About the Company
Headquartered in Northbrook, Illinois, IDEX Corporation is a publicly-traded company that develops, manufactures and designs specialty engineering products and fluidic systems. “IDEX” is an acronym of “Innovation, Diversity and Excellence” and the company claims to abide by it. As of 2020, it has a workforce of more than 7,400 employees that are providing its products and services to 16 different industries. The company has nine operations located in 7 countries around the world, such as China, the United Kingdom, Netherlands, India, Germany and Brazil.
The industries that IDEX Corporation serves include water & wastewater, municipal, rescue, military & defence, semiconductor & electronics, automotive, life sciences, dispensing, medical & dental, chemical processing, energy, industrial, food & pharma, agriculture, analytical instruments and aerospace. Its business unit is divided into three segments, namely Health & Science Technologies, Fluid & Metering Technologies and Fire & Safety / Diversified Products.
Its products include clamping systems, pumps, flow meters, hydraulic rescue tools, optical filters, fire suspension equipment and powder processing equipment. It has numerous businesses under its name such as Advanced Thin Films, Banjo Corporation, Flow Management Devices, IDEX Dinglee Technology, Fast & Fluid, Aegis Flow Technologies, Quadro Engineering Corp, Microfluidics International Corporation, the Fitzpatrick Company, Viking Pump Inc., IDEX Health & Science LLC, IDEX Material Processing Technologies, etc.
The company was established in 1988 after Kohlberg Kravis Roberts acquired multiple divisions of a company named Houdaille Industries. Now IDEX Corporation trades in the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol IEX. As of 2020, it is one of the components in the S&P 500 list. It ranks 958th in the Fortune 1000 list, and it is the 1868th company in the 2020 Forbes Global 2000 list. In June 2018 the company announced that it acquired Phantom Controls, Incorporated.;
|Industry||Specialty Industrial Machinery|
|HeadQuarters||Lake Forest, IL|