Buchanan Automation, Inc. with locations in Snohomish, WA and San Jose, CA was founded in 1963 by Angus Buchanan. His philosophy was to offer our customers the very best in service and is best illustrated by our Quality Statement:

To provide our business partners with:

    WHAT they want
    WHEN they want it
    The WAY they want it

The company started as a stocking distributorship for fluid power products and has grown to a multi-disciplined automation provider.


With over 45 years of industry experience and commitment we offer our partners innovative and creative solutions by providing:

  • New Technologies and Products
  • Technological Application Expertise
  • Complete Product Offerings
  • CPR® (Customer Profit Reinforcement)
  • LCO (Lowest Cost of Ownership)
  • Quality
  • Value Added Capabilities
  • Rapid Modeling and Prototyping
  • Machine Optimization
  • $2 Million Inventory

We create prepackaged pneumatic, vacuum and electronic solutions as well as subassemblies from design to delivery stages. We fully integrate our designs and develop finished systems for both low and high volume applications.

Our engineering department is capable of supporting rapid prototyping and utilize AutoCAD, Autodesk Inventor and Solid Works.


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