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Parker Hannifin Acquires Aqua Pro

Parker Hannifin Corp., Cleveland, OH, a manufacturer of motion and control technology, has acquired Aqua Pro, Inc., a manufacturer of reverse osmosis filtration systems for military, commercial and pleasure marine applications. Aqua Pro sales for fiscal 2008 were $33 million. Results will be reported as a component of Parker's Industrial North America segment. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
 
With manufacturing centers in Gardena and San Fernando, California, Aqua Pro does business as Village Marine Tec and Offshore Marine Laboratories. Sales and service locations are located in California, Florida, Hawaii, Virginia, and Washington. The company sells to Original Equipment Manufacturers including boat and ship builders, independent distributors, U.S. military ...
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Parker Hannifin Corp., Cleveland, OH, a manufacturer of motion and control technology, has acquired Aqua Pro, Inc., a manufacturer of reverse osmosis filtration systems for military, commercial and pleasure marine applications. Aqua Pro sales for fiscal 2008 were $33 million. Results will be reported as a component of Parker’s Industrial North America segment. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
 
With manufacturing centers in Gardena and San Fernando, California, Aqua Pro does business as Village Marine Tec and Offshore Marine Laboratories. Sales and service locations are located in California, Florida, Hawaii, Virginia, and Washington. The company sells to Original Equipment Manufacturers including boat and ship builders, independent distributors, U.S. military branches and end users.
 
Expansion of the current business as well as additional applications in aerospace, biosciences, and industrial filtration will complement Parker’s existing products in growth markets,”said Peter Popoff, president of the Parker Filtration Group. “The water filtration and purification systems enable Parker to respond to one of the greatest challenges facing mankind, available potable water.”

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