April 15, 2013 – Charlotte, NC – Spiroflow Systems, Inc. announces the recent acquisition of the assets of Control & Metering of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. The company, known for their bulk material handling equipment, had filed for bankruptcy on March 20, 2013. Spiroflow Systems acquired all company assets on April 12, 2013.
Spiroflow Systems Chief Operating Officer Cary Moore, and Vice President of Sales & Marketing Mathias Lee concur, “We are excited about the ability to further solidify our position as the industry leading provider of material handling solutions with the addition of Control & Metering’s patented Bulk Bag Filling and Discharging technology. This, coupled with an expanded presence in Canada will allow us to broaden our sales, engineering, manufacturing and services capabilities for our continually growing global customer base.”
Spiroflow Systems will open operations in the Toronto area under the name “Control & Metering, A Spiroflow Company.” Spiroflow hopes to retain key company personnel to ensure a seamless transition for both companies’ customers.
For over 40 years, Spiroflow has designed, engineered and manufactured its industry leading line of material handling solutions. A worldwide supplier of powder handling engineering and equipment, Spiroflow offers the industry’s most comprehensive line of mechanical conveying equipment with a wide range of standard and custom options for both small and large volume users. Products include bulk bag dischargers and fillers, flexible screw, aero mechanical, tubular cable drag, tubular chain drag and pneumatic conveyors, box, sack and drum dump stations, and the ‘Pacepacker’ range of automatic packing, pick and place and robotic palletizing solutions.
Primary markets include the industrial, chemical, plastics, minerals, cement, food, dairy, snack food, confectionary, beverage, pet food, pharmaceutical, packaging, water treatment, environmental, waste, and recycling. To learn more about Spiroflow, visit www.spiroflowsystems.com. For more information about Control & Metering, visit www.controlandmetering.com.