RALEIGH, NC - January 22, 2009
Sensus, a leading provider of total measurement solutions for gas, electric and water utilities, today announces the acquisition of the assets of Global Metering Systems of Lancaster, Ohio. Global is a key provider of gas service regulators in North America. The regulator lines, which were introduced and marketed for many years by National Meter, Inc., were also marketed by Sensus during 2004 – 2006 under terms of a brand label agreement with National Meter.
Joseph McCormick, Executive Vice President of Sensus’ Global Gas business unit, commented: “Global’s gas products are an excellent complement to the extensive line of Sensus natural gas pressure regulators, and reinforces our growth strategy in the residential gas marketplace. We are pleased that Global is becoming a part of the Sensus Gas organization.”
Sensus is a time-tested technology and communications company providing data collection and metering solutions for water, gas and electric utilities around the world. Sensus is a transforming force for the utilities of tomorrow through its ability to help customers optimize resources, as well as to meet conservation and customer service objectives. Sensus customers rely on the company for expert, reliable service in order to meet challenges and exceed goals. For more information, visit www.sensus.com.
About Global Metering Systems
Global Metering Systems, based in Lancaster, Ohio, manufactures gas pressure regulators and related products for the distribution, measurement and control of natural gas. Global has a history of providing quality products and services to gas distribution companies, industrial users and original equipment manufacturers throughout North America.