EMERSON AGREES TO PURCHASE VIRGO VALVES AND CONTROLS, LTD
Strengthens Emerson Process Management's presence in oil & gas industry
(September 24, 2013)
– Emerson (NYSE:EMR), announced it has signed an agreement to purchase Virgo Valves and Controls, LTD, a leading manufacturer of ball valves and automation systems based in Pune, India.
A privately held company, Virgo serves diverse markets worldwide, including the oil and gas, power and mining industries. In addition to ball valves, Virgo also manufactures high performance butterfly valves and severe-service valves for critical applications. Virgo will operate within Emerson Process Management's final controls business, serving customers in the energy and process-related industries.
Emerson is committed to excellence. As an international leaders in the valve industry, Virgo Valves invests in sophisticated manufacturing and testing infrastructure and adheres to stringent quality management systems. Our uncompromising commitment and a single point of control results in high-quality, cost-effective products.
Virgo Valves continues to improve our performance through the use of innovative technologies, perfect execution principles, and promoting safety and quality among our employees. As a business unit of Emerson Process Management, you can except the same stability and longevity from Virgo Valves you have come to rely on from Emerson.
All Virgo Valves are produced in conformance with API and BS requirements. Our manufacturing facilities and products are licensed with API and we hold other prestigious certifications such as ISO 9001-2000, CE, SIL3, GOST and ATEX. Our passion for innovation ensures your valves meet or exceed standards.