Member News: Acquisitions at ROSS Controls, Kraft Fluid Systems

NFPA Member Company News

NFPA member news is designed to inform members of key industry updates in quick, bite-sized posts that provide only the most important information. This week’s updates come from ROSS Controls and Kraft Fluid Systems.

Ross Controls logo ROSS Controls announced its acquisition of the Industrial Division of Automatic Valve earlier this month. ROSS Controls, an ISO-certified manufacturer established in 1921 and headquartered in Troy, Michigan, designs and manufactures pneumatic valves, control systems, fluid power safety solutions, and poppet valve technology. Automatic Valve is also ISO certified and was started in 1945. Its facility in Novi, Michigan manufactures pneumatic industrial valves for various applications in industrial automation, automotive, and process control. The acquisition will enable ROSS to expand more into the process, power generation, and mobile transportation industries.

Read the full release here.


Kraft Fluid Systems logo Kraft Fluid Systems Inc. recently acquired Cedarburg, Wisconsin-based Dynacom Inc., expanding the company’s reach in the Midwest and increasing the sales and service territory it 12 states. Kraft Fluid Systems specializes in mobile hydraulics, while Dynacom is a hydraulic sales and service company that focuses on final drives and custom gearing. Moving forward, Kraft Fluid Systems plans to have a dedicated sales office and staff for Wisconsin mobile machinery OEM companies, many of which had worked with Dynacom.

Read the full release here.


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