Profile: Roper Technologies Inc (ROP)
23 Feb 2017
Roper Technologies, Inc., formerly Roper Industries, Inc., incorporated on December 17, 1981, is a technology company. The Company operates businesses that design and develop software (both license and software-as-a-service) and engineered products and solutions for a range of end markets, including healthcare, transportation, food, energy, water, education and academic research. The Company operates through four segments: Medical and Scientific Imaging, RF Technology, Industrial Technology and Energy Systems and Controls.
Medical and Scientific Imaging
The Company's Medical and Scientific Imaging segment principally offers products and software in medical applications, and digital imaging products. The Company's products and solutions are provided through over 10 reporting units. The Company provides diagnostic and laboratory software solutions to healthcare providers, and services and technologies to support the needs of alternate site healthcare providers who deliver services outside of an acute care hospital setting. It also manufactures and sells patient positioning devices and related software for use in radiation oncology, three-dimensional (3-D) measurement technology in computer-assisted surgery and supply diagnostic and therapeutic disposable products used in ultrasound imaging for minimally invasive medical procedures. It designs and manufactures a non-invasive instrument for portable ultrasound bladder volume measurement and a video laryngoscope designed to provide rapid intubation. The Company manufactures and sells electron filters, charged couple device (CCD) and complementary metal oxide semiconductor (CMOS) cameras, detectors and related software for a range of scientific and industrial uses, which require digital video, including electron microscopy and spectroscopy applications. It principally sells the products for use within academic, government research, semiconductor, security and other end-user markets, such as biological and material science.
The Company's RF Technology segment provides radio frequency identification (RFID) communication technology and software solutions that are used in toll and traffic systems and processing, security and access control, campus card systems, software-as-a-service in the freight matching and food industries and metering and remote monitoring applications. The products and solutions are provided through six reporting units. The Company manufactures and sells toll tags and monitoring systems, as well as provides transaction and violation processing services for toll and traffic systems to both Governmental and private sector entities. In addition, it provides traffic systems that assist customers in improving traffic flow and infrastructure utilization. It provides card systems and integrated security solutions to education and healthcare markets. It provides an integrated nutrition management solution used by food service customers. It maintains electronic marketplaces that connect available capacity of trucking units with the available loads of freight to be moved from location to location throughout North America and food suppliers, distributors and vendors, in the perishable food sector. The Company provides management software solutions for law and other professional services firms, including business development, calendar/docket matter management, time and billing and case management. The Company also provides construction firms with construction project management solutions, which encompass the end-to-end construction process. The Company manufactures and sells meter reading, data logging and pressure control products for use in water, gas and electricity applications. The Company provides network monitoring, leakage reduction and pressure control services in water and gas distribution networks.
The Company's Industrial Technology segment produces fluid handling pumps, materials analysis equipment and consumables, leak testing equipment, flow measurement and metering equipment and water meter and automatic meter reading (AMR) products and systems. The Company's products and solutions are provided through seven reporting units. It manufactures and sells a range of pumps. Its pumps are used in end markets, such as oil and gas, agricultural, water and wastewater, chemical and general industrial. It manufactures and sells equipment and supply consumables necessary to prepare material samples for testing and analysis. Its equipment and supply consumable products are used within the material science, steel, automotive, electronics, mining and research end-user markets. The Company manufactures and distributes water meter products serving the residential, commercial and industrial water management markets, and several lines of automatic meter reading products and systems serving the markets.
Energy Systems and Controls
The Company's Energy Systems and Controls segment produces control systems, fluid properties testing equipment, industrial valves and controls, vibration sensors and controls and non-destructive inspection and measurement products and solutions, which are provided through approximately six reporting units. It manufactures control systems and provides related engineering and commissioning services for turbomachinery applications, primarily in energy markets. It manufactures and sells test equipment to determine physical and elemental properties, such as sulfur and nitrogen content, flash point, viscosity, freeze point and distillation range of liquids and gases for the petroleum industry. It manufactures sensors and control equipment, including pressure sensors, temperature sensors, measurement instruments and control software for global rubber, plastics and process industries. It also manufactures and distributes valves, sensors, switches and control products used on engines, compressors, turbines and other powered equipment for the oil and gas, pipeline, power generation, marine engine and general industrial markets. It manufactures non-destructive inspection and measurement solutions, including measurement probes, robotics, vibration sensors, switches and transmitters. Its non-destructive inspection and measurement solutions are applied principally in nuclear energy markets.
Roper Technologies Inc
6901 Professional Pkwy E Ste 200
LAKEWOOD RANCH FL 34240-8473
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- BRIEF-Roper Technologies posts Q4 adj. earnings per share $1.86
- Roper Technologies to buy software firm Deltek in $2.8 billion deal
- BRIEF-Roper Technologies sets quarterly dividend of $0.35 per share
- BRIEF-Roper Technologies Q3 GAAP earnings per share $1.63
- BRIEF-Roper technologies to acquire Constructconnect for $632 mln