Industrial Fire Journal - Fire & Rescue - Hemming Group Ltd
Task Force Tips acquires Amkus Rescue Systems
Published:  04 March, 2016

Amkus will nevertheless maintain its own identity, said Task Force Tips.

Task Force Tips, the firefighting equipment manufacturer with headquarters in Valparaiso, Indiana, US has bought Amkus Rescue Systems, based in Downers Grove Illinois.

While Amkus Rescue Systems will maintain its own identity with its own distribution network, field managers, and marketing message, it will share TFT's research, development and new product innovation resources.

‘As a leader in the development and delivery of firefighting products to emergency responders worldwide, TFT is proud to carry on the traditions of quality, service, and dependability that have been the hallmark of the Amkus organisation since 1971,’ said TFT’s chief marketing officer Rod Carringer.