Pentair, Inc. is a focused diversified industrial manufacturing company. The company operates its business through two segments: Water & Fluid Solutions and Technical Products. The Water & Fluid Solutions segment manufactures and markets water management and fluid processing products and solutions used in the movement, storage, treatment and enjoyment of water. Its products include water and wastewater pumps, filtration and purification components and systems, storage tanks and pressure vessels, and pool and spa equipment and accessories. The Technical Products segment designs, manufactures and markets standard, modified and custom enclosures that house and protect sensitive electronics and electrical components. Its applications include industrial machinery, data communications, networking, telecommunications, test and measurement, automotive, medical, security, defense and general electronics. This segment product offering includes mild steel, stainless steel, aluminum and non-metallic enclosures, cabinets, cases, subracks, backplanes and associated thermal management systems. The company was founded on August 31, 1966 by Murray Harpole, Vern Stone, Vincent Follmer, Leroy Nelson and Gary Ostrand and is headquartered in Golden Valley, MN.