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Emerson buys steam technology product lines from Circor

Emerson, a global engineering and technology company, has announced it has acquired the Spence and Nicholson product lines from Circor International. 
A global manufacturer, Circor is a specialist in highly engineered, complex, and severe environment products that serve long-term, high growth infrastructure markets, including oil and gas, power generation, industrial, and aerospace and defence.
The acquisition complements Emerson’s broad portfolio of steam system solutions for process industries and commercial buildings.
The Spence and Nicholson lines are established industry-leading products that include steam regulators, control valves, safety relief valves, temperature regulators, steam traps and other
steam accessories and solutions.
“This addition to our Final Control business demonstrates the continued value of bolt-on acquisitions that fill strategic gaps in our portfolio and diversify our product offerings in growth markets,” remarked Lal Karsanbhai, executive president of Emerson’s Automation Solutions business. 
“By adding Circor’s premium steam technologies and profitable product lines, we will strengthen our position to help customers optimize their operations and enhance energy efficiencies,” he stated.
“Spence and Nicholson’s capabilities will play an important role in bolstering our process offerings and expanding our opportunities with customers,” said Ram Krishnan, group president of Emerson’s Final Control business.
“Enhancing these capabilities will strengthen our ability to serve customers, including automation customers, as well as hospitals, universities, commercial operations and the transportation industry, with a diverse portfolio of product offerings in the growing steam segment,” he added.-TradeArabia  News Service