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(Sugar Land, TX – February 29, 2024) Global Aviation Services, LLC, doing business as ProFlo Industries, acquired aviation refueling equipment supplier Garsite and portable restroom vacuum equipment supplier Progress Tank in an equity deal this week. ProFlo Industries is a subsidiary of PrimeFlight Aviation Services Inc.

“This acquisition will bring two of the strongest names in the aviation refueling equipment industry together under the Garsite brand,” said Dan Bucaro, President & CEO of PrimeFlight Aviation Services. “Together, we will be able to deliver a wider range of quality refueling and ground service equipment, an expanded inventory of stock equipment and parts, faster turnaround times, a larger maintenance network, and added engineering support.”

Progress Tank has manufactured truck-mounted equipment used in the refined fuel, heating oil, and liquid waste industries, specializing in vacuum and fuel delivery trucks, since 1922. Starting in 1952, Garsite began manufacturing and assembling aircraft refuelers and hydrant dispensers for in-to-plane fueling companies,

Kansas City, KS, October 2, 2023 – Today, Garsite Progress LLC a leading manufacturer of aviation fueling and specialty pumping equipment, is thrilled to announce the appointment of Jeff Walsh to the position of Executive Vice President of World Wide Sales. This strategic move aligns with the company’s vision to further its reach and strengthen its position in global markets.

Jeff brings with him over 25 years of experience in the aviation industry, having served in various leadership roles that span sales, marketing, business development and operations. His exceptional track record, vast knowledge of the market dynamics, and profound understanding of customer needs make him the perfect fit for spearheading our strategies on a global scale.

“Jeff’s proven l [...]

Jason Pruitt Septic Tank Services refurbishes abandoned septic trucks and tanks to build their fleet. Before and After of Progress Tank Refurbished by Jason Pruitt

Finding an abandoned pumper tank in the woods is not an everyday occurrence. However, for Jason Pruitt, a South Carolinian septic pumper, it happens enough to supply two of his three waste service trucks.

Jason Pruitt Septic Tank Services started in 2019 by Jason Pruitt, an industry veteran of over 20 years. After a family company split, Pruitt decided to start his own septic service business focused on educating and delighting the customer.

“An emergency gets us in the door. Great service carries through and gets us to repair,” Pruitt said. “At that point, we try to inform and educate the customer about maintenance [...]

Kansas City, K.S., 5/26/2020 – Garsite, a leading manufacturer of aviation refueling and specialty pumping equipment, announces the launch of its line of disinfecting equipment. The intuitive products offer simple, no-touch applications of chemicals to ensure effective and efficient disinfectant distribution.

“We are excited to launch products that make deploying disinfectant chemicals easier than ever before,” said Teresa Montgomery, Vice President and General Manager of Garsite. “Shifting to the sanitation market was a natural evolution for Garsite as we leverage our over 68 year’s experience in fluid mechanics to help the world in a time where disinfection is of the utmost importance.”

There are two products available in the line, including the MA-2 Defense Cart that features a fogger/mister nozzle and high volume airflow for optimal coverage. The cart makes disinfection easily accessible as it is easy to roll around offices, manufacturing facilities, public transportation terminals, airports, warehouses, and [...]

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