Reporting Segments & Global Business Units

REPORTING SEGMENTS

We report the performance of our business within three global operating segments: Water & Fluid Solutions, Valves & Controls, and Technical Solutions.

Water & Fluid Solutions
Water & Fluid Solutions designs, manufactures, installs and services products and systems used in the movement, storage and treatment of water.

    Global Business Units: Filtration & Process, Flow Technologies, Aquatic Systems, and Water & Environmental Systems

Valves & Controls
Valves & Controls designs, manufactures and markets valves, actuators and controls throughout the energy and process industries.

    Global Business Unit: Valves & Controls

Technical Solutions
Technical Solutions designs, manufactures and markets heat management solutions and enclosures that house and protect sensitive electronics and electrical components.

    Global Business Units: Equipment Protection and Thermal Management

GLOBAL BUSINESS UNITS

Aquatic Systems
Pentair’s Aquatic Systems business provides leading edge equipment, accessories and water technology solutions to two distinct markets: swimming pools and aquaculture. We produce a broad line of products from pumps and filtration equipment to thermal products, automated controls, lights, automatic cleaners, water purification and treatment technology, water features, and more. Applications for our Aquatic Systems products include maintenance, repair and renovation of existing in-field equipment, as well as new installations in North America, Europe, and emerging markets such as China, Latin America and other countries.

Brand names for the Aquatic Systems business include Pentair, Sta-Rite, Kreepy Krauly, SIBRAPE and Onga.

Filtration & Process
Pentair's Filtration & Process business is a global leader in the residential, commercial, municipal and industrial markets, providing solutions for the toughest filtration, separation and fluid process management challenges, as well as delivering water treatment, softening, and specialty pumps systems to customers worldwide. Specific end-markets include oil and gas, power generation, chemical, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, foodservice, medical and municipal and industrial desalination, water and wastewater treatment. Additionally, Pentair products are used in the manufacturing of water softeners, filtration and deionization systems, marine and recreational vehicles (RV) applications, and commercial and residential water filtration applications.

In tandem with providing expert, application-specific knowledge to our customers, we manufacture and sell an array of advanced technologies including filtration and separation systems, micro, ultra and nano filtration membranes, filter cartridges, specialty pumps and valves, pressure vessels and tanks, CO2 systems, quality control and measurement equipment, membranes, carbon products, point of entry and point of use systems, and other water treatment products.

Brand names for the Filtration & Process business include Everpure, X-Flow, Haffmans, Südmo, Porous Media, CodeLine, Pentair, OmniFilter and Wellmate.

Flow Technologies
Pentair’s Flow Technologies business is a leader in the global residential, municipal, commercial and industrial water and fluid handling markets. We serve commercial end-users, waste water dealers and distributors, commercial and industrial operations, municipal treatment facilities, residential well water installers and residential end-users. We manufacture and sell products ranging from light duty diaphragm pumps to high-flow turbine pumps and solid handling pumps designed for water, wastewater and a variety of industrial applications. Applications for our broad range of products include fire, agriculture, oil and gas, along with pumps for residential and municipal wells, water treatment, wastewater solids handling, pressure boosting, engine cooling, fluid delivery, circulation and transfer. Flow Technologies also serves an ever increasing need for water systems globally. Additionally, we are involved in the entire water and wastewater system from water transmission and distribution, process and control, to valves, fittings, and couplings. We also specialize in the design and manufacture of environmental instrumentation for both water and air applications. From product selection to installation and maintenance, we support a broad range of products and services specifically tailored to address our customers' needs for reliable and efficient environmental systems.

Brand names for the Flow Technologies business include Aurora, Fairbanks, Nijhuis, Sta-Rite, Myers, Hypro, Berkeley, Jung Pumpen, Goyen (Mecair), Greenspan, and Combined Instrument Systems.

Technical Solutions
Pentair’s Technical Solutions business is a leading provider of product and service solutions for enclosing, protecting, and cooling electrical and electronic systems to support automation, control and communication needs across a wide range of industries and verticals. Its industry-leading brands provide a comprehensive range of standard, modified and engineered solutions to the commercial, communications, energy, electronics, industrial, infrastructure, medical, and security & defense markets. Technical Solutions is also a world leading provider of heat management systems for industrial and commercial facilities. Our four principle business segments are industrial heat management products, building and infrastructure solutions, engineered and specialty technologies, and turnkey solutions including engineering, products, procurement, installation, and maintenance services. Additionally, we provide heat tracing, floor heating, fire-rated and specialty wiring, sensing, and snow melting and de-icing solutions for industrial, commercial and residential use.

Brand names for the Technical Solutions business include Hoffman, Schroff, DigiTrace, HEW-THERM, Pyrotenax, Raychem, T2, Tracer, and TraceTek.

Valves & Controls
Pentair’s Valves & Controls business is a leading manufacturer and marketer of valves, actuators, and controls solutions, providing products, services and innovation for the most challenging applications throughout the energy and process industries. Whether our customers operate in the oil and gas, power, chemical and pharmaceutical, mining, marine, or food and beverage markets, we endeavor to deliver the highest quality products and value-added services that improve our customers' business efficiency.

Brand names include Vanessa, Anderson Greenwood, Clarkson, Keystone, Sempell, Crosby, Biffi and Westlock.