Toronto-based Armstrong Fluid Technology has acquired German circulator manufacturer HALM Motors + Systems to expand its European presence in the heating, solar, geothermal and domestic hot water markets.

According to an Armstrong Fluid Technology release, HALM circulators are respected for their quality of engineering, reliability and energy efficiency. The company’s business will be integrated into Armstrong’s global Building Business and create synergies by leveraging both the increased scale and global distribution opportunities.

“As HALM becomes an integral part of the Armstrong family, we have the ability to deliver more comprehensive solutions to our global customer base, building on the high level of innovation inherent in the HALM offerings,” Armstrong Fluid Technology CEO Lex van der Weerd said. “These high efficiency offerings are a further enabler of Armstrong’s global commitment to sustainability and the planet.”