Release Date: September 26, 2016

Zurn Expansion Reaches Global Proportions

ERIE, PA (USA) – Zurn Industries, a leader of highly engineered water solutions, announces the opening of its Dubai (UAE) facility servicing customers and a network of strategic partners located in the Middle East, Africa and Asia sub-continent.

Located in Jebel Ali Free Zone, Dubai (UAE), the new facility boasts 10,000 square feet and is modeled to optimize rapid order fulfillment and inventory replenishment for on-time customer delivery. Zurn designed the newest facility to service multiple market segments including plumbing, drainage, fire protection, and irrigation through warehousing, light assembly activities, and improved customer support.

 “This new service center shows our commitment to continuing to expand and serve the significant opportunity in the Middle East and beyond.  We are excited to be part of that vast and growing construction region," says Craig Wehr, President, Zurn.

The opening ceremony on September 22, 2016 was attended by Zurn regional partners and representatives of the Zurn leadership team including  Samuel Karge (VP Sales & Marketing), Scott Burnett (VP Operations), Glen Trickle (VP Innovation & Engineering), Stefan Greving – (Legal Counsel Rexnord), Ken Clark (Director - International Sales). The new Zurn location is formed under Rexnord Middle East – Rexnord’s major footprint in the region.

About Zurn Industries

Zurn Industries, LLC is a recognized leader in commercial, municipal, healthcare and industrial markets. Zurn offers the largest breadth of engineered water solutions, including a wide spectrum of sustainable plumbing products. Zurn delivers total building solutions for new construction and retrofit applications that enhance any building’s environment. For more information, visit

About Rexnord

Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Rexnord is comprised of two strategic platforms, Process & Motion Control and Water Management, with approximately 8,000 employees worldwide. The Process & Motion Control platform designs, manufactures, markets and services specified, highly-engineered mechanical components used within complex systems. The Water Management platform designs, procures, manufactures and markets products that provide and enhance water quality, safety, flow control and conservation. Additional information about the Company can be found at