Emerson (NYSE: EMR), St. Louis, MO, has acquired Advanced Engineering Valves (A.E. Valves), maker of valve technology that helps LNG customers operate more efficiently. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The acquisition broadens Emerson’s valve portfolio and supports its Main Valve Partner initiative to be the “premier supplier of final control solutions for the LNG industry,” the company said in a statemtent announcing the deal. It also complements Emerson’s Vanessa triple-offset valve range to create a single technology leader for process isolation in critical cryogenic and severe service applications, the company said.