Jacksonville, Florida (PRWEB) January 24, 2014
Control Southern Mechanical Services has expanded into Florida after completing the acquisition of Southeast Valve, Inc.’s VR certified valve repair center in Jacksonville.
“The talented team of valve service professionals in Jacksonville will allow us to expand our local capabilities of full life cycle services for all industrial valves,” said Control Southern President Doug Turner. “We are proud to be able to bring our high quality service to an expanded territory with the addition of the Jacksonville facility.”
Southeast Valve, Inc. (SVI) has offered testing, repair, and certification of pressure relief, manual and automated valves in its Jacksonville facility for more than 40 years. Control Southern Mechanical Services will continue these offerings, including 24/7/365 shop and field service, manual and VR safety relief valve certifications, and retention of all shop personnel.
Control Southern Mechanical Services’ capabilities also include steam testing to 1500 psi, air, nitrogen, and water testing to 3000 psi, pressure seal steam isolation, field welding and machining, and repair of manual, electric, and pneumatic actuators. Two additional Mechanical Services facilities are located in Savannah and Macon, Georgia.
For 2 consecutive years, Control Southern has been named by the Atlanta Business Chronicle as one of the top 50 fastest growing private companies in Georgia. The strategic acquisition of SVI’s Jacksonville facility will allow Control Southern to significantly increase its regional territory to better serve its customers.
About Control Southern
Headquartered in Suwanee, Georgia, Control Southern has been a trusted automation partner for the process industries in the Southeast for more than 58 years. Its customer base spans multiple industries, including Pulp and Paper, Power, Chemical, Natural Gas, Textiles, Life Sciences, and Food and Beverage. Control Southern’s full range of offerings includes valves, instruments, associated services, and automation engineering. Control Southern was named one of the top 50 fastest growing private companies in Atlanta by the Atlanta Business Chronicle in 2012 and 2013. (Visit us online at http://www.controlsouthern.com).
SVI is an industrial valve reconditioning company that has served power generation, pulp & paper, utility, municipal, pharmaceutical, and chemical/petrochemical customers in the Southeast for over 40 years. Based in Charlotte, North Carolina, SVI’s satellite valve repair facilities are located in Wilmington, NC, Narrows, VA, and Mt. Vernon, IN. SVI, in conjunction with its sister company Controls Southeast, Inc., also offers custom machining, welding, fabrication, and heat exchanger/vessel repair. SVI holds PP, R, U, VR and NB certifications.