Flowserve Expands Quick Response Center in Boothwyn, Pennsylvania
Facility helps customers reduce costs, extend equipment life
DALLAS, April 21, 2009 -- Flowserve Corporation (NYSE:FLS), a leading provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, announced the expansion of its valve Quick Response Center (QRC) located in Boothwyn, Pennsylvania.
The Boothwyn QRC services the entire Flowserve portfolio of control valves and positioners, including Valtek, Kammer and Logix. The site also services control valves made by other manufacturers.
The QRC has 21,500 square feet of industrial and office space and serves the eastern United States, including: Ohio, Maine, North Carolina, South Carolina, Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Hampshire, Maryland, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, West Virginia and Virginia. Other services include field service and repair, testing, machining and assembly.
"Expanding the QRC in this region demonstrates our continued commitment to providing superior, local services to our eastern region customers," said John Lenander, Vice President and General Manager, Flowserve Flow Control Division. "This state-of-the-art facility will allow our customers to reduce lifecycle costs, extend equipment life and maximize reliability."
Flowserve's Quick Response Centers (QRC) are maintenance, repair and manufacturing facilities strategically located throughout the world to provide customers with local support to help improve reliability of their rotating equipment. They offer personal service, expertise and responsiveness to keep customers’ equipment operating at peak performance.
About Flowserve Corp.
Flowserve Corp. is one of the world’s leading providers of fluid motion and control products and services. Operating in more than 55 countries, the company produces engineered and industrial pumps, seals and valves as well as a range of related flow management services. More information about Flowserve can be obtained by visiting the company’s Web site at www.flowserve.com.
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