EDGEMONT, PA – Eastern Controls, Inc., premier process measurement and control equipment provider, today announced the expansion of their PBM and Saunders hygienic valves and controls product offering to the state of Virginia.

PBM has been developing specialty ball valves for over 50 years and focused on providing uncompromising service.  Saunders invented the original diaphragm valve and has since evolved and been manufactured to international standards for a wider range of fluids than ever before.  To serve the needs of the hygienic, and similar markets in Virginia, PBM and Saunders made the decision to expand with Eastern Controls on the foundation of their already successful partnerships.

The Eastern Controls organization and its dedicated Life Sciences team can provide the highest level of products, services, and support to our current and future Life Science and sanitary customers.  For more information, please contact Eastern Controls at sales@easterncontrols.com or at 610-325-4600.

About Eastern Controls:

Since 1969, Eastern Controls, Inc. (ECI) has been the Mid-Atlantic’s premier manufacturers’ representative, distributor, and service provider of process measurement and control equipment. Their expertise covers all primary process variable measurements including flow, pressure, level, temperature and liquid analytical as well as gas detection, control valve, and isolation valve applications.

The foundation of ECI’s success is our dedication to customer service, extensive product offerings, and our outstanding sales, technical, and applications support.  We look forward to working with you!

About PBM:

PBM (Pittsburgh Brass Manufacturing) is a 110-year old company that began as a non-ferrous foundry in 1899 along the Monongahela River in Pittsburgh. In the 1950s, the company shifted its focus to developing specialty Ball Valves where today they are the leading producer of dependable, high-quality valves.

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About Saunders:
Saunders has led the way in providing class-leading fluid handling solutions to a diverse range of critical industries since P.K. Saunders invented the original diaphragm valve in 1928. Saunders meets the challenge of corrosive and abrasive industrial applications and providing zero deadleg, intelligent sensing aseptic solutions to the Life Science industry.


Megan Goelz
Marketing Supervisor


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