*Originally published in 2021 on an older version of the Amatrol website
Jeffersonville, IN – On February 15th, 2021, Amatrol, Inc. of Jeffersonville, Indiana completed the acquisition of Bayport Training and Technical Center of LaPorte, Texas. Founded over 20 years ago, Bayport is a leading manufacturer of hands-on training equipment for teaching technical skills to maintenance technicians, engineers and operators in the process industry.
Bayport’s products have a strong global reputation, with clients that comprise leading colleges and companies throughout the U.S. and other countries. Their products are used to train individuals in a wide range of industry sectors, including: oil and gas, chemical, power generation, food processing, pharmaceutical, marine, military, and advanced manufacturing.
“We are very excited to have Bayport join the Amatrol family,” said Paul Perkins, CEO of Amatrol. “Bayport’s products are known for their industrial realism and heavy-duty construction, which aligns perfectly with Amatrol’s philosophy. And they have many unique products that will meet our clients’ needs.”
Bayport manufactures a wide range of standard-made products and offers design services for making custom products. Topics include: instrumentation and process control, lockout/tagout, chemical operation processes, mechanical, pumps, piping, heat exchangers, vacuum, and cooling towers.
Bayport – which will now be known as Bayport Technical – joins DAC Worldwide of Swedesboro, New Jersey in the Amatrol family of technical training solutions for schools and industry. Bayport Technical is a division of Amatrol, with primary manufacturing operations and customer experience center located in LaPorte, Texas.
Amatrol creates innovative, interactive technical learning solutions for industry and education to equip technicians and operators with the skills they need to adapt and thrive in a rapidly-changing workplace. Our passion has led us to the forefront of the Technical Education market in both hands-on, skill-building educational labs and highly-detailed and expansive curriculum. Our technical learning systems are utilized by many types of organizations, including community colleges, industry training centers, high schools, universities, apprenticeship training centers, and vocational training and education centers. Visit amatrol.com, dacworldwide.com, & bayporttechnical.com to learn more or find us on social media.