Passavant Geiger and Johnson Screens join forces
March 1, 2013 – Passavant-Geiger GmbH and Johnson Screens are merging to form the Bilfinger Water Technologies Group.
March 1, 2013 – Passavant-Geiger GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of
Bilfinger SE, acquired Johnson Screens, a global company specializing in screening
products for water infrastructure, wastewater treatment, hydrocarbon
processing and general filtration. Passavant-Geiger GmbH and Johnson
Screens Inc. will form the Bilfinger Water Technologies Group.
management of Johnson Screens Inc. has welcomed the merger and will
continue to be part of the future management of the Bilfinger Water
Technologies Group, according to a press release. Johnson Screens, which
was founded in 1904 and is headquartered in New Brighton Minn., staffs
about 1,200 employees. The company manufactures mechanical components
for the separation of solids from liquids and gases and also offers
related services from 11 locations around the world. The products are
used for the extraction and treatment of drinking water, and play a role
in wastewater treatment and refining applications for oil and gas as
well as other industrial applications.