In 2013, KLINGER expanded their global reach by acquiring Advantage Technical Services, based in Baton Rouge, USA, and Baars, based in Johannesburg, South Africa. The acquisitions were made to strengthen KLINGER's position in fluid control supply to regional industrial hubs.
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KLINGER Group's strategic acquisitions of Advantage Technical Services and Baars have strengthened its position as a leader in the fluid control industry. Let's take a closer look at these two companies and their contributions to the KLINGER Group.
Advantage Technical Services: Now KLINGER Advantage
Originally founded in 2002 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Advantage Technical Services was a specialty valve distribution company that provided fluid control equipment and services to chemical and petro-chemical operators in the Gulf Coast area and throughout the US. Since becoming part of the KLINGER Group, Advantage Technical Services now operates under the name KLINGER Advantage. The company offers an extensive range of products, including ball, butterfly, plug, and piston valves, along with accessories and valve control solutions. KLINGER Advantage also provides valve repair services and offers devices such as actuators, solenoids, limit switches, and positioners. With the addition of KLINGER Advantage, KLINGER Group has expanded its expertise and capabilities in fluid control.
Baars: Focusing on Petro-Chemical and Mining Applications
Based in Johannesburg, South Africa, Baars joined the KLINGER Group in 2013, with a focus on petro-chemical and mining applications. Baars has an excellent reputation in its market, and its expertise and capabilities have been a valuable addition to the KLINGER Group. Baars offers fluid control equipment and services, including valves, actuators, and positioners, as well as engineering, installation, and maintenance services. With the acquisition of Baars, KLINGER Group has strengthened its presence in the African market and expanded its capabilities in fluid control for petro-chemical and mining applications.
In conclusion, KLINGER Group's acquisitions of Advantage Technical Services and Baars have reinforced its position as a leader in the fluid control industry. The addition of these two companies has expanded KLINGER Group's capabilities and expertise, enabling it to offer a wider range of products and services to customers worldwide.
KLINGER Advantage was founded as Advantage Technical Services in 2002
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