Motion Industries acquires MRO distributor Power Industries

May 21, 2018

Motion Industries, a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Power Industries. Power Industries is also known as Santa Rosa MRO and is headquartered in Santa Rosa, California. Execution of the transaction occurred on May 1, 2018.

Founded in 1951, Power Industries specializes in distributing MRO parts including bearings, power transmission, fluid power and hose and fittings. The company’s factory specialists assist customers with cost savings and productivity in their applications. Industries served include wineries, food and beverage, water treatment, forest products, construction and manufacturing.

The addition of Power Industries, which shares its locations with two NAPA Auto Parts stores in Santa Rosa and Napa, expands Motion Industries’ footprint and customer service capabilities in the San Francisco Bay Area.

The agreement marks Motion Industries’ second acquisition of a California company in the last year. The Los Angeles-based Numatic Engineering joined  Motion Industries in Aug. 2017.