Pentair plans JV in Saudi Arabia

“We are committed to local manufacturing in this region, which not only creates jobs and economic benefits, but offers greater efficiencies for customers and opportunities for collaboration,” said Ramesh Nuggihalli, vice president and managing director for Pentair in the Middle East.

“We are pleased to be further extending our relationships with Pentair,” said Sulaiman Alrumaih, vice president of Power and Industrial for the Ali Abdullah Al Tamimi. “Our combined strength will help serve the growing needs of the energy and water sectors. Pentair’s proven operating processes are an excellent foundation to accelerate a strong manufacturing base in the Kingdom.”

Pentair currently has more than 1200 employees in Saudi Arabia/Middle East, including manufacturing and office facilities.