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ECI Expands with Industrial Pumps Acquisition

February 18, 2021
ECI has acquired Pittsburgh Process Equipment Company. The acquisition creates a new Pumps Solutions business unit for ECI and an expanded product and service portfolio benefiting customers throughout western Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia.
“We are excited to welcome the PPEC team, customers and pump manufactures to the ECI community,” stated Dan Smith, ECI President and CEO. “This talented team, extensive line of pumps and service expertise are now accessible through ECI, creating an even broader portfolio of solutions available through a single source.”
PPEC is an industrial pumps representative and service provider with more than 55 years of experience serving customers in a range of industries across the region. The PPEC team will be joining ECI’s operations in Monessen, PA.
The pump brands that are now part of ECI’s product portfolio include Barnes, Blackmer, CAT Pumps, Deming, Ebara, FTI, Griswold, Grundfos, Wilden and many others.
“There are many synergies between our organizations and the addition of the PPEC team and their principles to the ECI community is part of our commitment to delivering successful outcomes for our customers,” Smith continued. “We can now deliver pump solutions with the top brands and same high level of expertise and service responsiveness that our customers expect from ECI for process control and industrial automation solutions.
ECI is committed to delivering innovative solutions, industry expertise, best-in-class products and services, and single source accountability.
About ECI
ECI specializes in process control and industrial automation products and solutions for manufacturing and process customers in the oil and gas, chemical, power, food and beverage, mining and metals, life sciences, pulp and paper, refining, petrochemical, OEM and nuclear industries. In addition, as an Emerson Impact Partner, ECI provides engineering, site support and training services for customers. Founded on the principles of product quality, reliability and safety, ECI offers unmatched product and service solutions designed to meet specific customer needs. ECI is an ISO 9001:2015 registered company and employs more than 250 professionals at several locations across Western Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Ohio and Western Maryland. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette honored ECI with an eighth consecutive Top Workplace Award in 2020. For more information, call 724.746.3700 or visit