Cogent Acquires Vanco Equipment Company

June 26, 2013 10:26 am

Cogent, Inc. is pleased to announce the recent agreement to acquire Vanco Equipment Company located in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Vanco Equipment, which will continue to do business under the brand name of Vanco, a Cogent Company, represents the highest quality pump and mixer manufacturers in the industrial market.

Vanco will join five best in class partner companies – Vandevanter Engineering, Fluid Equipment, BRI, Water Technology Group and Lee Mathews under the Cogent corporate umbrella.  Cogent, who has been named on the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest growing private companies in America for 6 consecutive years, represents 170 employees with offices in seven states.

The Cogent brands are recognized as market leaders in fluid pumping, water and wastewater process treatment and rental equipment.  More importantly, this stable and well-capitalized organization will be known as the brand that stands for integrity, leadership, collaboration and results.

Fluid Equipment’s Oklahoma operations will join Vanco and continue to serve municipal customers in Oklahoma as Fluid Equipment, a Cogent Company.