Acquisition allows SOR® to expand its temperature measurement offering across the process industry
Lenexa, KS, September 3, 2014 – SOR Inc. announced it has acquired SETEX Products LLC, headquartered in Beaumont, Texas, enabling SOR to strengthen its portfolio of temperature measurement solutions for the oil & gas, refining, chemical and power generation markets. SETEX will be a division of SOR Inc.
About SETEX Products
SETEX is a manufacturer of high quality thermowells, protection tubes and sample probes and is ISO 9001-2008 certified. The company is comprised of a skilled workforce with many years of thermowell manufacturing experience. Thermowells are tubular fittings used to protect temperature sensors installed in industrial processes.
Mike Waters, President and CEO of SOR commented, “The acquisition of SETEX positions SOR as one of the premier suppliers of temperature measurement products for the process industries. We remain committed to our strategy of providing engineered-to-order products with off-the-shelf speed, and SETEX’s focus on quality, short lead times and competitive market pricing is consistent with our vision. In addition, the SETEX facility furthers our presence in the important Gulf Coast market.”
Kevin Sourdellia, SETEX President said, “This acquisition will allow SETEX to become a part of SOR’s long-term strategy for growth. The additional operational and sales resources provided by SOR will allow us to be even more responsive and better able to support our valued customers.”
SOR is a global leader in the design and manufacture of measurement and control devices for oil & gas production, power generation, and the process industries. SOR manufactures a wide variety of electronic and mechanical instrumentation used for measuring pressure, level, temperature and flow; along with maintaining an engineering and design team capable of providing engineered-to-order systems and products when required. With headquarters in Lenexa, Kansas and regional offices in Houston, Beijing, London and Dubai, SOR supports a network of sales and service personnel capable of addressing customer requirements in any geographic market around the world.