Dresser DMD Changes name to Dresser Natural Gas Solutions

Dresser DMD, a business unit of Dresser, Inc., has changed its name to Dresser Natural Gas Solutions. The unit provides metering, regulation, and pressure control solutions to the natural gas industry, with products and aftermarket services marketed under the Dresser(R) Piping Specialties, Roots(R) Meters and Instruments, Mooney(R) Controls, Grove(R) Regulators, Masoneilan(R) Regulators, and Becker(TM) Precision Equipment brand names. In addition, the unit provides engineering, design, and fabrication of complete natural gas measurement and control facilities under the FloSystems(TM) brand name.

"We decided to make the name change to more closely reflect our expanded capabilities and strategic focus," stated Mike Carlson, Vice President and General Manager of Dresser Natural Gas Solutions. "Dresser has been a key supplier of products to the natural gas industry since 1880 when Solomon Dresser first supplied the pipe couplings that made it possible to transport natural gas over long distances. Over time we have moved from supplying discrete components to offering more complete solutions to our customers, including engineering, electronic measurement and control systems, fabrication, and aftermarket services. We will continue to look for opportunities to help our customers achieve higher levels of performance in their businesses through our expanding capabilities."

Continued Carlson, "Dresser Natural Gas Solutions has facilities located in key markets around the world, and serves over 3,000 utility customers in 45 countries. With the predicted global growth in natural gas consumption, the need for innovative measurement and regulation systems is also expected to grow. Our capabilities extend from a pipe coupling to a complete city gate station."

Dresser Natural Gas Solutions provides measurement and pressure control solutions to the natural gas distribution industry around the world. Headquartered in Houston, Dresser Natural Gas Solutions is part of the Dresser Flow Solutions business unit of Dresser, Inc.