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SUPPLIER NEWS: DEMA Engineering Company acquires GC Valves, Inc. & Components for Automation, Inc (CFA)

Apr 29, 2016
Three industry leading names in the fluid control marketplace have come together as one. Effective April 29, 2016 DEMA Engineering Company (DEMA), a globally recognized leader in chemical dispensing equipment and fluid control products completed the purchase of GC Valves, Inc. and CFA, Inc. The GC Valves and CFA brands will be sold under the name “GC Valves, LLC.”  

The service and value that GC Valves and CFA customers have come to know and expect will only continue to grow.  The GC Valves, LLC team will be led by Jim Janousek and Bill Young, original founders of GC Valves and CFA.  Bill Young stated “I appreciate the culture at DEMA and the company’s strong reputation in the various industries it serves.”

Jim Janousek shared his excitement about the product offering provided by the combined company, stating “The uniting of these three great companies means that we'll be able to provide customers with an unparalleled selection of products to meet their solenoid valve needs - all from a single source coupled with a highly skilled sales team supported by technical and customer service in St. Louis, MO and Charlotte, NC."  

Jonathan Deutsch, President of family owned DEMA stated, “We are excited about the opportunity to join forces with Jim, Bill and their GC Valves and CFA team.   DEMA has been watching their success in the carwash market for a number of years and has always been impressed with their product quality, depth of product line and reputation. Both companies have grown rapidly in other markets including food service equipment, water quality, dairy, medical, water, air and steam handling applications and we look forward to supporting this growth.”  

For more information on DEMA Engineering Company or GC Valves, LLC, contact:
Brass Clarkson
DEMA Engineering Company

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