Industry News

What’s happening and hot in the valve and actuation industry? Mergers and acquisitions, promotions, interesting development in end-user sectors, new project deals and so on.

Flowserve appoints Ken Siegel to its Board of Directors

Flowserve Corporation board of directors have elected Ken Siegel as an independent director and a member of the Audit Committee and Finance and Risk Committee of the board.

Emerson opens gas analysis solutions center

Emerson has announced the opening of a facility in Cumbernauld, Scotland, equipped with engineering, development and manufacturing resources for sensor, mechanical, electronics and software design for the company’s gas analysis portfolio.

Tencarva acquires Fischer Process Industries

Tencarva Machinery Company (Tencarva), the Southeast’s premier value-added distributor of flow control and process equipment solutions and services to the industrial and municipal end-markets, announced that it has acquired Fischer Process Industries

Brad Doughty joins the technical field service team

Asahi/America, Inc. announces the addition of Brad Doughty to the technical field service team.

Trillium Valves USA appoints authorized representative

Trillium Valves USA is pleased to announce the appointment of Bermingham Controls, Inc. as an authorized representative.

FloWorks acquires Flotech

FloWorks International LLC (FloWorks), a specialty flow control distribution platform backed by Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. (together with its affiliates, Clearlake), has acquired Flotech, Inc.

Samson committed to operations in Germany and Rhine

Samson, the valve and automation specialist headquartered in Frankfurt am Main, Germany reaffirms its commitment to progress.

Harrington acquires Commercial Industrial Supply

Harrington Industrial Plastics (Harrington) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Commercial Industrial Supply (CIS), in partnership with CIS’s owner, Ron Heisler.

PVI Holdings, Inc. acquired by MiddleGround Capital

MiddleGround Capital has acquired PVI Holdings, Inc. MiddleGround is an operationally-focused private equity firm that makes control investments in the North American middle market primarily focused on B2B industrial and specialty distribution companies.

Eastern Controls acquires Andrews Industrial Controls

Eastern Controls, Inc. has announced the acquisition of Andrews Industrial Controls, hereby expanding their products, solutions, and services throughout Western Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio.