August 4, 2014 – Columbus, OH – Columbus, OH-based FCX Performance, Inc. (“FCX”), a leading distributor of process flow control products and value-added services, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Corrosion Fluid Products, Corp. (“CFP”).  Based in Farmington Hills, MI, CFP is a regional distributor of pumps, valves, FRP fiberglass and specialty lined pipe, hose & fittings to the process markets from 8 branch distribution centers located across the Midwest.

“We are excited to welcome the dedicated employees, customers and vendors of Corrosion Fluid Products to FCX Performance”, said Charles D. Hale, President of FCX Performance, Inc.  “Joe Andronaco and his staff have built a quality organization that is well-recognized by customers and vendors alike.  By combining the strengths of FCX and CFP, FCX Performance will be the leading supplier of highly-technical, mission critical flow control products to the Midwestern markets jointly served by both companies.”

The combination of FCX and CFP’s strong vendor relationships; over 400 highly-trained sales, technical support and service & repair professionals; broad flow/fluid control product offering; complete lifecycle service offering; 33 sales & distribution locations and strategically located inventory, make FCX a formidable competitor in the flow control distribution market.  Hale further added “that the two companies have very similar cultures that emphasize customer service, vendor relationships and a focus on providing long-term, career growth opportunities for our associates”