The Top 3 Filtration+Separation news stories in May

1. Donaldson buys Hy-Pro Filtration

Donaldson Co Inc has acquired Hy-Pro Corp, an Anderson, Indiana-based manufacturer of filtration systems and replacement filters for stationary hydraulic and industrial lubrication filtration applications.

2. Pentair to spin off US$2.1bn Electrical business

Pentair plc is planning to split into two separate, public companies, with a tax-free spin-off of its Electrical business to shareholders.

3. Blackstone to invest in Italy’s De Nora

Blackstone Tactical Opportunities is to invest in Italian water technology company Industrie De Nora SpA.