WANAMASSA. N.J. - Industrial Controls Distributors LLC merged with Piedmont Instruments and Controls of Charlotte, N.C. Piedmont will integrate operations with Industrial Controls’ Charlotte operation to cover North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia.

“The combination of the two companies will give us an exceptional platform to continue our expansion plans in the Southeast region,” said Joe Eichelberger, CEO of Industrial Controls. “This will be further evident when we move into our new Charlotte office with ample warehouse space and state-of-the-art training and demonstration facilities to be completed later this spring.”

Jim Andrews, of Piedmont, was appointed the regional sales vice president for Industrial Controls Southeast region.

“With the merger, Industrial Controls will now offer customers the broadest range of instrumentation, industrial components, and industrial automated valves in the region,” said Andrews.

Publication date: 01/07/2008