Sidco Filter acquires cleanroom filter expert to up HEPA offering


The Roome Technologies acquisition has been made to allow Sidco to materially increase its offerings in various sectors, including HEPA, MERV rated, ULPA, activated carbon and beyond

Sidco Filter Company, a portfolio company of Fairchild Capital Partners, has announced its acquisition of Roome Technologies.

Sidco Filter, located in NY, is an industrial filter manufacturer specialising in replacement filter elements for air and gas applications, as well as producing OEM filters for a variety of equipment manufacturers.

Roome Technologies, founded in 1999 by David Roome and headquartered in NY, is a manufacturer of high-efficiency filters for the medical, cleanroom, aerospace and in-room air purifier industries.

"We are excited to partner with the team at Sidco. There is a longstanding and collaborative relationship between the two companies, and this was a natural fit," said Roome.

"The ability to leverage the combined capabilities of the two companies, as well as the opportunity to expand into new markets and channels, made this a compelling transaction. The Roome acquisition will allow Sidco to better serve our customers and materially increase our core product offerings in various air filtration and air purification sectors, including HEPA, MERV rated, ULPA, activated carbon and beyond," added Andrea FitzGerald, founder of Sidco Filter.

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Sidco has invested years into building its extensive cross-reference database, and now the company's branded product offering has the ability to interchange filters with over 100 common brands with more than 10,000 OEM competitor part numbers.