FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Katie Oswald
PITTSBURGH, June 24, 2019 – Rawson/Industrial Controls, both leading distributors of instrumentation, valve, and control products, announced that they have signed a distribution partnership agreement with Forum® Energy Technologies’ (Forum) Valve Solutions business. The agreement enables Rawson/Industrial Controls to offer comprehensive valve and control solutions for a wide range of industries.
David Wilken, Vice President of Rawson/Industrial Controls, said the partnership will benefit new and existing customers by providing an unmatched mix of products, services, and support.
“Forum is a highly regarded brand that resonates with customers in the oil and gas, petrochemical, power, mining, biofuels, and other industries,” he added. “From ball and butterfly valves, to gate, globe, and check valves, this partnership will open doors and provide customers with greater access to proven, highly reliable products at competitive prices, backed by Rawson/Industrial Controls extensive product and industry knowledge.”
In partnership with Houston-based Forum, Rawson/Industrial Controls distribution network will add an array of valve solutions from leading brands, including ABZ™ Valves & Controls, Cooper® Valves, DSI® Valve, PBV® Valve, and Quadrant® Valve & Actuator.
Specializing in simple-to-complex valve and flow product solutions, Rawson/Industrial Controls provide complete, fully customized solutions that are designed to ensure accurate, consistent, and reliable flow measurement, regulation, and control processes. With this new partnership, Rawson/Industrial Controls can provide Forum products across its entire geography which stretches from the Gulf coast and Southeast to the Mid-Atlantic and Mid-West regions of the United States.
About Forum Energy Technologies
Forum Energy Technologies (NYSE: FET) is a global oilfield products company, serving the subsea, drilling, completion, and infrastructure sectors of the oil and natural gas industry. Forum’s products include highly engineered capital equipment, as well as products that are consumed in the drilling, well construction, production, and transportation of oil and natural gas. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Forum operates manufacturing and distribution facilities strategically located around the globe. For more information, visit F-E-T.com.
Since 1954, vast market knowledge, in combination with strong customer service relationships, has kept Rawson on the forefront of our customers’ needs. With an experienced and diverse technical staff, Rawson can aid in product selection as well as product development. Our goal is to partner with customers to help them develop innovative and sustainable solutions, and cut costs through technology, operations excellence and strong customer focus. We customize solutions to the needs of customers and vendors through strong, long-term relationships and close collaboration. These long-term relationships help us to establish formalized processes for each customer that lead to cost savings. Our value is also evident in the safety programs we offer to our customers. We don’t just respond to emergencies, we create systems to anticipate and eliminate them. For more information, please visit RawsonLP.com.
About Industrial Controls
Since 1976, Industrial Controls has led the industry in providing solutions for commercial HVAC, process control, industrial automation applications and industrial valves. With coverage in the Mid-Atlantic, Midwest, Southeast, New England and Northeast Texas, Industrial Controls backs a complete inventory of the industry’s finest products from the leading manufacturers, along with in-house engineering and design capabilities, technical consultation, assistance and support. Visit industrialcontrolsonline.com for more information.
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