fluid logic

fluid logic

[¦flü·əd ¦läj·ik]
(engineering)
The simulation of logical operations by means of devices that employ fluid dynamic phenomena to control the interactions between sets of gases or liquids.
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CLEVELAND -- Ferro Corporation (NYSE: FOE) announced today that it has purchased a grinding and fabrication fluids business for brittle materials from Fluid Logic LLC, of Portland, Oregon.
The grinding and polishing fluids business acquired from Fluid Logic expands Ferro's growing product line of technically advanced surface friction/polishing materials and formulations.
Fluid Logic LLC, of Portland, Oregon announced today that it has sold its grinding and fabrication fluids business for brittle materials to Ferro Corporation (NYSE: FOE).
We believe Ferro represents an ideal platform that will enable Fluid Logic's differentiated products to address the broader global marketplace," said Larry Lindland, President, Fluid Logic LLC.
Ferro's broad customer network should be pleased with the additional line of products that Fluid Logic brings," said Erik Krieger, Managing Partner, Riverlake Partners.
Fluid Logic LLC, a Riverlake Partners portfolio company, and its wholly owned subsidiary Silco2 International, will continue to manufacture ultra high-purity colloidal silica, nanotechnology-based products addressing a range of markets including semiconductor chemical and mechanical planarization (CMP), high-performance coatings and paints, catalyst support and applications within the paper industry.
Riverlake Partners, LLC, a private equity buyout fund focused on traditional manufacturing industries, today announced a significant investment in specialty chemicals manufacturer Fluid Logic, LLC.
With the infusion of capital from Riverlake, Fluid Logic will increase its sales force, expand into Europe and South America, and strengthen research and product development.
Fluid Logic produces one of the highest-quality colloidal silicas in the world through its wholly owned subsidiary, Silco2 International, LLC.
We're bullish on the growth prospects of Fluid Logic and believe that this opportunity fits nicely with all of our investment objectives," said Krieger.