Industrial Utility Efficiency    

Atlas Copco Acquires a Pennsylvania-based Distributor of Compressors

Atlas Copco has acquired the operating assets of Taylor Air Center, a division of Vallen Distribution Inc. The company has around 20 employees and is located within the densely populated Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania.

Taylor Air Center has a very long history of being a successful distributor and has a well-served, established customer base,” said Vagner Rego, Business Area President Compressor Technique

Taylor Air Center sells mainly directly to end users across a focused range of market sectors, along with some sales to smaller resellers in their region. The purchase price is not material relative to Atlas Copco’s market capitalization and is not disclosed. The acquired business will operationally become part of the Compressor Technique service division.


About Atlas Copco Group & Atlas Copco Compressor Technique

Great ideas accelerate innovation. At Atlas Copco, we have been turning industrial ideas into business-critical benefits since 1873. Our passionate people, expertise and service bring sustainable value to industries everywhere. Atlas Copco is based in Stockholm, Sweden with customers in more than 180 countries and about 37,000 employees. In 2018, revenues were BSEK 95, approximately 10 BUSD.

Atlas Copco Compressor Technique partners with customers to turn industrial ideas into smart, connected air and gas solutions and leading edge compressed air technology. By listening to our customers and knowing their needs, we deliver value and innovate with the future in mind.


About Atlas Copco Compressors

Atlas Copco Compressors LLC is part of the Compressor Technique Business Area, headquartered in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Atlas Copco Compressors provides innovative solutions including world-class compressors, vacuum pumps, air blowers, quality air products and gas generation systems, all backed with full service, remote monitoring and auditing services. With a nationwide service and distribution network, Atlas Copco Compressors is your local, national and global partner for all your compressed air needs. Learn more at