Airline Hydraulics acquires Fluid Power Automation

Fluid power and automation products distributor Airline Hydraulics has announced the acquisition of Fluid Power Automation (FPA), a technology distributor of pneumatic and electric machine automation products located in North Kingstown, Rhode Island.

FPA, which has been in business since 2002, services the New England market and brings more than 50 years of fluid power and automation experience to the combined business.

According to the company, this acquisition will strengthen its ability to serve customers in the New England region by delivering a broader range of innovative and technology-driven solutions.

Joseph Livesley and Kenneth Arsenault, previous owners of FPA, will continue in their current roles leading FPA’s operations.