Smiths Group plc completed the acquisition of Osram Sylvania Inc.’s Process Heating Division, which provides process heating products and custom solutions to OEM manufacturers, industrial facilities and university research departments.
The acquired division will operate as part of Tutco’s Heating Solutions Group and be branded as Tutco SureHeat. Its manufacturing facilities will remain in Exeter, N.H.
Tutco’s Heat Solutions Group supplies electric resistance heating elements. Through its Farnam and SureHeat brands, the company also provides custom heating solutions for industrial, OEM, testing and research applications. Tutco is a division of Smiths Group.
According to Tutco, the acquisition will benefit the brand by improving its capabilities and product portfolio. The two companies have already begun the process of sharing information, technologies and business practices.