MRO Magazine

Anvil International acquires Grinnell Grooved Mechanical products from Johnson Controls

August 2, 2017 | By MRO Magazine

Exeter, N.H.Anvil International, a leading North American manufacturer and supplier of products that connect, hang and support piping systems has announced that it has acquired the Grinnell Mechanical Product suite for the North American Mechanical business, including grooved couplings, fittings and valves, G-Press Systems, technical services and the Anniston, Alabama foundry. Johnson Controls will retain the Grinnell Fire Suppression business globally.

“This acquisition broadens our product portfolio, increases our design service capabilities, and brings us additional strength to our sales force,” said Dean Taylor, Vice President of Anvil International.  “Our team is very excited about bringing the industry the Gruvlok and Grinnell grooved combination.”

“We continue to look to expand our product offering and give our customers a choice of joining methods and products,” said Tom Fish, CEO of Anvil International. “This acquisition is a nice strategic fit for Anvil as we look to expand our business.”

Anvil International manufactures pipe fittings, pipe hangers and piping support systems. The company offers expertise and product solutions for a wide range of applications, from plumbing and mechanical, HVAC, industrial and fire protection, to mining and oil and gas.


For more information, visit


Stories continue below

Print this page