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PEERLESS PUMP HISTORY:
of Hydraulic Institute (1917)
has a long, rich history of providing quality products and outstanding service.
Peerless Pump Company was founded near Los Angeles, California. The first pumps
manufactured by Peerless were designed to irrigate local orange groves. They
later produced horizontal end suction pumps Models PB & PE from a Canton, Ohio
Peerless Pump Company was acquired by FMC Corporation (Food Machinery and
Chemical), beginning a profitable and productive 44-year relationship that
lasted until 1976. During FMC's stewardship, many of the people who played key
roles in the development of Peerless Pump products rose to prominent positions
within the FMC Corporation.
The current Indianapolis Plant was purchased from the US Army. Peerless enters
the horizontal split case market with the A, TU & TUT pumps.
Peerless begins production of its first Process Pump, Model CLE/CLO.
The F & C Standard Horizontal Water Pumps were released which obsoleted the
Peerless Models PB & PE pump lines over the next couple of years.
Corporate head quarters are moved from California to New York City.
Peerless official obsoletes the CLE/CLO Process Pump line.
Peerless releases the first five sizes of the AE Split Case Pump which replace
the A series pumps. Fifteen additional sizes were released later that year to
complete the line offering.
Peerless release the 8196 ANSI Process Pump, 8175 Heavy Duty Slurry Pump and
8796 Self-Priming Pump.
Peerless purchases LaBour Pump Company in Elkhart, Indiana. LaBour is a producer
of Chemical Process Pumps known for their high alloy expertise world wide. By
the fall of that year all production of LaBour products are moved to the Selma,
Alabama and engineering is relocated to Indianapolis. Also in this year the
California operation is moved from Montebello, California to Indianapolis
consolidating all of the Peerless Product in one facility.
Peerless Pump release a new Buildings Trade Pump (model BT) which is a scaled
down version of the successful AE pumps.
As we look forward to a new century of being one of the world leaders of Fire
Pumps & Packages and Vertical Turbine Pumps, we can build on our 75 plus years
of experience to meet any customer requirements. We are dedicated to servicing
our customer and the market place through our network of Regional Sales Offices,
Quick Response Centers (QRC) and Distributors.
Peerless opens it's Singapore Office.
Peerless opens a new European office near Geneva, Switzerland.
Peerless opens a new office in Torino, Italy.
Peerless introduces the VETP (Vertical Turbine Pump), for the European markets.
Establishes Peerless Engineered Systems (PES)- Asia, located in Singapore.
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