Profile: Ametek Inc (AME)
18 Jan 2017
AMETEK, Inc. (AMETEK), incorporated on May 8, 1986, is a manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with operations in North America, Europe, Asia and South America. The Company operates through two segments: Electronic Instruments (EIG) and Electromechanical (EMG). EIG designs and manufactures advanced instruments for the process, aerospace, power and industrial markets. EMG is a supplier of electrical interconnects, precision motion control solutions, specialty metals, thermal management systems, and floor care and specialty motors. Its end markets include aerospace and defense, medical, factory automation, mass transit, petrochemical and other industrial markets.
The Company's EIG segment supplies the aerospace industry with aircraft and engine sensors, monitoring systems, power supplies, fuel and fluid measurement systems and data acquisition systems. It is engaged in power quality monitoring and metering, uninterruptible power systems, programmable power equipment, electromagnetic compatibility test equipment, sensors for gas turbines, and dashboard instruments for heavy trucks and other vehicles. EIG offers process control instruments for the oil and gas, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, semiconductor and factory automation industries. EIG has operating facilities, including approximately 50 in the United States, over eight each in the United Kingdom and Germany, approximately four in Canada, over two each in China, France and Switzerland, and approximately one each in Argentina, Austria, Denmark, India, Japan, Mexico and Taiwan.
The Company's EMG segment offers electrical connectors and electronics packaging used in aerospace and defense, medical and industrial applications, as well as its advanced technical motor and motion control products, which are used in a range of medical devices, office and business equipment, factory automation, robotics and other applications. EMG supplies powdered metals, strip and foil, specialty clad metals and metal matrix composites. Its blowers and heat exchangers provide electronic cooling and environmental control for the aerospace and defense industries. Its motors are used in commercial appliances, fitness equipment, food and beverage machines, hydraulic pumps, industrial blowers and vacuum cleaners. Additionally, it operates a global network of aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul facilities. EMG has operating facilities, including approximately 40 in the United States, over nine in the United Kingdom, approximately three each in China and France, over two each in the Czech Republic, Germany, Italy and Mexico, and approximately one each in Brazil, Malaysia, Serbia and Taiwan.
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