Profile: Pentair plc (PNR.N)
2 Dec 2016
Pentair plc, incorporated on November 28, 2013, is a diversified industrial manufacturing company. The Company operates through four segments: Valves & Controls, Flow & Filtration Solutions, Water Quality Systems, Technical Solutions and Other. The Valves & Controls segment designs, manufactures, markets and services valves, fittings, automation and controls and actuators for the energy and industrial verticals. The Flow & Filtration Solutions segment designs, manufactures, markets and services solutions for filtration, separation, flow and fluid management challenges in agriculture, water supply and disposal and a range of industrial applications. Its Water Quality Systems segment designs, manufactures, markets and services water system products and solutions to meet filtration and fluid management challenges in food and beverage, water and aquaculture applications. The Technical Solutions segment designs, manufactures, markets and services products that guard and protect electrical and electronic equipment, as well as heat management solutions designed to provide thermal protection to temperature sensitive fluid applications, and engineered electrical and fastening products for electrical, mechanical and civil applications.
Valves & Controls
The Company's Valve products include a range of industrial valves, including on-off valves, safety relief valves and other specialty valves. The actuation products include pneumatic, hydraulic and electric actuators. Its control products include limit switches, valve positioners, network systems and accessories. Its Valves & Controls products are used in various applications, including oil and gas, power, chemical and pharmaceutical, mining, marine, and food and beverage. The Valves & Controls segment also provides engineering, design, inspection, maintenance and repair services for its valves and related products. The product line is sold under many trade names, including Anderson Greenwood, Biffi, Crosby, Keystone and Vanessa, across the globe through its internal sales force and in some cases through independent distributors.
Flow & Filtration Solutions
The Company's Flow & Filtration Solutions segment is involved in the entire fluid management system, from advanced filtration, desalination and water supply to water disposal, process and control. From product selection to installation, maintenance and servicing, Flow & Filtration Solutions supports a range of products and services for the movement and control of fluids. Its solutions include light duty diaphragm pumps and pressure boosters, high-flow turbine pumps and solid handling pumps, as well as filtration, oil and gas separation, membrane technology, energy recovery and quality control and instrumentation. Applications for Flow and Filtration Solutions' products include precision agriculture, fire applications and food and beverage processing, among others. The brand names for Flow & Filtration Solutions products include Aurora, Berkeley, Fairbanks-Nijhuis, Haffmans, Hydromatic, Hypro, Sta-Rite, Sudmo and X-Flow.
Water Quality Systems
The Company's Water Quality Systems segment offers a comprehensive product suite that includes a range of recreational water treatment equipment, including pumps, point-of-entry/point-of-use filtration for residential and commercial applications, including foodservice, valves, ultraviolet (UV) sanitization and automation controls. It offers design and consulting services, and its water technologies are used across a number of industries, including industrial, residential, commercial, municipal, foodservice, aquaculture, aquaponics, aquatic life support systems, irrigation and flood control, wastewater and others. Its equipment and solutions are found in swimming pools and spas, aquaculture farms, laboratories, water purification and sanitation systems, foodservice operations, and in other applications across the globe. The brand names for Water Quality Systems include Everpure, Pentair and Sta-Rite.
The Company's Technical Solutions segment products include mild steel, stainless steel, aluminum and non-metallic enclosures, cabinets, cases, subracks, backplanes, engineered fastening solutions across a range of industries and verticals and thermal management systems, including heat tracing, floor heating, fire-rated and specialty wiring, sensing, and snow melting and de-icing solutions for industrial, commercial and residential use. The portfolio of products serves a range of industries, including use in industrial, energy, residential and commercial, and infrastructure verticals. The brand names for Technical Solutions offerings include CADDY, ERICO, Hoffman, LENTON, Raychem, Schroff and Tracer. Its Technical Solutions products are sold through independent distributors and on a project basis, through a network of sales and service professionals.
Sharp Street, Walkden,
PO Box 471
MANCHESTER M28 8BU