Compressor Products International Acquires the Mid Western companies 

CPI Press Release

Houston, Texas – February 24, 2011: Compressor Products International (CPI) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Mid Western Machine Works Inc. and Mid Western Compressor Supplies Inc., privately held companies based in Western Canada that manufacture, service and supply components for engines and reciprocating compressors used in the oil and gas drilling, production and processing industries.

The Mid Western companies, operating out of locations in Calgary, Edmonton and Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada, are equipped to provide general and custom machining for compressor component manufacturing and reconditioning and engine rebuilding.

“This acquisition strengthens our presence and position to further support engine and compressor users in Western Canada, an important market for CPI with potential for growth,” said Tony Gioffredi, president of CPI. “Mid Western’s experience and knowledge increases our capabilities and has an excellent reputation with its customers for high quality parts, service and quick delivery.”

Established in 1987, the combined Mid Western companies employ approximately 110 people. Tom Gramblicka and Roger Davis, former owners of Mid Western, will remain with CPI and continue to work from the Calgary office. CPI will operate the businesses as CPI Service – Mid Western Machine Works and CPI Service - Mid Western Compressor Supplies.

“Mid Western and CPI share the same commitment to meeting the needs of our customers and our combined knowledge and expertise is sure to result in superior products and unsurpassed service for both existing and potential customers,” said Darren Keddie, general manager, Canada.

About Compressor Products International

Compressor Products International, an EnPro Industries company, is an industry leading manufacturer of precision engineered sealing components used in the compression industry. In addition to supplying packing, piston and rider ring product lines, CPI offers a complete line of compressor valves designed to provide each customer with maximum performance and reliability for their application. CPI headquarters is located in Houston, Texas, with additional manufacturing, service and stocking facilities located throughout the world. For more information please contact David Miseldine, vice president worldwide sales and marketing or visit www.c-p-i.com.

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For additional information on this release, please contact:
Jamie Mushinski
Phone: (936) 521-1964
Email: jamie.mushinski@c-p-i.com

Source: www.c-p-i.com

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