Curtiss-Wright Acquires Nu-Torque
Monday, January 19, 2009
Curtiss-Wright Corp. has acquired substantially all of the
assets of Nu-Torque, a designer and manufacturer of electric and hydraulic
valve actuation and control devices primarily for U.S. Navy ships. The business
will become part of Curtiss-Wright's Flow Control segment.
Nu-Torque was founded in 1980 and acquired in 2002 by Tyco
Flow Control. With annual sales of
approximately $8 million, typical applications for the Nu-Torque products are
for valve automation of shipboard fluid systems, such as fire main, ballast and
various safety systems on numerous categories of Navy combatant ships.
Nu-Torque is located in Redmond, WA and has 37 employees. More…