BID Group Honored as OEM Partner of the Year with Prestigious Award from Rockwell Automation 

by | Apr 19, 2024 | Industry News

 BID Group Honored as OEM Partner of the Year with Prestigious Award from Rockwell Automation 

Vancouver, British Columbia, April 19, 2024 – BID Group, a pioneer in wood processing solutions, is proud to announce that it has been bestowed with a distinguished award as OEM Partner of the Year from Rockwell Automation. 

The award, presented during The PartnerNetwork™ Conference, hosted by Rockwell Automation, recognizes BID Group’s outstanding commitment to ensuring customer success. Rockwell Automation, a global leader in industrial automation and digital transformation, uses its PartnerNetwork™ Awards to commend organizations that exhibit exceptional performance in implementing transformative solutions, thereby fostering collaboration and innovation within the industry. 

“We are deeply honored to receive this award from Rockwell Automation,” said Simon Potvin, President of Wood Processing at BID Group. “Our relationship with Rockwell has transformed from a provider to a partner status, enabling us to deliver unmatched support and solutions for our customers. Through this collaborative journey, we’ve identified and implemented innovative solutions specifically tailored to address the demands of the wood processing industry.” 

The award highlights BID Group’s ongoing efforts to leverage advanced technologies, including artificial intelligence and digital automation, to revolutionize wood processing workflows and optimize production efficiency. By partnering with industry leaders like Rockwell Automation, BID Group continues to push the boundaries of what’s possible, delivering unparalleled value to its customers and driving positive change in the wood processing industry. 

“We extend our heartfelt gratitude to Rockwell Automation for this honor, to our dedicated team whose hard work has made this achievement possible, and, of course, to our highly valued customers, regarded not only as clients but also as partners,” commented Simon Potvin. 

About BID Group 

Since 1924, the privately-owned BID Group has been providing industry-leading solutions for its highly valued customers. As one of the largest integrated suppliers to the wood processing industry, and the North American leader in the field, BID Group is your one-stop source for guaranteed, comprehensive, and innovative solutions. The ability to provide complete, smart connected, turnkey manufacturing facilities that includes engineering, project management, equipment, software, installation, startup, and after sales parts and services is the BID Group companies’ strategic value to its customers. The company has offices in 17 locations situated to serve the predominant wood processing regions of North America. Learn more about BID at 


Anne-Marie Levesque, Vice-president Business and Product Development BID Group 

Phone: 450-435-2121 




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