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GREAT PLAINS INDUSTRIES, INC.

Great Plains Industries (GPI) was founded in 1972 and is respected globally for its high-quality fuel transfer pumps, fuel meters, flowmeters and Industrial instrumentation for fluid transfer pump and liquid flowmeter markets around the world.

The Company is home to the GPI®FLOMEC® and GPRO® brands that serve Industrial, Commercial and Retail customers in many applications: fuel, agriculture, chemicals, manufacturing, construction, mining, oil and gas, and many more.

Great Plains Industries’ products are made in the USA from globally sourced components, by more than 200 employees. In 2013 the Company acquired Trimec Industries of Sydney, Australia. Trimec is a leading Australian manufacturer of positive displacement oval gear, insertion and impeller flow meters, ancillary flow hardware and dedicated electronic flow instrumentation with markets in Asia and Europe. Trimec is now named Great Plains Industries Australia. Both Great Plains Industries and Great Plains Industries Australia are known for superior engineering and durability in its products along with strong customer relationships that reflect the Companies’ family-owned heritage, strong work ethics and “Midwestern” and “Down Under” values. Great Plains Industries is headquartered in Wichita, Kan. Great Plains Industries Australia (GPA) is located in Sydney, Australia.

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WHERE IT STARTED, HOW IT'S GOING

In November of 1968, Great Plains Industries' first location was a small office located on West Central in Wichita, KS. The 700 sq. ft. building accommodated GPI founder Charlie Peer and his co-founders, Ken Rix and Lyle Koontz. From these humble beginnings, GPI has grown to operate in a 178,000 sq. ft. facility in Northeast Wichita with 240 employees!

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OUR COMMITMENT TO QUALITY

Great Plains Industries is an ISO 9001 Certified company practicing LEAN and Six-Sigma principles to make sure we can provide the best performing, highest quality product for the loweset cost possible.

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