Cogent consists of nine best-in-class partner companies providing pumping and process equipment solutions for specific vertical markets.

Each company operates in defined regions with distinct management and sales teams.

Automatic Engineering, BRI, Catalyst, Vandevanter Engineering, Lee Mathews, Fluid Equipment, Vanco, iME Solutions, Water Technology Group

Cogent Companies


  • Every Day Should Be Earth Day

    Before 1970, factories could legally dump tons of toxic waste into nearby streams. Senator Gaylord Nelson created Earth Day in 1970 to bring attention to this crisis, and with the help of 20 million demonstrators, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) was born.

    Saturday, April 22, will be the 47th Earth . . .

  • World Water Day - March 22

    There is no such thing as waste water; only water wasted.

    Half of the world’s workers – 1.5 billion people – work in water-related sectors. Water is more than just essential for health; it is vital for creating jobs and supporting economic development.

    This year’s theme for World . . .