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Crane Engineering Acquires Michigan’s Professional Pump, Inc.

Crane Engineering, one of the Midwest’s premier providers of fluid technology solutions, is excited to announce it has acquired Professional Pump, Inc., a leading distributor of pumps and fluid process equipment located in Belleville, Michigan. The acquisition of Professional Pump, Inc. expands Crane Engineering’s service locations to include its headquarters and OptiFlow Design Center in Kimberly, Wisconsin, service centers in Burnsville and Grand Rapids, Minnesota and now its new location in Belleville, Michigan.

Founded in 1985 by Mike O’Donohue and headquartered in Belleville, Michigan, Professional Pump serves industrial, sanitary, and municipal customers throughout Michigan and Northwest Ohio. Professional Pump offers full application engineering capability and comprehensive repair and service solutions for rotating equipment.

“Professional Pump has an outstanding team of high-caliber people who align well with our values and culture,” explained Lance Crane, CEO of Crane Engineering. “We can learn from one another to enhance our customer experience, deliver more value to our customers, and elevate Crane Engineering’s leadership position in the Midwest.”

Mike O’Donohue and his existing management team will remain with the company. With regards to the acquisition with Crane Engineering, O’Donohue said, “We’re very excited about the fit with Crane Engineering. We’ve known them for a very long time and have always been impressed with Crane’s performance and family culture. With the addition of valves, water/wastewater treatment equipment, and custom skid systems to our offering, Crane Engineering enhances our customer experience and provides excellent growth potential for our team members.”

To learn more about Crane Engineering, and its numerous service offerings, visit craneengineering.net.


Crane Engineering is a 3rd generation-owned, leading distributor of fluid processing technology in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Its product portfolio includes pumps, valves, mechanical seals, mixers, filters and strainers. Crane Engineering’s experienced service team is trained to solve challenges quickly and efficiently – saving companies throughout the Midwest time and money. In addition to distribution and service, Crane Engineering provides customized engineered skid systems for various industries and applications. Crane Engineering has service locations in Grand Rapids and Burnsville, MN in addition to a location in Kimberly, WI. The possibilities are endless with Crane Engineering. Visit our website at www.craneengineering.net or contact us to learn more.

Professional Pump, Inc. is a leading distributor of pumps and process equipment servicing Michigan and Northwest Ohio. Professional Pump offers full application engineering capability and comprehensive repair and service solutions for rotating equipment and other fluid-handling equipment. For more information, please visit www.professionalpump.com.