Distributor of flow control and fluid handling equipment and products

Flow Control Group
Company Overview

Largest independent specialty flow control and fluid handling distribution platform in North America, servicing more than 10,000 customers and 2,000 suppliers.



January 2019


Charlotte, NC


Current Investment

Add–On Investments Completed

CPE Systems Inc.  logo

CPE Systems Inc. : Provider of pumps, hoses, fittings, valves and heat exchangers

CB Pacific logo

CB Pacific: creates hardware, software and industrial automation products centered around making plants run more efficiently

AutomaTech logo

AutomaTech: one of the largest Industrial Automation Software Resellers in North America

Preston Phipps logo

Preston Phipps: distributes products for steam, air, hot water, and ventilation systems and laboratory equipment for the commercial, industrial and institutional markets in Canada.

Magnatex logo

Magnatex: installed in thousands of plants worldwide handling a wide variety of tough pumping challenges. Magnatex pumps handle everything from recovery solvents to heat transfer fluids, viscous liquids, acids, bases, toxic or noxious liquids, and high purity fluids.

Cimtec logo

Cimtec: one of the industry's largest, most progressive, responsive and trusted providers of automation solutions.

Bolton logo

Bolton: an industrial distributor of Pumps, Pump Repair Parts, and related Industrial Pumping Equipment.

Turn-key Controls logo

Turn-key Controls: an industry leader in control systems design, PLC programming, SCADA/HMI systems integration, DCS systems integration, industrial networks and control panel manufacturing.

Advantage Industrial Automation logo

Advantage Industrial Automation: provides automation solutions to industrial users, OEMs and system integrators that help to increase productivity and quality, reduce downtime, save energy or provide a safer work place.

Compressor World logo

Compressor World: e-commerce industrial sales company focused on selling a large variety of different air compressor brands, vacuum pumps and related accessories.

Applied Systems Technologies logo

Applied Systems Technologies: Distributor of proprietary aluminum compressed air piping systems and solutions.

Add–On Acquisition Interests

  • Distributors of air compression, dehydration, filtration and purification equipment
  • Providers of instrumentation, measurement, pumps and control products
  • Suppliers of valves, actuators, sealing, tubing and hose products