Processing Magazine

SPX Flow Technology acquires disk centrifuge supplier

March 22, 2012

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — SPX Corporation’s Flow Technology segment has acquired Seital S.r.l., a supplier of disk centrifuges to the food and beverage, biotechnology, pharmaceutical and chemical industries.

Based in Santorso, Italy, Seital has approximately 50 employees and exports its products to more than 80 countries.

Seital''s disk centrifuges (separators and clarifiers), rotary brush strainers, hydrocyclones and standardizers are used primarily by customers in the food and beverage industry.

"Seital is a very well-respected manufacturer of high quality separators, clarifiers and other components that play a critical role in a wide array of food and beverage processing systems and other flow processes," said Don Canterna, segment president, SPX Flow Technology. "When combined with SPX''s global resources and market capabilities, this acquisition creates growth opportunities across our food and beverage systems and product portfolios."