Pump Solutions Group (PSG), a business unit within Dover Corp. announced that it opened a new manufacturing facility in Shanghai, China, on Nov. 1, 2012. The 11,000-sq-meter facility, located in the Shanghai suburb of Lingang, re-affirms PSG’s commitment to the Chinese and Asia-Pacific markets.
“Helping our customers optimize their operations is a top priority for PSG Shanghai and this new manufacturing facility will go a long way toward streamlining their operations in terms of pump supply and delivery, distributor and end-user training, the availability of hands-on technical expertise and improved customer service and after-sale support—all in the same time zone,” said Dave Wang, vice president of sales and business development, Asia-Pacific.
The state-of-the-art facility includes pump manufacturing and testing, a hydraulic lab for on-site product testing, a 30-seat training room for instruction and education and a product showroom where visitors can observe how PSG Shanghai products are manufactured and operate. Benefits to PSG’s customers in China and Asia-Pacific will include local technical experience, improved customer service response, enhanced training opportunities, as well as reduced delivery times.
“We were extremely proud of the grand opening of this new PSG Shanghai manufacturing facility in Lingang, which will be the cornerstone for our operations in Asia,” said Dean Douglas, president of PSG. “This represents a significant investment in the global growth of the PSG brand and illustrates our commitment to the expansion of our operations in the crucial Chinese and Asia-Pacific regions.”