**Important Information About Gevalco**
Automation Technology, Inc., a leading manufacturer of valve automation products and solutions, has acquired Gevalco, which specializes in pipeline valve automation. Gevalco has been in business for sixteen years and has successfully built a brand name for customer service, unique valve automation solutions, and a focus on ensuring pipeline safety in the community.
Specifically, Gevalco markets and manufactures valve actuators (severe service), line-break control systems, hydraulic power units, station bypass, and emergency shutdown systems.
Automation Technology, Inc. will now be able to offer a more complete range of valve automation products and solutions.
ATI CEO Cooper Etheridge commented, “While ATI has primarily addressed the needs of industrial facilities, the addition of Gevalco will allow us to also address the needs of the energy transportation industry. Natural gas pipelines require the type of flow control solutions that Gevalco provides and we believe that sector is growing.”
Gevalco president and valve automation expert, Dave Wheatley, will join ATI as its new Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Etheridge notes, “We are honored to have someone with so much industry experience join our team.”
Gevalco – Pipeline Valve Automation
Gevalco has for many years, specialized in providing customized control solutions to the pipeline industry. Gevalco has developed a wide range of proven components, which can be applied to implement any valve automation control strategy. Many customers have standardized on the Gevalco automatic linebreak, station bypass, and remote electric control systems provided by Gevalco because of the reliability, simplicity, and competitive cost.
Gevalco is organized to provide personalized customer service to meet our customer’s exact requirements. This includes providing a wide range of services, such as, on-site start-up, actuator reconditioning, and control upgrades for all brands of gas and gas-hydraulic actuators.