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Caterpillar acquires Weir Oil & Gas

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Caterpillar has signed an agreement to acquire the Oil & Gas Division of the Weir Group PLC, a Scotland-based global engineering business.

Headquartered near Fort Worth, Texas, Weir Oil & Gas produces a full line of pumps, flow iron, consumable parts, wellhead and pressure control products that are serviced via an extensive global network of service centers located near customer operations.

"Combining Weir Oil & Gas's established pressure pumping and pressure control portfolio with Cat's engines and transmissions enables us to create additional value for customers," said Joe Creed, Vice President of Caterpillar's Oil & Gas and Marine Division. "This acquisition will expand our offerings to one of the broadest product lines in the well service industry." 

The transaction includes more than 40 Weir Oil & Gas manufacturing and services locations and approximately 2,000 employees.

"We are pleased to have reached this agreement. Caterpillar is a great new home for Weir Oil & Gas, its world-class people, products and services," said Jon Stanton, Weir Group CEO. "It will enable Weir Oil & Gas to continue to flourish, ensuring the business remains at the forefront of innovation and customer service in the future." 

Company info

100 North East Adams Street
Peoria, IL
US, 61629

Website:
cat.com

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7711 Weir Way
Fort Worth, TX
US, 76108

Website:
global.weir/industries/oil-and-gas

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