RMS Expands and Sets Up Shop In Houston
Rotating Machinery Services, Inc. (RMS), one of the country’s leading independent providers of engineered solutions for the Turbomachinery market, has just acquired Houston based Mepco, Inc. The transaction, which was completed May 31, 2017, will now provide Gulf Coast customers with access to a fully equipped 64,000 sq. ft., high bay, air conditioned facility capable of providing the full offering of engineered solutions for all types of Turbomachinery.
“We are very excited for our Gulf Coast customers to now have a local regional shop to access all of the RMS engineered services,” said Mike Kistner, CEO of RMS. Additionally, traditional Mepco customers will now have access to the experienced and broad engineering talent within RMS. “The engineering strength of RMS was one of the things that made this such an attractive partnership. Clearly, our traditional Mepco customers will benefit from this in-house engineering talent,“ said Robert Tabb, General Manager of RMS/Mepco.
Located just minutes from Hobby Airport and the Houston Ship Channel, RMS/Mepco is a 24 hour, full service Turbomachinery inspection and repair facility.
|· 50 ton overhead crane capacity
· Rotor balancing
· HVOF coating
· ID & OD Grinding capabilities
|· Machine overhauls
· Future vertical rotor storage
· Extensive machining capability
· Weld procedures – up to grade 7 Ti
RMS Announces Appleton, Wisconsin Compressor Group
Rotating Machinery Services (“RMS”) is pleased to announce the opening of its Appleton, Wisconsin office. In addition to providing the full range of aftermarket turbomachinery services, the office specializes in aftermarket services for the ex-AC Compressor line of centrifugal compressors.
This highly-experienced group of engineers and technicians has extensive experience with the former AC Compressor product line; specifically, AC Compressor mechanical design, performance, aerodynamic, and service experience. With their strong OEM background, the group provides a level of skill that is missing in the current marketplace. Ryan Rottier, General Manager, said, “We have put together a strong group that customers will immediately recognize as the go-to team for their aftermarket AC Compressor needs.”
The office opened its doors on February 15, 2016. Contact your RMS Sales Manager, or either office at: 484-821-0702