The manufacturer of air operated and mechanical Pinch Valves AKO Armaturen & Separations GmbH, based in Trebur, Germany (head office of AKO UK), celebrates its decadel birthday.
2009 is a characteristical year for AKO – the Pinch Valve specialised company looks back on 25 years of successful history.
The company specialises in Pinch Valves but also sells knife gate valves, road tanker products, aeration products, pressure relief valves, valve accessories and special butterfly valves.
AKO is now working together with 22 national representatives with various companies from the widest variety of sectors all around the world. AKO’s customers come from industrial sectors such as chemicals, foodstuffs, paper, power plant and recycling technology, waste water treatment and in particular in the minerals handling, cement, sand and silo engineering sectors.
Today AKO is the European market leader for air operated Pinch Valves.
AKO’s product range is versatile – Mechanical and air operated Pinch Valves are specially designed for isolating and regulating abrasive, fibrous and corrosive media to flat knife gate valves available in different diameters, and high performance butterfly valves.
Being successful for 25 years is an extraordinary performance. AKO is an economical solid positioned company with innovative products, a very good distribution network, a well-resourced warehouse that guarantees short delivery times and good services plus the view to accept new challenges. This situation will remain unchanged, even through the economically weaker times.
This excellent service and the continuous development of products plus quality management provide a basis for long-term business relations between AKO and its customers all around the globe that cherish AKO as a reliable partner.