ITT Fluid Technology Opens New Office In China
MIDLAND PARK, N.J., Nov. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- ITT Flygt, a division of ITT
Fluid Technology Corporation, has established a new sales office in Shanghai
to serve China's rapidly growing demand for modernizing and environmentally
sound wastewater handling, drainage and irrigation systems.
Christer Svensson, Managing Director of ITT Flygt in China, said,
"Following the establishment of our joint venture production facility in
Shenyang last year, this move furthers our commitment to this fast-changing
market, and goes hand-and-hand with China's environmental ambitions."
ITT Flygt designs and manufactures submersible pumps, mixers and systems
that serve a broad range of applications in China and around the world: from
controlling urban flooding and treating wastewater, to irrigating crops and
Fulfilling more than 2,000 submersible pump orders for China in 1996, ITT
Flygt is by far the country's largest international supplier of these devices.
ITT Flygt's network in Asia also includes recently opened operations in
Vietnam, Hong Kong and Singapore. The company will operate in China under the
name ITT Feili.
ITT Flygt AB is one of the world's leading manufacturers of submersible
pumps, mixers, and systems for wastewater handling, drainage and irrigation.
The company employs approximately 3,700 employees and is represented in over
100 countries worldwide. Its 1995 sales totaled nearly USD 600 million.
ITT Flygt is a division of ITT Fluid Technology Corp., one of the world's
largest manufacturers of products, systems and services for the movement,
measurement and control of fluid. The company's pumps, valves, heat
exchangers, mixers, instruments and controls are used by governments, property
owners, and industry in more than 100 countries. ITT Fluid Technology Corp.
is a business unit of ITT Industries, a leading worldwide diversified
manufacturing company. ITT Industries' stock (NYSE: IIN) is traded on the
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