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Cogent Included on 150 Top Private Companies List for Third Year in a Row

June 28, 2018 12:46 pm

Cogent Inc. earned a spot on the Kansas City Business Journal’s list of 150 Top Private Companies for the third year in a row, currently ranking #79 with $90.55 million in revenue for 2017. “We expanded our scope of products and services in the oil and gas energy sector,” said CEO Tim Howard, “in addition to an ESOF transition... View Article

Industrial Measurement and Control (IMCI) Joins the Cogent Family

December 12, 2017 1:46 pm

October 20, 2017 Cogent, Inc. 318 Broadway Kansas City, Missouri 64105 Cogent is pleased to announce a recent agreement between Industrial Measurement and Control, Inc. and Cogent for IMCI to join nine best-in-class partner companies under the Cogent corporate umbrella – Automatic Engineering, BRI, Catalyst, Fluid Equipment, iME Solutions, Lee Mathews, Vanco, Vandevanter Engineering and... View Article

Cogent Employees Volunteer for Christmas in October

October 16, 2017 1:43 pm

With a continued emphasis on community, Cogent employees again volunteered to help a homeowner in need representing Christmas in October. This organization has been uniting communities for more than 30 years to assist low-income, elderly, disabled and Veterans with much-needed home improvement projects. Cogent consists of nine best-in-class partner companies providing pumping and process equipment... View Article

Cogent Ranks #74 Among Kansas City’s Top Companies

June 27, 2017 7:32 am

Cogent Inc. ranked #74 on the Kansas City Business Journal’s list of 150 Top Private Companies, moving up from #88 in 2015. “Cogent made a lot of investments with an eye towards the future in 2016 that should serve us well long term. The most important of these investments was the decision to start an ESOF... View Article

June 8: How Are You Honoring World Oceans Day?

June 8, 2017 8:00 am

No matter where we live, we are all connected to and affected by the ocean. It supplies us with food, helps regulate our climate and provides livelihoods for millions of people. Human activities impact even the most remote parts of the ocean. Through better practices, we can create a healthy, abundant ocean for future generations.... View Article

National Drinking Water Week: May 7-13

May 7, 2017 8:00 am

Cogent Companies joins water professionals across North America to kick off Drinking Water Week with the purpose of recognizing the vital role water plays in our daily lives. This week provides an opportunity to encourage consumers to identify and replace lead-based water pipes and plumbing. Water leaving treatment plants is almost always lead-free. However, lead... View Article

Every Day Should Be Earth Day

April 22, 2017 5:24 am

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 Day celebration where more than... View Article

World Water Day – March 22

March 22, 2017 9:17 am

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 Water Day is “Water and Wastewater,” which... View Article

March 5 to 11: Groundwater Awareness Week

March 6, 2017 3:07 pm

Where does 98 percent of the planet’s usable fresh water come from? What is 60 times more plentiful than fresh water found in lakes and streams? Groundwater is found beneath the water table under the earth’s surface. Why is groundwater important? Water beneath the land’s surface is a valuable resource for irrigation, public supply, livestock,... View Article