Bloomingdale, NJ – Sept. 1, 2006 – VMC Group, a world leader in innovative shock, seismic, vibration and noise control products, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of VIPT, the parent company of Amber/Booth Co., Houston, Texas, in a transaction valued in excess of $4.35 million.
With the purchase of Amber/Booth, VMC Group will be positioned with an even larger market share of the industry. The acquisition of Amber/Booth is another key component of VMC Group’s strategy to deliver engineered solutions to its ever-growing global client base. With this expansion, VMC Group will be able to offer an even more extensive product line and consolidated global representative network. The acquisition provides the most experienced executive management team in the industry.
"We are pleased to have completed this transaction with this particular group," said John Wilson, Jr., chief executive officer, VMC Group. "With the acquisition of Amber/Booth, we have now assembled the pioneering companies of the vibration control, seismic and shock market into one corporate group. Amber/Booth’s 60-year recognized brand of quality products will complement VMC Group’s current portfolio and position as a global leader in the industry. After months of working closely together and having firsthand knowledge of their product line, we are pleased that Amber/Booth’s senior management team will join VMC Group. We are in an excellent position to serve our customers with the highest of standards.”
About The VMC Group
Located in Bloomingdale, NJ VMC Group is comprised of four leading global brands that together represent the state of the art in shock, vibration, seismic and noise control. We work closely with our customers to deliver product and engineering solutions across a broad range of industries including HVAC, commercial construction, architecture, military, defense, aerospace, marine, vehicular, electronics and power generation. For more information on VMC Group, visit www.thevmcgroup.com.
Vibration Mountings & Controls has provided innovative vibration isolation products and solutions to the HVAC industry for over 65 years.
Aeroflex International Isolators has provided mission critical products and solutions to leading military, aerospace and defense companies for more than 35 years.
Korfund Dynamics has provided cutting-edge products and solutions to global leaders in the industrial machinery, construction and power generation industries for over 100 years.
Amber/Booth has provided quality products, outstanding customer care and excellent engineering services to the HVAC, defense, transportation and OEM markets for over 60 years.