Holland Pump Co., a leading independent specialty pump rental and dewatering solutions provider, announced on Oct. 17 that it has acquired Alpha Pump & Equipment Inc., based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The acquisition provides Holland Pump with enhanced product and engineering capabilities to service industrial facilities and expands its footprint in the greater Gulf Coast region.
Superior customer service and engineering capabilities that enable its customers to finish dewatering and pumping projects faster have always been at the core of the Holland Pump promise for its clients in the construction, municipal and agriculture sectors. The complementary addition of Alpha Pump and its experience in the industrial pumping market, will further expand the engineering and service capabilities of Holland Pump, specifically in the petrochemical, environmental, mining and marine sectors.
“This acquisition builds upon our ongoing commitment to provide the best customer service experience through our pump fleet, field and engineering support, while expanding our solution offering to new markets,” said Win Blodgett, Holland Pump Company President. “We are very pleased to welcome the knowledgeable and experienced team at Alpha Pump to the Holland Pump family.”
Alpha Pump is a leading specialty pump and accessory provider for industrial solutions across the Gulf Coast. With over 16 years of experience, the company has developed a reputation for a high level of customer service and industrial pumping expertise, especially when dealing with highly technical applications such as pumping hydrochloric acid, phosphoric acid, sulphuric acid, sodium hydroxide, or benzyne. Alpha Pump provides sales, service, rentals and engineering support on a 24-hour basis for its customers.
Gene Guidry, Founder & President, Alpha Pump & Equipment Inc., said, “We are very excited to be part of the growing Holland Pump family, and we look forward to benefiting from the combined experience, capabilities and resources. This transaction will enable us to expand our service offering to construction and municipal markets in Louisiana, while continuing to deliver the best in class service to help our customers maximize productivity and efficiency.”