Acquisition Strategy

Watts Water continues to grow through acquisitions, demonstrating our commitment to providing a growing number of high-quality solutions for residential, industrial, municipal, and commercial markets. To that end, our disciplined acquisition strategy focuses on three types of companies:

  • Innovative companies with important new technologies
  • Mid-size companies that support our current businesses
  • Large acquisitions that open up major opportunities

Acquisitions Timeline

2016

  • Watts Korea PVI Industries

2015

  • Apex Valves Limited

2014

  • AERCO International, Inc.

2012

  • tekmar Control Systems

2011

  • Danfoss Socla S.A.S. (Socla)

2010

  • Blue Ridge Atlantic Enterprises (BRAE)

2008

  • BLÜCHER Metal A/S

2007

  • Topway Global, Inc.

2006

  • Black Teknigas Limited
  • Kim Olofsson Safe Corporation AB
  • Calflex Brand
  • ATS Expansion Group
  • Changsha Valve Works

2005

  • Core Industries Inc.(FEBCO, Mueller Steam Specialties, and Polyjet)
  • Dormont Manufacturing Company
  • Electro Controls Ltd.
  • Alamo Water Refiners, Inc.
  • Microflex N.V.
  • Flexflow Tubing LLP
  • Savard Plumbing Company Brand
  • Sea Tech, Inc.
  • HF Scientific, Inc.

2004

  • TEAM Precision Pipe Work Ltd.
  • McCoy Enterprises, Inc. (Orion Fittings, Flosafe, and Laboratory Enterprises)
  • Flowmatic Systems, Inc.

2003

  • Martin Orgee UK Ltd.
  • Giuliani Anello S.r.l.

2002

  • Cheng Guan Metal Hose Factory
  • Hunter Innovations, Inc.
  • ADEV Electronics SA
  • F&R Foerster and Rothmann GmbH

2001

  • Fimet S.r.l.
  • Premier Manufactured Systems
  • Powers Process Controls
  • Dumser Metallbau GmbH

2000

  • Spacemaker Co.
  • Heatway (Watts Radiant)

1999

  • Cazzaniga S.p.A.

1997

  • Ames Co.

1996

  • Etablissements Trubert S.A. (Watts Eurotherm)
  • Artec GmbH

1995

  • Anderson-Barrows
  • Tianjin Tanggu Watts Valve Company, Ltd.
  • Jameco Industries, Inc. (Watts Brass & Tubular)

1994

  • Enpoco
  • LeHage Industries, Inc. (Watts Drainage)

1993

  • Intermes Group
  • Waletzko GmbH

1991

  • SFR (Watts Eurotherm)

1989

  • Taras Valve
  • Epps Mfg., Ltd.

1988

  • Ocean B.V.
  • Flippen Float Valves

1987

  • Muesco Valve Company (Watts ACV)
  • Prier Frost-Proof Hydrants

1874

  • Watts Regulator Company - Founded