DSTI Celebrates New Facility Expansion & 10 Year AnniversaryPublished on January 27, 2012
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - January 27, 2012 - Community, business and political leaders joined together for a ribbon cutting ceremony to honor local manufacturer Dynamic Sealing Technologies Inc. (DSTI). Despite the cold blistery weather over 1,000 people attended this day-long celebration.
Many elected officials were in attendance including: Governor Mark Dayton, State Senator Michelle Benson, State Representatives Peggy Scott and Tim Sanders, the Anoka County Board of Commissioners and Board Chair Rhonda Sivarajah, Anoka County Attorney Tony Palumbo, Anoka County Sheriff James Stuart and the Andover City Council with Mayor Mike Gamache.
"It's great to see DSTI doing what they do so well! Creating Minnesota jobs is very exciting and we're happy to have them in our community," said Rep. Tim Sanders.
DSTI has more than doubled in size from 36,000 square-feet to an 80,000 square-foot facility. With specialties in developing and manufacturing rotary unions DSTI now exports to 35 countries and is the 45th fastest growing private manufacturing company in America for 2011, according to Inc. Magazine.
"This is really an exciting day for DSTI, Andover, and all of Minnesota," Gov. Dayton said. "I just want to thank the founder and owners of the company who made a commitment to Minnesota and all the Minnesotans who are working in such a dedicated way to save people from cancer, protect our troops from IEDs. Those kinds of projects are ones that I hope you take great pride in being part of."
"A celebration like this was a great way for us owners to say thank you to so many that have helped along the way," noted Jeff Meister President of DSTI. "We couldn't have made it this far if it wasn't for our great families, employees, vendors, suppliers and amazing community support."
Dynamic Sealing Technologies, Inc. (DSTI) specializes in the design and manufacturing of application-specific fluid solutions worldwide. DSTI's engineered fluid sealing products transfer hydraulic oil, chemicals, water, air, and a variety of other liquids and gases for rotating applications. The company offers custom integrated solutions to meet the unique design, manufacturing, testing, and qualification requirements of each project. DSTI has a full line of in-stock, standard fluid and electrical products including fluid rotary unions and electrical slip rings designed to meet a wide range of industrial applications.