Incorporation of Control Associates & Mfg. - engineering easily built, cost-effective products. 

1989

Launch of Digital Gateway Dedicated Door Logic Controller - set a new level of user-friendly operation.

1999

Formation of BTR Controls to develop a custom Dedicated Industrial Controller based on distributed control architecture with modular components.

2003

Merger of the two companies to become the present day BTR Controls, Inc.

Launch of the Dedicated Distributor Controller.

2010

Launch of the Digital Gateway II Integrated Variable Speed Door Controller.

2011

Launch of the Absolute Magnetic Encoder.

2013

Launch of the SeyWave Wireless Safety/Activation System.

Launch of the Illumadoor LED Signaling System.

2016

Launch of the DG-Mini Door Controller, cloud-based data monitoring and a UPS system designed specifically for motors.

2020

Launch of the Wireless Safety Sensor and the Wireless Remote Host.

2023

Launch of a new next-generation, easily customizable connectivity solution that will transform OEM manufacturing facilities into “smart” environments, where inefficiencies with doors, docks, and gates are quickly identified, and real-time improvements are realized. 

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Meet Ron Seyk

BTR Controls Owner and Founder

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Continuous improvemnt

Our Committment to Continuous Improvement

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How is BTR Controls different?

 

Whether you require custom product design, bulk manufacturing, or fast re-orders, BTR has instituted internal processes that allow us to uphold the highest standards and stay flexible to meet all your needs:

 

 

Strict Internal Testing Process

Rigorous quality control and testing sets you and your customers up for success.

 

 

Order Process Transparency

Proprietary operations tracking system provides real-time job status, from initial order through final delivery.

 

Cross Training

On-going investments results in flexibility to move resources where needed, when needed, to meet both our delivery promise and our customers' expectations. 

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Our corporate offices, engineering, and manufacturing facility are located in a 15,000 sqft facility in Elgin, IL. Come and explore our team of professionals who are dedicated to developing and manufacturing market-changing ideas and products.

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