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Pentair Aquatic Eco-Systems Acquires PR Aqua Supplies Ltd

Sanford, N.C. — Pentair Aquatic Eco-Systems (Canada), Inc.announced today it has acquired PR Aqua Supplies Ltd., a leading aquaculturedesign and equipment provider based in Nanaimo, BC, Canada. 

PR Aqua produces integrated water treatment and fish handling solutions for avariety of applications, including Recirculating Aquaculture Systems (RAS). RAS is an emerging technology in Aquaculture that allows for intensive land based production.

“The addition of PR Aqua complements our ability to meet the increasing marketdemand for cutting edge technology, equipment and engineered solutions as acomprehensive single source provider,” said Karl Frykman, President of Pentair’s Aquatic Systems.


Pentair Aquatic Systems provides leading edge equipment, accessories and water technology solutions to the swimming pool, aquaculture and environmental water monitoring industries. Aquatic Systems produces a broad line of products from pumps and filtration equipment to thermal products, automated controls, lights,automatic cleaners, water purification and treatment technology, UV sterilizers, electromagnetic flow meters, irrigation controls, and more. Applications for Aquatic Systems products include maintenance, repair and renovation of existing in-fieldequipment, as well as planning and engineered solutions for new installations in North America, Europe, and emerging markets such as China, Latin America and other countries.


Pentair plc (www.pentair.com) delivers industry-leading products, services and solutions for its customers’ diverse needs in water and other fluids, thermalmanagement and equipment protection. With 2013 revenues of $7.0 billion, Pentairemploys approximately 30,000 people worldwide.


Rebecca Osborn

Senior Manager, External Communications

Direct: 763-656-5589

Email: rebecca.osborn@pentair.com 


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