New Center of Excellence to Focus on Contamination Control Challenges
PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., October 8, 2014 -- Pall Corporation (NYSE:PLL), a global leader in filtration, separation and purification, today announced the opening of its new state-of-the-art industrial manufacturing facility in Vrable, Slovakia. The new plant will house advanced manufacturing technology to be used in the production of Pall’s line of hydraulic and lubricating fluid filtration products.
These products are used in a variety of markets that are fundamental to the way we live: automobile production, the making of steel, aluminum and paper, in gas, steam and wind turbines and on-board mining, construction, and agricultural vehicles.
Pall's products purify lubricating and hydraulic fluids to maximize production efficiency, reduce operating costs and extend equipment service life.
“This significant investment in central Europe positions Pall to serve customers throughout the region and illustrates our ongoing support for the Machinery & Equipment markets around the world,” said Ruby Chandy, President, Pall Industrial.
“The drive for higher production yields and equipment performance combined with lower fuel and power consumption costs demands tighter equipment tolerances making contamination control more critical than ever,” said Greg Collins, President, Pall Machinery & Equipment. “The hydraulic and lube oil filtration products manufactured in the ‘white room’ environment in Vrable will help our customers meet these increasing challenges.”
About Pall Corporation Pall Corporation (NYSE:PLL) is a filtration, separation and purification leader providing solutions to meet the critical fluid management needs of customers across the broad spectrum of life sciences and industry. Pall works with customers to advance health, safety and environmentally responsible technologies. The Company’s engineered products enable process and product innovation and minimize emissions and waste. Pall Corporation is an S&P 500 company serving customers worldwide. Follow us on Twitter @PallCorporation or visit www.pall.com.