Geiger Pump & Equipment Company Acquires MLK & Associates

Acquisition Expands Municipal Water and Wastewater Treatment Capabilities

BALTIMORE, Maryland – May 14, 2024 –  Geiger Pump & Equipment Company (Geiger), the Mid-Atlantic’s largest industrial and municipal process equipment solutions provider and a portfolio company of Crane Engineering, today announced the acquisition of MLK & Associates, LLC (MLK), a leading distributor of engineered valves, sluice gates, automated actuation, and packaged water treatment equipment. MLK enjoys a long history of delivering value added solutions with hands-on applications experience, 24-7 service, and generous local inventory.

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“MLK is leader in valves and flow control automation in our region,” said Geiger President, Chris Brown. “This acquisition further expands the growing portfolio of market leading products and services Geiger can offer and aligns with our strategy of providing a superior service alternative and trusted innovation to our valued customers.”

MLK & Associates was founded in 1983 and has grown steadily to become the largest and most trusted name for sales, service, and turn-key solutions for municipal water and wastewater valves, gates, electric / pneumatic automation, and packaged treatment solutions in the region.  

Kevin Anderson of MLK added, “We’re very excited to join forces with Geiger and look forward to further increasing our service levels and enhancing our capabilities to serve our customers throughout the region.”

MLK represents premium brands including Val-Matic, Limitorque, Kinetrol, American Cone Valve, Onyx Valves, ITT Engineered Valves, Stonkus Hydraulic, Whipps, Troy Valve, and Tonka among others.  Geiger plans to retain their stocking, service and staff office facility located in York, PA.

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