Press Release – November 20, 2020
Somerset NJ – The Cavagna Group is pleased to announce the addition of the F.W. Webb Company as their newest distributor in North America. Headquartered in Bedford Massachusetts, the F.W. Webb Company is a family owned and operated distributor covering 16 disciplines including Propane, Natural gas, Heating, Plumbing, HVAC, and PVF (pipe, valves, and fittings). Founded in 1866, the F.W Webb Company employs over 2,600 people and features daily deliveries from their own fleet of trucks from 85+ locations throughout 9 states in the Northeast.
The Cavagna Group is also family owned and operated with 11 manufacturing plants in northern Italy as well as 7 additional manufacturing plants around the globe. Founded in 1949, the Cavagna Group manufactures regulators and valves for the propane, natural gas, and compressed gas industries, propane and natural gas metering products, propane powered combustion engines, and other products for emerging markets. Their North American headquarters, currently in Somerset New Jersey, has been operating as Cavagna North America since 1985.
“The fact that both of our missions and family-driven business values are so similar makes the partnership exciting for us at Cavagna.” reports Peter Dwyer (VP of Sales and Marketing LPG Division – North America). He adds, “I think both companies are looking forward to bringing Cavagna’s range of products to market with F.W Webb’s superior technical expertise and logistics.”
“I’m thrilled to be able to deliver the wide range of quality products Cavagna offers. I’m looking forward to a strong partnership for many many years. I’m particularly impressed with the innovation and R&D that Cavagna built a reputation on.” says Mike DelConte (Director of Heating and LP Gas Sales for F.W. Webb Company) adding, “FW Webb offers only the best quality products to our fuel dealers and installers, Cavagna is certainly one of those as they are the global leader in regulators.”
About Cavagna Group
For 70 years, the Cavagna Group has been a global leader providing advanced, integrated solutions for the control, regulation, metering and storage of compressed gas (gas for energy, alternative fuel gases, medical gases, industrial gases, cryogenic gases and specialty gases). It was founded in 1949 in northern Italy, near Brescia, an area long renowned for its metalworking industry. Today, the Cavagna Group is made up of 11 vertically integrated production companies in Italy and seven other companies spread out across five continents. With a distribution network consisting of an additional 15 fully-owned companies, the Cavagna Group now sells its products in more than 145 countries worldwide.
About F.W. Webb Company
With roots going back to 1866, the F.W. Webb Company is a family-owned business proudly offering a full array of outstanding products, services and expertise to residential and commercial contractors and industry professionals.