ELGI Equipments Acquires Patton’s Inc.
ELGI Equipments Ltd. has acquired Patton’s Inc. (www.pattonsinc.com). In a letter to customers posted on the company web site, Patton’s CEO John C. Patton states, “This change will allow Patton’s Inc. to become the only air compressor company to offer a Factory Lifetime Airend Warranty.” Patton’s has been in business for over 65 years and operates compressed air system sales and services branches in the southeast.
Air compressor industry veteran, Gary Valvo, has been appointed President of ELGI U.S.. ELGI was established, in 1960 in India, as a reciprocating compressor manufacturing company. The ELGI web site states that the company today manufactures reciprocating, screw, centrifugal, and oil-free air compressors ranging from 0.75 HP to 1500 HP (www.elgi.com).