Goulds Pumps are a wholly owned subsidiary of ITT, one of the largest suppliers of pumping equipment in the world. The headquarters of the Company are located in New York State, USA and have factories world wide. The Axminster facility is responsible for the manufacture and assembly of pumps and systems for the European, Middle East and Africa areas, orders being received through direct Sales or through Distributors. The facility is approved to ISO 9001:2000 by DNV. The company produces engineered pumps and systems, primarily for the Chemical, Pharmaceutical and Oil Industries, but also targeted towards the Pulp and Paper, Water Industries, Power, and General Industry with products available for the majority of applications.