Gardner Denver, founded in 1859, is a leading, global provider of high-quality industrial equipment, technologies and services to a broad and diverse customer base through a family of highly recognized brands. The Company has 40 manufacturing facilities located in the Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific with offices in 32 different countries. The company believes its major products are leaders within the industries it serves. Gardner Denver is a well diversified business in the markets we serve and the geographic locations in which we are located. Geographic diversification has helped us stay profitable despite fluctuating market conditions in various regions of the world.