Filtration System Companies

Donaldson to acquire Northern Technical LLC

Posted on August 14, 2014

Donaldson Co. Inc.’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Donaldson Europe BVBA – UAE Branch, has entered into an agreement to acquire Northern Technical LLC, a manufacturer of gas turbine inlet air filtration systems and replacement filters.

The acquisition is expected to close in September, subject to normal closing conditions. Other terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

Northern Technical, based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, is one of the Middle East's largest manufacturers of gas turbine air filter intake systems, with 2014 sales forecasted to be approximately US$22 million. After completion of this acquisition, worldwide filtration system provider Donaldson will manage its Europe, Middle East and Africa Gas Turbine business from its Abu Dhabi branch office.