Flex-Tek is a global provider of engineered components that heat and move fluids and gases for the aerospace, medical, industrial, construction and domestic appliance markets.
Our flexible hosing and rigid tubing provide fluid management for fuel and hydraulic applications on commercial and military aircraft, deliver fuel gas and conditioned air in residential and commercial buildings, and provide respiratory care for medical applications. Flex-Tek heating elements and thermal systems improve the performance of medical and diagnostic equipment as well as that of domestic appliances such as clothes tumble dryers and HVAC equipment.
We serve mainly aerospace engine and airframe manufacturers, domestic appliance manufacturers and the US construction industry. Large customers include Boeing, Airbus, Pratt & Whitney, GE Aerospace, Whirlpool, Electrolux, Trane, and Carrier. Our notable distributors in the US construction market include Ferguson and Watsco.
Principal Operating Regions
Flex-Tek operations are principally located in the US and Mexico, with Asian operations located in India and China, and European facilities in France, Germany, Sweden and the UK.
Our team is consistently working together to set our company values and goals, and decide our strategy and structure – leading on culture and determining the long-term success of the company.
Our strategy is to outperform our chosen markets through technological differentiation, with the need for safer, more energy-efficient solutions providing opportunities for us to establish leadership positions across our segments.
We aim to do this by developing our product portfolio, expanding in our target regions, growing existing market share and driving operational excellence to increase competitiveness. We also consider the right strategic bolt-on acquisitions to support growth.
Specific focus areas include growing our market share in the US housing market, expanding our international markets for gas tubing and securing positions on next generation aircraft.
We drive competitiveness through operational improvements.