Acquisition of leading provider of pumps, heat exchangers, gas compressors and first class service and repairs furthers OTC’s expansion into the New England Area.
COLUMBUS, Ohio — December 17, 2021 — Ohio Transmission Corporation (OTC), an industrial equipment service provider and distributor headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, today announced the acquisition of Diversified Pump, a leading provider of pumps, heat exchangers, gas compressors and first class service and repair to industrial customers throughout the New England Area. TP Pump will operate under OTC’s Pump Motor Technologies Segment.
Headquartered in Brentwood, NH, Diversified Pump has ten employees that provide sales and service for all types of pumps, compressors, vacuum pumps, mechanical seals and unlimited systems capabilities in the six-state New England region.
“The acquisition of Diversified Pump further expands our regional footprint up the east coast and into the New England area,” said Chip Toth, OTC Segment President of the Pump ∙ Motor ∙ Technologies Segment. “We knew that Diversified Pump shared our commitment to be the best service provider after learning of the team’s extensive design, engineering and repair capabilities, along with their 24/7 emergency service. We are excited to bring them on board.”
“Joining OTC will enhance our service capabilities throughout New England,” said Bill MacLeod, Vice President of Diversified Pump. “Diversified Pump will now have access to a number of state-of-the-art service shops within the OTC family, with no limitation to the size or scope of job. Diversified Pump will also gain system design and manufacturing capabilities with state-of-the-art system manufacturing shops. Joining the OTC family will give us access to more inventory, allowing us to offer our customers better lead times. We have been a leader in several NE industrial markets and this merge enhances our capabilities.”
With this acquisition, Ohio Transmission Corporation now has over 60 locations throughout the United States, along with nearly 40 service shops. The addition of Diversified Pump associates expands Ohio Transmission Corporation’s workforce to about 1600 employees.
To learn more about Diversified Pump visit the company website http://diversifiedpump.com/.
About Ohio Transmission Corporation
Established in 1963, Ohio Transmission Corporation (OTC), https://otcindustrial.com, is one of the largest industrial distributors and service providers in the United States. OTC provides expert solutions for industrial motion control, factory automation, fluid power, pumping systems, spray finishing, power transmission, and compressed air systems. OTC operates a broad geographical footprint and delivers value to customers through its primary operating brands and divisions including OTP Industrial Solutions, AAP Automation, Air Technologies, Advanced Industrial Products, Buckeye Pumps, C&C Industrial Sales, Compressed Air Systems, Contrast Equipment, Crimson Electric, Critical Rental Solutions, Filter and Coating Technology, Furey Filter and Pump, IDG Compressor, Industrial Process Equipment Group, JCI Industries, Keller Electrical, Laron, Midway Industrial Supply, Ohlheiser, PK Controls, Pumps, Parts & Service (PP&S), PumpTek, PSI Engineering, Tape Industrial Sales, TP Pump, and Tri-Power MPT.
The OTC business is focused into four key segments:
Pump Motor Technologies, Air Supply Group, Filtration, Dispensing & Finishing, and Industrial Product Group.
About Diversified Pump
Bill MacLeod and John Gezzer have owned Diversified Pump and Compressor for more than 15 years. Both worked for Diversified Pump under the previous ownership for 15 years prior to acquiring the business in 2004.
“We specialize in hard-to-handle applications such as corrosives, toxic and high temperature fluids as well as fluids containing high-solid loads,” said John, “but we can also handle more common applications as well.” Diversified also works with process gases, mechanical seals, vacuum pumps, metering pumps and heat exchangers.
“Since the beginning we have represented Durco Pumps,” explained Bill. Today, Diversified Pump continues to represent Flowserve when Durco was acquired that company. They also represent a wide line of premier process pumps, gas compressors and heat exchangers, such as Sundyne, Seepex, Milton Roy, Paul Mueller and others.