Ingersoll Rand Inc has completed the US$184 million acquisition of Tuthill Vacuum and Blower Systems, a division of Tuthill Corp.

Based in Springfield, Missouri, Tuthill Vacuum and Blower Systems operates under the tradenames MD Pneumatics and Kinney Vacuum Pumps. The business employs around 160 people and has annual revenues of approximately US$60 million.

“We welcome the MD Pneumatics and Kinney Vacuum Pumps team and the exceptional line of products, technologies and application expertise to the Ingersoll Rand family,” said Gary Gillespie, vice president and general manager of the Ingersoll Rand Industrial Technologies and Services (IT&S) Americas business. “With strong complementary technology and commercial opportunities, the MD Pneumatics and Kinney Vacuum products will offer our customers a diverse mix of critical flow solutions to address their specific needs and continue to accelerate Ingersoll Rand’s growth plans.”