Emerson Completes Purchase of Aventics
Emerson has completed the purchase of Aventics, a global smart pneumatics technologies that power machine and factory automation applications company. The acquisition is expected to expand the company’s reach in the growing $13 billion fluid automation market and solidify Emerson’s automation technology presence in Europe.
Aventics complements Emerson’s capabilities and solutions in key discrete and hybrid automation markets. It also creates one of the broadest portfolios of fluid control and pneumatic devices that incorporate sensing and monitoring capabilities to improve system uptime and performance, enhance safety and optimize energy usage.
Aventics has approximately 2,100 employees globally (with central offices in Laatzen, Germany) with five manufacturing locations.