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Low Flow Pressure Filters for High Performance Filtration

  • For Corrosive & Non-Corrosive Applications
  • Optional Stainless-Steel Construction
  • Batch Processing & Continuous Filtration
  • Designed for Operating Pressures to 50 PSI
  • Dry Cake Discharge

Barnes International, Inc. acquires Summit International Filtration Systems – March 1, 2019

Barnes International, Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of Summit International Filtration Systems as part of its on-going 112th-year growth strategy. Summit specializes in the design and supply of automatic pressure filters for corrosive and non-corrosive applications.  This includes a large variety of filtration area from 1 to 250 square feet, specializing in 1-18 square feet to uniquely service low flow applications. Summit also manufactures manual filters that include compact filter systems with magnetic pumps or centrifugal pumps, carbon treatment filter systems, carbon/filter combination systems, and in-tank mariner filter systems. This acquisition will allow Barnes International to keep expanding into new markets as Summit has a deep and rich history of providing quality filtration to applications within the Plating, Wood Machining, Sulfur Recovery, Waste Treatment, and Chemical/Food process industries.  

“Barnes is proud of its history as a leader in the Liquids/Solids separation industry. As we look to our future, we are building on that reputation with acquisitions such as Summit International Filtration Systems to our existing product offerings,” states David Gollob, CEO of Barnes International, Inc.

Barnes International, Inc. is a globally recognized leader in the design and manufacture of high-quality industrial coolant filtration equipment and systems.  Since 1907, Barnes International’s history of technological leadership has been a key factor in its success.


William Kirchner
President of Barnes International, Inc.