July 1, 2020 -- TROY, MI We are very excited to inform you that The Kendall Group has acquired Forberg Scientific.

This strategic acquisition combines process control and measurement industry leaders with valve automation, engineering services, and value-added capabilities. This complementary partnership will foster a quicker path to growth and will deliver greater value to our existing and future customers.

“With this relationship in place we now have the people, resources, products, and solutions that are unmatched in our industry”, said Jeff Sweeney, Forberg VP of Sales. “This combination is the fuel that will drive our growth today, tomorrow, and well beyond.”

Forberg Scientific was formed in 1971 as a distributor/manufacturer representative. Forberg has always focused on having a strong product portfolio, a high level of application/industry knowledge, an on-site service team, and a very high level of customer service. Forberg and Kendall share the same passion for growth, development, and for the community, making this a good, strong cultural match.

The Kendall Group is a 100 percent employee-owned company with more than 1,300 Owner- Associates headquartered in Portage, Mich. They are comprised of six divisions with 74 locations across ten states. Combined, they serve the electrical, lighting, automation, pipe, valve and fitting (PVF), steam, and instrumentation industries.

What does this mean for you as a valued customer?

Your business with Forberg will continue as usual. There is no need to change your records or contacts at this time. Sales, service, and accounts receivable procedures will remain as is, as will your contacts for these functions.

On behalf of all Forberg and Kendall associates, we thank you for your continued support and look forward to serving you in the future.