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Date: January 8, 2019


Announcement Acquisition of Megawatt Machine Services, LLC

Anvil International Acquires Megawatt Machine Services, LLC.
Exeter, N.H., (Jan 8, 2019) – Anvil International, a leading North American manufacturer and supplier of products that connect, hang and support piping systems has announced it has acquired Megawatt Machine Services, LLC, of Somerset, NJ. Megawatt Machine Services provides maintenance services and replacement components for valves used in power plant, oil and gas and chemical plant applications.



“Megawatt is an excellent growth opportunity for Anvil. Their valve repair business brings new solutions to our customers in the power and industrial markets,” said Tom Fish, CEO of Anvil International. “Megawatt’s complete project support for severe-service valve repair tie in well with Anvil’s Engineered Pipe Supports (EPS) business in North Kingstown, RI.”



Rick Laviolette, VP & General Manager of Anvil EPS, will assume overall responsibilities for the Megawatt business and will partner with their management team to expand our presence and offerings in the power generation, oil and gas, and chemical industries.



Date: January 2, 2019


Announcement - Acquisition of Basic-PSA, Inc.

Anvil International Acquires Basic-PSA, Inc.

Exeter, N.H., (Jan 2, 2019) – Anvil International, a leading North American manufacturer and supplier of products that connect, hang and support piping systems has announced it has acquired Basic-PSA, Inc., of Johnstown, PA. Basic-PSA, Inc. manufactures and services snubbers for the power industry domestically and abroad. The service group is well known in the industry for their on-site inspections and service at nuclear facilities throughout the country.

“Basic's product lines are highly complementary to Anvil’s Engineered Pipe Supports (EPS) business in North Kingstown, RI,” said Tom Fish, CEO of Anvil International. “Basic’s service business brings a new offering to our portfolio of customer solutions in the power industry.”

Rick Laviolette, VP & General Manager of Anvil EPS, will assume overall responsibilities for the Basic-PSA business and will partner with their management team to expand our presence and offerings in the power industry. Basic-PSA will continue to operate out of their Johnstown, PA manufacturing facility.