Argo International Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Argo Turboserve Corporation (ATC), has completed the sale of its southwestern branches, with physical locations in Houston, TX, Gillette, WY, Mandeville, LA, Fort Lauderdale, FL, and Mexico, to AGI Industries, an industrial fluid handling products distributor, systems packager and specialty pump manufacturer.
Funds generated from the sale will allow the company to pursue new business interests as they arise.
Argo International Canada held a customer appreciation event around the open house of its new location in Burlington, Ontario. More than 25 of our premier customers joined in for a tour of the new location, meet the Argo and GE teams, and learn about industrial, lighting, and motor solutions.
Argo International has entered into a distribution agreement with LSis USA, a leading company in electric power solutions and automation. This agreement will enhance Argo International’s ability to offer low voltage variable frequency drives (VFDs) as well as air and vacuum circuit breakers, contactors, relays and manual motor starters to customers in North America.
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Argo International is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with Flowserve to expand the Argo’s exclusive sales distribution into Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, and El Salvador.
Argo International has entered into a distribution agreement with Fuji Electric Corp. of America, a global leader in power electronics, electronic devices, energy, industrial systems, and social systems serving users in a variety of industries including Oil and Gas, Chemical, Crane and Hoist, Irrigation, and General Industrial.
The new agreement provides Argo International access to an extensive line of AC Variable Speed Drives delivering high performance inverters in a wide range HP; and Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) operator panels with connectivity to popular PLCs, drives, and fieldbus options.
Argo International is pleased to announce its move to a new sales office located at 5195 Harvester Road, Unit 6, Burlington, effective September 15, 2014. The new Argo International Sales Office in Burlington provides better sales coverage and access to our growing customer base.
Argo International has entered into a distribution agreement partnership with Irion Filtration, a leading oil conditioning company with a patented electrostatic filtration technology, serving users in multiple market segments, including Power Generation, Metals and Mining, Oil and Gas, Chemical, Petrochemical, and Refining, among others.
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On July 17, 2014, the Board of Directors of Argo International Corporation (AIC) and Argo Turboserve Corporation (ATC) announced an agreement that ATC assumed management responsibility of AIC’s Mechanical and Electrical businesses. The combined businesses will be managed through ATC’s Distribution and Services Division (D&S), headed by Paul Claro who reports to Clyde Keaton, President & CEO and Founder of ATC.
Argo International is excited to announce the launch of its new website, featuring improved functionality, user friendly navigation, responsive design, rich content, and a modern look and feel.
“The new website is part of a strategic growth initiative and it is designed to help strengthen Argo International’s position as an industry expert and strategic partner for users in commercial, industrial, and process markets”, said Chris Krasas, CFO of Argo International.
Argo International is pleased to announce the opening of a new sales office in Gillette, WY, located on 6100 B Mohan Road. The new stocking facility is over 5,000 sq. ft. and provides spare parts and electrical equipment for our growing customer base in the mining, oil and gas, and industrial markets.
Argo International is glad to announce the addition of the Innomag line of centrifugal pumps to its current Flowserve offering. This new line of sealless magnetic drive centrifugal pumps provides additional zero-emission pump technology, utilized in the petrochemical, organic chemical and pharmaceutical industries.
Argo International is proud to announce that its mechanical branches in Houston and New Jersey have successfully completed the Flowserve Gold Level Quality and Procedure Audit for repairs. Both locations are now Flowserve Factory Authorized Repair Centers for Industrial Pumps.
Argo International Corporate is pleased to announce its move to a brand new facility located on 125 Chubb Avenue, Lyndhurst, NJ 07071.
RKI specializes in gas detection solutions and equipment. As part of the agreement, Argo’s customers will have access to RKI’s line of gas detection solutions including portable multi gas detectors and fixed system controllers.
Isis-Ex is an industrial computer manufacturer specialized in ‘mission critical’ PCs, terminals and monitors for use in hazardous areas and, in particular, the oil and gas sectors. As part of the agreement, Argo’s customers will have access to Isis-Ex’s line of PC workstations, remote terminals, monitors and keyboards approved for use in Zone 1 and 2 classified locations per ATEX, IECEx, AEx and CSA.
Wallace & Tiernan® ChemFeed is a manufacturer of polymer feed, controls, and chemical metering solutions for the process industry. As part of the agreement, Argo’s customers will have access to Wallace & Tiernan® ChemFeed’s line of liquid polymer blending, dry polymer wetting and chemical feed solutions for used in all water, wastewater and reuse applications for municipal and industrial industries.
ComAp is a company specialized in power generation and combustion engine solutions. As part of the agreement, Argo’s customers will have access to ComAp’s dual and bifuel technology that allows users to displace diesel with natural gas or other alternative gases to help reducing fuel costs. From dual fuel technology to onsite installation, start-up and commissioning, Argo is proud to offer a complete and integrated turnkey solution.
EnduraliteLED is a company providing LED technology and energy savings lighting systems. As part of the agreement, Argo’s customers will have access to LED lighting systems for use in general purpose and hazardous locations.
Argo International exhibits at the Energy Exposition Trade Show in partnership with Motorwise. The expo featured 250 companies from 32 States, and approximately 4,500 attendees from the oil & gas industry and general community.
Argo International attends the Flowserve Corporation distributor’s meeting in Jacksonville, FL, where the company was recognized as one of the top distributors in the nation.
Argo International is proud to receive the following awards for performance in 2013:
Flowserve’s National Distributors meeting included over 250 participants representing the North America Flowserve Corporation.
Argo International is pleased to announce its move to a brand new facility located on 7228 SW Durham Road, Portland, OR. The new facility is approx. 13,000 sq. ft. and provides enhanced repair capabilities and services for our growing customer base.
Argo International exhibits at the Texas Alliance of Energy Producers show in Wichita Falls, TX, April 23 – 24. The conference was held at the Multi-Purpose Events Center, with over 350 exhibitors. Argo’s featured products included dual fuel and bifuel systems, control stations and components for used in hazardous locations, and sensorless artificial lift technology (SALT).technology (SALT).
The two-day training program included Argo International staff, integrators and end users, with diverse backgrounds from oil and gas, food and beverage, and the aggregate and mining industries.
Argo International exhibits at the Environmental Conference & Exhibition, an International Association of Drilling Contractors, IADC, event. The conference was held at the Millennium Broadway Hotel in New York, NY, with 117 attendees and 6 exhibitors. Argo’s featured products included dual fuel and bifuel systems, control stations and components for used in hazardous locations, and sensorless artificial lift technology (SALT).
Thermo Scientific is a leader in analytical instruments, laboratory equipment, chemicals and services. As part of the agreement, Argo’s customers will have access to Thermo Scientific’s peristaltic hose pumps: Enviroflex and Enviroflex, ideal for handling of abrasives, large solids, and viscous liquids.
TechnoWise is a company proving energy conservation solutions. As part of the agreement, Argo’s customers will have access to Motorwise, an AC motor controller used to manage and optimize the power delivered to electric motors by identifying partial and intermittent loading conditions and reducing the motor’s voltage to an optimal level. This eliminates waste in the form of heat, noise, and vibration while maintaining proper operation.
Hythane is an alternative fuel company specializing in combustion technologies. As part of the agreement, Argo’s customers will have access to Hythane’s dual and bifuel technology that allows users to displace diesel with natural gas or other alternative gases to help reducing fuel costs. From dual fuel technology to onsite installation, start-up and commissioning, Argo offers a complete and integrated turnkey solution.
Lightning Elimination Systems, LES is a company specialized in customized lightning protection, surge suppression and grounding systems.
Argo International’s Mechanical Group is pleased to announce its move to a brand new facility located on 71 Veronica Avenue, Somerset, NJ. The new facility provides enhanced repair capabilities and services for our growing customer base.
Argo International is pleased to announce that we are now an active member of ISNetworld. We have centralized our compliance data within ISNetworld and streamlined our reporting process, making it easier for users to prequalify our company.
Clients such as Kinder Morgan and Georgia Pacific, have evaluated Argo International through ISNetworld. We have made the following information available to our clients in an electronic format, which is available online 24 hours a day.
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Power Management Controls, PMC, is a proven leader in unique technology solutions for the oil field industry for over thirty years. As part the agreement, Argo’s customers will have access to PMC’s sensorless artificial lift technology (SALT) that incorporates patented algorithms and built-in pump-off control into a Sensorless Vector Variable Frequency Drive (VFD), helping users to increase well production, lower equipment cost, reduce mechanical stress and minimize energy consumption.