HALE HAMILTON announced that the Hale Hamilton Group comprising Hale Hamilton Valves Ltd. and Cambridge Fluid Systems Ltd. has been acquired by Circor International Inc. of Burlington, Massachusetts, USA.

CIRCOR's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, David A. Bloss, Sr. stated, 'We are excited about the acquisition of Hale Hamilton because of its strong market position and high pressure fluid control technologies that will allow us to expand our product offering to the military and commercial marine markets. It also brings added products for the industrial gas markets that we serve today and will expand the products and technologies of our growing line of instrumentation systems.'

Hale Hamilton's Chief Executive, Allan Goodbrand stated, 'Circor is the perfect partner for Hale Hamilton going forward and as a management team we are delighted to become part of their Group. This will enable us to further improve service to customers in domestic and international markets.'