Simmons Pump LLC and Simflo Pumps Inc. have merged. The combined company, which will be privately held and operate under the Simflo name and brand, will engineer, manufacture, source and deliver pump products and technologies for major industrial users, including manufacturing, mining, chemicals, hydrocarbons and saltwater extraction.

The headquarters for the new company will be located in Lubbock, Texas, although Simflo will maintain offices in its former headquarters in Willcox, Ariz., and in Garden City, Kan. All 120 employees of Simmons and Simflo have been retained. The combined company plans on increasing its workforce by 10 percent in 2018 and intends on opening new locations in other markets in the future.