ARO® Presents Innovations with Technology Advantage at FEIMEC 2016

Ingersoll Rand fluids management unit is one of the industry leaders worldwide

Sao Paulo, April 28, 2016 – ARO® a global manufacturer of products for the management of fluids in industrial operations and a brand of Ingersoll Rand (NYSE: IR), will participate in the 2016 International Exhibition of Machinery and Equipment (FEIMEC) May 3-7 at the Sao Paulo Expo Exhibition & Convention Center in Sao Paulo, an initiative of the Brazilian Association of machinery and Equipment (ABIMAQ).

During the event, ARO® will present air operated double diaphragm pumps, pneumatic piston pumps, and the ARO Controller, as well as its line of filters, regulators and lubricators (FRLs), solenoid valves, among others.

Equipment with significant technological and innovative differences will be exhibited at the Ingersoll Rand booth, at Street I, number I020, like the ARO® Controller, product that is suitable for a variety of applications, such as batch processing, supply tanks and containers of various markets, chemical processing, commercial laundries, paint formulations, electronics (micro-chip), surface finishing, coating and treatment water or waste water. Building on years of innovation and technical expertise, ARO® is responding to customer needs for a closed-loop system that allows them to customize production lines and remotely monitor fluid transfer to ensure greater efficiency and less production downtime.

"FEIMEC is an excellent opportunity to present our many options of pumps and solutions for process optimization to the Brazilian market," says Cristian Drewes, ARO sales leader for Latin America. "The electronic controller, for example, is a simple and practical tool that provides increased productivity and reduced operating costs in fluid transfer processes or dosage of components."

The 2” sanitary diaphragm pump, from the EXP Series line, will also be featured during FEIMEC. This product can be used for high-volume transfer and dispensing applications in the food, beverage, cosmetic and pharmaceutical industry and is also Food and Drug Administration compliant. ARO® piston pumps will also be present, represented by CMX portfolio, popular in airless spray applications, and by the Thunder Series, for lubrication systems with grease. This type of equipment can be used, for example, in paint industries and finishing, oil and gas, petrochemical, graphic, sealants, gaskets, extrusion and general lubrication.

During FEIMEC, the full portfolio of Fluid Power, used to treat air and pneumatic automation, such as filters, regulators and lubricators (FRLs), solenoid valves, etc., will be displayed. This line represents auxiliary products that enable maximum performance and control of pumps, tools and pneumatic equipment in any company. The ARO®-Flo series maintain the tradition of the group to offer products with one of the best industry-leading returns.

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Contacts:

Larissa Normande e Victor Pereira
GWA Comunicação Integrada
+55 11 3030-3000
larissa@gwa.com.br e victor@gwa.com.br

Alexandre de Ponte
ARO Fluid Management
+55 11 98804-4685
Alexandre.DePonte@irco.com