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PMFG, Inc. (Parent of Peerless Mfg. Co.) Announces the Acquisition of German Licensee, Burgess Manning GmbH, by Peerless Europe Limited

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DALLAS, Nov. 8, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PMFG, Inc. (Nasdaq:PMFG) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Peerless Europe Limited ("PEL") has acquired Burgess-Manning GmbH, a German company based in Dusseldorf for a purchase price of EUR 4 million ($5.5 million).

Burgess-Manning GmbH held an exclusive license throughout Germany and surrounding European countries to design, manufacture and market custom engineered systems and products under the Burgess-Manning trademark, which is owned by the Company and primarily serves the markets for power generation, natural gas infrastructure and petrochemical processing. PEL, headquartered in Braintree, United Kingdom, serves similar customers throughout Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.

Burgess-Manning GmbH's annual revenue for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2010 was approximately $13 million determined using accounting principles generally accepted in Germany.

Peter J. Burlage, the Company's Chief Executive Officer said: "We welcome the employees, customers, and suppliers of Burgess-Manning to the Peerless family. The team at Burgess Manning GmbH has developed a strong reputation for delivering high quality and cost-efficient solutions and products for their long standing customers. The combination of our two organizations will both broaden the product offerings of Burgess Manning GmbH and allow PEL to more effectively pursue opportunities throughout Central and Eastern Europe. We are excited about this opportunity to continue to expand our product offerings and customer base and we believe that this transaction will be accretive to earnings in fiscal year 2012."

About PMFG

The Company is a leading provider of custom engineered systems and products designed to help ensure that the delivery of energy is safe, efficient and clean. The Company primarily serves the markets for power generation, natural gas infrastructure and petrochemical processing. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, the Company markets its systems and products worldwide under the brand names of Peerless Mfg. Co., Burgess-Manning, Bos-Hatten and Alco Products.

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Mr. Peter J. Burlage, Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Ronald L. McCrummen, Chief Financial Officer
PMFG, Inc.
14651 North Dallas Parkway, Suite 500
Dallas, Texas 75254
Phone: (214) 357-6181


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