Summit Automation and Cantex Industries Bring
Automation to Large Glass Fixtures in Quebec, Canada


Mesa, Arizona – February 11, 2021 – Summit Automation, the premier window and door automation company, and Cantex Industries, a provider of quality architectural glass, are announcing a strategic partnership to provide automation to large glass fixtures in Quebec, Canada.

“Opening and closing architectural class and multi-slide doors and windows can be challenging due to their weight and size”, explained Patrick (PJ) Gruetzmacher, CEO of Summit Automation. “With a push of a button, automation introduces both convenience and security to Customers, and we are delighted to offer our systems now in Quebec, Canada” Gruetzmacher added.

“Cantex Industries is impressed by the quality of Summit Automation’s systems and had a great collaboration with Summit Automation already. Now we are partnering to serve our Customers even more”, said Catherine Cantin Vice President of Cantex Industries.

Summit Automation’s residential and commercial systems are ETL listed, UL325 compliant, and they are suitable for all sized sliding and pivot doors and windows. As technology expands to manufacture larger and larger panels of glass, architects are able to design bigger, bolder, beautiful glass faces with incredibly large doors without any fear of a door becoming a window.


About Summit Automation:

Summit Automation ( invents, engineers, manufactures, and provides automation systems for homes and businesses across the U.S. The cutting-edge, reliable systems are easily operated via tamper-proof touchscreen keypad or smartphone app and feature smart motion sensors. Summit Automation systems are available exclusively through OEM partners, certified dealers and installers.

Company Contact:

Patrick (PJ) Gruetzmacher, CEO
Phone: 480-500-5468

About Cantex Industries:

Since 1989, fluidity, transparency, modernism and diversity are the aiming goals of Cantex Industries ( Guy Cantin, Founder and Director, has been excelling in the glasswork universe for over forty years. His experience guarantees an undeniable expertise. This family enterprise works mainly in the industrial and commercial markets, with a particular interest in large and complex projects.

Cantex Industries’ enthusiastic and discerning team excel at difficult, challenging projects, including installation of curtain walls, windows, aluminium doors and storefronts; producing custom glass dividers, doors and ramps, and architectural glass; as well as the integration of stainless steel in designs. The diverse possibilities illustrate our level of skill, talent, and creativity. We stay alert to the new technologies believing innovation is as important as precision.

Partner Contact:

Catherine Cantin, Vice President
Phone: 418-688-8057