Asia and Oceania

U.S. firm acquires China’s Changsha Valve Works

Watts Water Technologies Inc. of the United States has completed acquisition of the assets and business of Changsha Valve Works in Changsha.

Making the announcement April 26, Watts said Changsha is a leading manufacturer of large-diameter hydraulic-actuated butterfly valves for hydropower and thermal electric plants, water distribution projects, and water works projects in China.

Watts manufactures projects to control the efficiency, safety, and quality of water in residential, commercial, and institutional applications.