Wilo USA acquires Weil Pump,
Scot Pump, and Karak Machine Corp.
Wilo USA, a provider of pumps
and pump solutions for building services,
water management, and groundwater, is pleased to announce it has
under the terms of an asset deal, acquired pump manufacturers Weil
Pump Co. Inc., and Scot Pump Company, as well as the component
manufacturer Karak Machine Corporation. The three companies employ
around 150 people and have headquarters and production facilities in
Cedarburg, WI, and Fort Lauderdale, FL.
“This acquisition is a fantastic step in Wilo’s growth, and
reinforces our commitment to the North American market. Weil and
Scot are two strong brands that will help expand our sales channels
and customer base throughout the region. The manufacturing capacity
of Karak will enable us to further expand our ability to deliver
high-quality products that are made in the USA,” explains Gary
Mannus, President of Region Americas.
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Weil specializes in
manufacturing wastewater pumps and systems, and Scot
concentrates on the OEM end suction pump market for the
plastics, agricultural and chemical industries. Scot also
has a branch in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, which manufactures
marine pumps for the shipbuilding industry. For several
years, Karak Machine Corporation has served both Weil & Scot
as a manufacturer of essential pump components.
“The synergies of values and customer care with all of the
acquired companies are a natural fit with Wilo. We are
looking forward to our collaboration and mutual growth,”
says Tim Ruppert, President of Wilo USA.
The announcement was made during a luncheon for all
employees at the Cedarburg Cultural Center, on March 6,
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