Profile: ESCO Technologies Inc (ESE.N)
24 Mar 2017
ESCO Technologies Inc. (ESCO), incorporated on August 7, 1990, is a producer of engineered products and systems sold to customers for utility, industrial, aerospace and commercial applications. The Company operates through four segments: Filtration/Fluid Flow (Filtration), RF Shielding and Test (Test), Utility Solutions Group (USG) and Technical Packaging. The filtration segment's activities are managed by its subsidiaries, such as Crissair, Inc. (Crissair), PTI Technologies Inc. (PTI), VACCO Industries (VACCO) and Westland Technologies Inc. (Westland). The Test segment activities are managed by its subsidiaries, such as Beijing Lindgren ElectronMagnetic Technology Co., Ltd., ETS-Lindgren Inc. and ETS-Lindgren OY. The USG segment activities are managed by its subsidiaries, including Doble Engineering Company, Doble PowerTest Ltd and Doble TransiNor AS (collectively Doble). The technical packaging activities are managed by its subsidiaries, including Thermoform Engineered Quality LLC (TEQ), Plastique Limited and Plastique Sp. z o.o. (collectively plastique).
PTI is a supplier of filtration and fluid control products serving the commercial aerospace, military aerospace and various industrial markets. Filtration products include filter elements, manifolds, assemblies, modules, indicators and other related components. Product applications include hydraulic, fuel, cooling and air filtration systems for fixed wing and rotary aircraft, mobile transportation and construction equipment, aircraft engines and stationary plant equipment. PTI supplies products around the world to original equipment manufacturers and the United States government, and to the commercial and military aftermarket through distribution channels.
VACCO supplies filtration and fluid control products, including valves, manifolds, filters, regulators and various other components for use in the space, military aerospace, defense missile systems, United States Navy and commercial industries. The product applications include aircraft fuel and de-icing systems, missiles, satellite propulsion systems, satellite launch vehicles and other space transportation systems, such as the Space Launch System. VACCO utilizes its multi-fab technology and capabilities to produce products for use in space and United States Navy applications.
Crissair supplies a range of custom and standard valves, actuators, manifolds and other components to the aerospace, defense, automotive and commercial industries. The product applications include hydraulic, fuel and air filtration systems for commercial and military fixed wing and rotary aircraft, defense missile systems and commercial engines. Crissair supplies products around the world to original equipment manufacturers and to the United States Government and to the commercial aftermarket through distribution channels. Westland is a designer and manufacturer of elastomeric-based signature reduction solutions to manage United States Navy maritime survivability. Westland's products include complex tiles and other shock and vibration dampening systems that reduce passive acoustic signatures and/or modify signal (radar, infrared, acoustical, sonar) emission and reflection to reduce or obscure a vessel's signature. Westland's products are used in the United States Naval fleet, including submarines, surface ships and aircraft carriers.
The Company competes with Pall Corporation, Moog, Inc., Sofrance, CLARCOR Inc. and PneuDraulics.
ETS-Lindgren designs and manufactures products to measure and contain magnetic, electromagnetic and acoustic energy. It supplies customers with a range of isolated environments and turnkey systems, including radio frequency (RF) test facilities, acoustic test enclosures, RF and magnetically shielded rooms, secure communication facilities, RF measurement systems, and broadcast and recording studios. The facilities include features, such as shielded doors and windows. ETS-Lindgren also provides the design, program management, installation and integration services required to complete these types of facilities.
ETS-Lindgren also supplies customers with a range of components, including RF absorptive materials, RF filters, active compensation systems, antennas, antenna masts, turntables and electric and magnetic probes, RF test cells, measurement software and other test accessories required to perform a range of tests. ETS-Lindgren offers a range of services, including calibration for antennas and field probes, chamber certification, field surveys, customer training and a range of product tests. ETS-Lindgren serves the acoustics, medical, health and safety, electronics, wireless communications, automotive and defense markets.
The Company competes with Rohde & Schwarz GMBH, Microwave Vision SA, TDK RF Solutions Inc., Albatross GmbH, IMEDCO AG and Cuming Microwave Corporation.
Doble develops, manufactures, and delivers diagnostic testing solutions for electrical equipment comprising the electric power grid, and enterprise management systems, that are designed to optimize electrical power assets and system performance. It combines three elements for customers: diagnostic test and monitoring instruments, expert consulting, and testing services and provides access to its large reserve of related empirical knowledge. Doble solutions include protection diagnostics with the Doble Protection Suite and F6000 series, the M4100 and new transformational patent-pending technology of the M7100 Doble tester.
The Company competes with OMICRON electronics Corp., Megger Group Limited and Danaher Corporation.
TEQ produces engineered thermoformed products and packaging materials for medical, pharmaceutical, retail, food and electronic applications. Through its alliance partner program, TEQ also provides its clients with a total packaging solution including engineering services and testing, sealing equipment and tooling, contract manufacturing, and packing. Through its Fibrepak brand, Plastique Limited became the European manufacturer of smooth-surfaced press-to-dry pulp packaging, a sustainable alternative to plastic packaging.
The Company competes with Nelipak Corporation, Prent Corporation, Placon Corporation and Sonoco/Alloyd.
ESCO Technologies Inc
9900 Clayton Rd Ste a
ST. LOUIS MO 63124-1186