Britons buy Tulsa-based Flow-Quip

BY KYLE ARNOLD - Tulsa World Modified: November 11, 2009 at 5:15 am •  Published: November 11, 2009
TULSA — A British company is taking control of Tulsa valve manufacturer Flow-Quip Inc., buying the company out of local and private hands.

Flow-Quip owner and President Milton Fore reached an $8 million agreement Friday with Rotork PLC, which also makes valves and actuators for the energy and water industries.

"We’ve built our manufacturing group up to a point that it has become attractive to (Rotork) and they came in and made an offer,” said Fore.

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