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Holden Industries acquires Vector Technologies
Holden Industries has announced its acquisition of Vector Technologies, based in Wisconsin. Vector designs and manufactures powerful industrial vacuum cleaner and cleaning systems, combination vacuum & jetters, abrasive blasting and surface preparation equipment, spill response equipment, asbestos and hazardous waste industrial vacuum removal equipment and other conveyance products for hazardous and non-hazardous material handling, air and hydro vacuum excavators, hydro blast liquid recovery equipment, portable vacuum trailer and baghouses.
Holden Industries is the parent company of Florida-based Vac-Con, which manufactures and distributes truck-mounted and skid-mounted vacuum sewer cleaning equipment, hydro-excavation equipment and related products. Says Joseph Haas, President & CEO of Holden Industries: "The addition of Vector represents a significant extension of our product offerings in the vacuum technology arena as well as a further diversification of the customer base for our products."
Darrell Lesage, President of Vac-Con, says: "The combination of Vac-Con and Vector further enhances our position as a leader in the industry, and expands our ability to support our dealers and our end user customers throughout the world. Vector shares Vac-Con's commitment to excellence, innovation and customer satisfaction."
Stephen Schoenberger, President of Vector, comments: "Joining the Vac-Con team creates exciting opportunities for the combined companies, both domestically and internationally. In addition, becoming part of the Holden Industries group of businesses will provide Vector with greater financial and other resources to support its continuing growth, as well as affording benefits to the current and future Vector employees."
17th January 2013