2012 in review: Pump mergers & acquisitions

With 2012 behind us, we've put together a list of 12 acquisitions that took place within the pump industry during the year – one for each month.

January 2012

Sulzer seals Hidrotecar purchase

February 2012

KSB acquires Danish pump maker Smedegaard

March 2012

Dover to acquire Maag Group

April 2012

DXP Enterprises makes three pump acquisitions

May 2012

Best PumpWorks buys American Pump Technology

June 2012

PSV Holdings to sell pump business to WPIL

July 2012

HMS Group to buy German pump maker Apollo Goessnitz

August 2012

National Oilwell Varco to acquire Robbins & Myers

September 2012

Pentair to merge with Tyco’s Flow Control business

October 2012

Xylem expands in dewatering with Heartland Pump Rental acquisition

November 2012

ITT seals Bornemann Pumps purchase

December 2012

Hamilton Sundstrand Industrial business rebranded as Neodyne Industries

There'll be a complete listing and analysis of 2012’s pump-related merger and acquisition activity in the January and February 2013 issues of Pump Industry Analyst newsletter.