SOR Controls Group Acquires Pyragon, Inc. – Expanding Product Portfolio and Market Presence

LENEXA, KS – (November 27, 2023) – SOR Controls Group, a provider of mechanical and electronics instrumentation for pressure, temperature, level, and flow measurement, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Pyragon, Inc., a manufacturer of industrial temperature transmitters, signal isolators, signal conditioners, alarm trip devices, and custom OEM designs. Pyragon is also known for providing form, fit and functional replacements for obsolete products in the nuclear industry.

The strategic acquisition of Pyragon, Inc. (Rochester, New York) is a milestone in SOR Control Group’s continued growth and commitment to enhancing its product portfolio and market presence. The combination of SOR’s decades of experience in the measurement and control industry and Pyragon’s engineered solutions will result in more comprehensive offerings for our customers in a variety of industries.

Key highlights of the acquisition:

  1. Expanded Product Portfolio: The acquisition of Pyragon, Inc, enriches SOR Control Group’s product range, now including additional temperature transmitters, signal isolators, signal conditioners and alarm trip devices. Customers will benefit from more instrumentation options.
  2. Expanded Expertise in the Nuclear Industry: SOR has provided nuclear qualified products to the industry since 1982. Pyragon Inc.’s proficiency in providing form, fit and functional replacements for obsolete products in the nuclear industry aligns with SOR’s commitment to serving this critical sector. This strategic move enhances the company’s position as a highly regarded and dependable partner for nuclear industry applications.
  3. Synergy and Innovation: The combination of SOR Controls Group’s well-established engineered to order reputation and Pyragon’s bespoke solutions will lead to enhanced R&D capabilities and the development of new products.

“SOR Controls Group is excited to welcome Pyragon, Inc. to our family of brands”, said Mike Taylor, SOR Chief Financial Officer. “By joining forces with Pyragon, we are reinforcing our commitment to providing enhanced technology options to our valued customers”.

Pyragon Owner Tom Crumlish added, “We are pleased to join forces with SOR Controls Group. Both organizations match culturally and have similar values of providing engineered products to match customers’ specific needs quickly and efficiently.”

About SOR Controls Group

SOR Controls Group is a global leader in the design and manufacture of measurement and control devices under the brands of SOR Measurement and Control, SSi Temperature Sensors and SENSOR Sampling Systems. SOR Controls Group actively serves all sectors of the process industry with particular strengths in the oil & gas, petrochemical, chemical, and power segments. We also maintain an engineering and design team capable of providing engineered-to-order systems and products as required.

With manufacturing locations in Lenexa, Kansas, and Houston, Texas, and regional offices in Beijing, Dubai, and Chennai, SOR Controls Group supports a network of sales and service personnel capable of addressing customer requirements in any geographic region around the world.