PT Group Acquires SP Gears

Marinelink.com
Wednesday, May 01, 2013

The PT Group, headed by Chris Oswald, announced the acquisition of SP Gears, a British specialist gear manufacturer, based in Orpington, Kent.

The company, which was established in 1916, has an international reputation for its excellent quality and fast response to customer needs. Now under the guidance of MD Greg Jenkins, SP Gears provides products for clients across the valve, nuclear, rail, marine and automotive industries. As part of its impressive quality standards, SP Gears has nuclear accreditation, enabling it to service customers in the nuclear new build and refurbishment sectors.

The Precision Technology Group specializes in creating innovative technology for motion with manufacturing, service and supply businesses located in the USA, Great Britain and Australia. With the acquisition of SP Gears, the PT Group now comprises four companies; Precision Technology USA Inc, manufacturer and supplier of industrial and defense high performance electro-mechanical actuators; Hypac Pty Ltd, an Australian manufacturer of hydraulics systems used in marine applications, including a unique range of light weight deck machinery for fast commercial and leisure vessels, and of presses used in wine production and other commercial applications; and Seaway Powell Marine Ltd, the British-based designer and manufacturer hydraulic equipment and deck gear for sailboats, powerboats, superyachts and commercial craft. 
 

Maritime Reporter June 2014 Digital Edition
FREE Maritime Reporter Subscription
Latest Maritime News    rss feeds

People & Company News

China Shipyards Bag the Week's Ocean-going Newbuild Orders

Reported ordering this week has been exclusively focussed on the Chinese yards, says Clarkson Hellas in their latest 'S&P Weekly Bulletin'. Dry bulk carriers COSCO

USNS Ship Rescues Nine in Gulf of Oman

'USNS Richard E. Byrd' (T-AKE 4), a Lewis and Clark-class dry cargo ship, rescued 9 crew members from a Yemeni-flagged cargo vessel 'Asaed' that had lost power,

Scorpio Tankers Report Q2, 1H 2014 Profit Slip

Scorpio Tankers Inc. has reported its results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014. Highlights excerpted here as follows: Results for the three months ended June 30,

Marine Equipment

MTN Lands Cruise Line SatCom Contracts

MTN Communications (MTN) says that three cruise operators around the world have selected the company for its passenger, crew, corporate communications and content services.

Cummins Reports Revenue Jump in Q2 2014

Cummins Inc. reported its results for the second quarter of 2014. According to the report, second quarter revenue of $4.8 billion increased 7 percent from the same quarter in 2013.

Master Marine Delivers Z Drive Towboat

Master Marine, Inc. delivered its first 2,000 hp Z Drive inland river towboat last month. The towboat represents the first vessel (Entech Design) of this series by the yard.

Mergers & Acquisitions

Braemar Completes Merger with ACM Shipping

Braemar Shipping Services plc has completed the merger with ACM Shipping Group Plc (‘ACM’). ACM will merge with Braemar Seascope, the shipbroking division of Braemar Shipping Services,

LNG to Acquire Bear Head LNG Project in Canada for US$11 mi

Liquefied Natural Gas Limited today announced that it has significantly expanded its presence in the North American Liquefied NaturalGas (LNG) sector by signing

Exxon eyes expanding Texas refinery

Exxon Mobil Corp is considering a multi-billion-dollar plan to expand its Beaumont, Texas, refinery into the country's largest, the first major refining investment of the U.

 
 
Maritime Careers / Shipboard Positions Maritime Contracts Maritime Standards Naval Architecture Offshore Oil Pipelines Pod Propulsion Port Authority Ship Electronics Shipbuilding / Vessel Construction
rss | archive | history | articles | privacy | terms and conditions | contributors | top maritime news | about us | copyright | maritime magazines
maritime security news | shipbuilding news | maritime industry | shipping news | maritime reporting | workboats news | ship design | maritime business

Time taken: 0.1384 sec (7 req/sec)