Quincy Compressor to Acquire Compressed Air Assets of Texas Distributors
BAY MINETTE, Ala., April 15, 2014 – Quincy Compressor has agreed to acquire the compressor related assets of National Pump & Compressor’s (NPC) and the assets of McKenzie Compressed Air both with multiple locations in Texas. Recent developments in the Texas and Alabama markets provided Quincy an opportunity to incorporate the assets of these two strong distributors into its business.
“Quincy customers in Texas and Alabama can rely on the direct stores in nine locations primarily in Dallas, Houston, San Antonio and Mobile,” said John Thompson, President Quincy Compressor. “With NPC and McKenzie exiting the market, we plan to build on the successes of these companies, strengthen our brand presence and continue to bring high quality products and services to our customers.”
About 125 employees in a variety of sales and service roles joined Quincy Compressor from NPC and McKenzie. The acquired branches now form Quincy’s direct sales and service centers in Texas, which ranks as one of the largest and most rapidly growing economies in the United States. As a key industrial and manufacturing hub of the American economy, it serves a broad range of manufacturing sectors including oil and gas, energy, chemical and general industry.
Headquartered in Bay Minette, Alabama, Quincy Compressor is a leading designer and manufacturer of reciprocating and rotary screw air compressors, from one-third to 350 horsepower; vacuum pumps and a full line of air treatment components. Quincy also operates facilities in Quincy, Illinois and in Kunshan, China with more than 600 employees worldwide. Its products are sold through multiple channels, including a network of distributors, commercial retailers, online and company-owned stores.
About Quincy Compressor: Quincy Compressor is a leading designer and manufacturer of reciprocating and rotary screw air compressors, vacuum pumps and a full line of air treatment components. In business since 1920, Quincy has built its reputation on quality and rugged reliability, building tough air compressors for the most demanding applications. For more information, visit quincycompressor.com.