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Remanufacturing Leader Expands Into OEM Market Through Distribution Partnership

March 31, 2014

Automation Service Announces Partnership with Ametek

Automation Service, the world’s largest remanufacturer of high-quality process controls, announces a distribution partnership with AMETEK- US Gauge and its line of pressure gauges and diaphragm seals. Beginning April 1st, Automation Service will be a distributor of AMETEK- US Gauge products across the United States and regionally in the Missouri, Kansas and Illinois areas. This marks the first expansion into original equipment manufacturer (OEM) market in the near 60-year history of the company.

Distribution of the U.S. Gauge line of pressure gauges and seals marks an exciting and historical element in our company to date,” said Wesley Rarick, CEO of Automation Service. “We have been a market leader for so long in remanufactured process controls that it’s exciting to expand our customer offerings to include new products. Teaming up with a company like AMETEK – US Gauge to improve our portfolio makes us a one-stop shop for our customers and furthers this initiative to serve them even better.

Automation Service’s offerings will expand into OEM products and will include process gauges, general equipment gauges, test gauges, liquid fillable gauges, special application gauges, diaphragm seals and temperature products. U.S. Gauge is one of the world’s leading suppliers of high quality pressure and temperature measurement products.

We’re excited to have a partnership in place with Automation Service,” said Trish Gabler, Product Manager, of AMETEK – US Gauge.  “Their reputation in the process controls industry is excellent, and we’re happy to be associated with such quality.  We are looking forward to a mutually beneficial relationship as Automation Service will have distribution rights for U.S. Gauge products in Missouri, Kansas and Illinois.”

About Automation Service

Founded in 1956, Automation Service has grown to be a global leader in high-quality remanufactured process controls. The company is known industry-wide for outstanding quality, on-time deliveries and exceptional service and support. Headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, Automation Service is proud to say that its products are “Re-Made in the USA.” For more information, please visit www.automationservice.com.

About U.S. Gauge

U.S. Gauge is one of the world’s leading suppliers of high quality, competitively priced pressure and temperature measurement products. Founded in 1904, USG’s product offering includes bourdon tube and diaphragm capsule pressure gauges ranging in size from 1-1/2 inches to 6 inches, with brass, stainless steel, alloy steel or Monel internals. For more information, please visit www.ametekusg.com.


For further information, please contact:

Dan Pedersen
Vice President of Sales and Marketing
Automation Service
13871 Parks Steed Drive
Earth City, MO 63045, USA
Phone: 314-785-6658
Email:  dan.pedersen@automationservice.com