KITZ Completes Acquisition of Perrin
Saturday, January 23, 2010
KITZ Corporation of Japan and parent of VMA member KITZ
Corporation of America (KCA), announces it has completed the acquisition of
PerrinGmbH (Perrin). Founded in 1900 and headquartered in Nidderau, Germany
near Frankfurt, Perrin manufactures a wide range of metal seated ball valves in
sizes ½ to 24-inch and Class 150 to 2500 with temperature ranges from -320º F
to +1470º F. Materials of construction include WCB, titanium, hastelloy, and
various stainless and other special alloys.
KITZ intends to expand Perrin's sales and marketing
globally not only in its traditional HPI markets but also in other markets
currently served by Perrin including the iron, steel, aluminum and cement
industries, power plants, offshore platforms and LNG. KCA will be responsible
for sales and marketing of Perrin products throughout North and South America.