Pentair has announced its next-generation Aurora IntelliBoost constant-pressure variable-speed booster system, featuring new elements to efficiently manage complex water systems in commercial, industrial and municipal buildings. The innovative IntelliBoost is specifically tailored to freshwater applications and offers the state-of-the-art Pentair Variable Frequency Drive for each pump. In addition, a programmable logic controller (PLC) with a proportional integral derivative (PID) loop can stage up to four pumps, based on the pressure and flow needs of the building.
Pentair has unveiled a new branding initiative in which current brands will become product lines under the Pentair umbrella. Focusing on a united, universal brand enables Pentair to increase marketing and promotional support for customers, as well as solidify its commitment to providing on-time delivery of high-quality, competitively priced product solutions.
Pentair Inc. and Tyco International Ltd. have announced a definitive agreement to combine Tyco’s flow control business (Tyco Flow) with Pentair in a tax-free, all-stock merger. The transaction values Tyco Flow at approximately $4.9 billion, including assumed net debt and minority interest. Upon completion of the transaction, which has been unanimously approved by the boards of both companies, Tyco shareholders will own approximately 52.5% of the combined company, and Pentair shareholders will own approximately 47.5%.