ERIKS Acquires Industrial Rubber and Supply of Savannah, Inc.
Alkmaar, Netherlands March 9, 2012 - ERIKS, an international industrial service provider offering a wide range of high-quality mechanical engineering components, announces the acquisition of Industrial Rubber and Supply of Savannah, Inc. (IR&S). IR&S is a distributor of fabricated industrial rubber products and related services and is located in Savannah, Georgia, United States. IR&S' primary end markets are power generation and paper mills. IR&S generates an annual sales level of approx. USD 1.5 million with 5 employees. This acquisition will support Lewis-Goetz's efforts to increase its expansion joint business and will also expand its relationship with customers in the power generation and pulp and paper industries.
ERIKS was founded in 1940 in Alkmaar, Netherlands. Today, ERIKS is a leading provider of a wide range of high-quality mechanical engineering components and associated technical and logistics services. ERIKS Seals and Plastics, Inc., a United States division of ERIKS, focuses specifically on the sealing and custom plastics products and offers related technical and logistics services for the consumer products, food and beverage, heavy equipment manufacturing, oil and gas, pharmaceutical, power generation, semiconductor, transportation and the water and wastewater industries. ERIKS Seals and Plastics is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas and has additional locations in Wisconsin, Washington, California and Oklahoma. For more information on how ERIKS Seals and Plastics can help your organization, visit www.ERIKSUSA.com. ERIKS also has significant operations in the US flow market through its wholly owned subsidiaries, Rawson, Inc. (www.rawsonlp.com), Newdell, Inc. (www.newdellco.com) and Diamond Gear Company, Inc. (www.diamond-gear.com)