Montreal, QUE — Wilo has reached an agreement to acquire Plad Equipment Ltd, which specializes in pumps and packaged pump systems for HVAC, boosting, firefighting, and irrigation applications.
“With this acquisition, Plad is strengthening Wilo‘s regional presence to meet local customer needs with locally manufactured products,“ explains Jeff Plaster, CEO/senior vice president of North America for Wilo USA LLC. “We also expand our customer base in the Canadian market to further serve their needs.”
Based in Montreal and Quebec City, Plad employs 43 people and offers pump repair and machining services.
“To have Plad Equipment join the Wilo group is an exceptional opportunity for our region,“ says Steffen Werner, managing director of Wilo Canada. “Their experience and expertise align extremely well with our organization and accelerate our strategy for long-term growth in Canada.”