Baccara, an international manufacturer of fluid and process control solutions, has announced its expansion to North America with the opening of its Tucson, Ariz. distribution center and Mexico production facility. This expansion complements the company’s main location in Israel and additional distribution centers in Australia and the Benelux.

“The opening of our USA operation will allow us to better serve our North American customers with high-quality fluid control products and solutions,” said Jim Mannebach, chairman of Baccara USA, in a prepared statement.

Baccara’s engineers produce customized applications for medical, food & beverage, instrumentation, and machine and process industries. In addition to engineering solutions, Baccara’s customer service line includes installation and on-site product support.

Baccara USA’s product offering includes a line of special-purpose solenoid valves. Baccara produces a range of valves that are designed for harsh conditions including marine, chemical and heavy industries.