Posted May 4, 2016

Justrite acquires Hughes Safety Showers

Justrite Mfg. Company announced its acquisition of Hughes Safety Showers Ltd., a UK-based manufacturer of industrial eyewash and safety showers.

“Hughes is a perfect complement to Justrite in both product and geographical fit. The two businesses create a stronger industrial safety company that will better serve our global customer base,” said Mark McElhinny, Justrite president and CEO.

Paul Darlington, former sales and marketing director for Hughes, will oversee the business based out of Stockport, England as managing director. Russ Guffee, vice president and general manager for Justrite Engineered Solutions, will work with Darlington and lead the North American business.