CIRCOR Energy Names Erik Wiik President

Former Aker Solutions Leader Brings Strong Global Industry, Operations and General Management Experience

(March 5th 2015)

Houston, Texas. – CIRCOR Energy announced that Erik Wiik has joined the Company as Group President. Mr. Wiik has joined CIRCOR Energy after an impressive 24-year career at Aker Solutions, where he held positions of increasing leadership responsibility managing groups of businesses delivering advanced subsea technology to the oil and gas industry around the world. He replaces Wayne Robbins who is retiring.

Scott Buckhout, President and Chief Executive Officer of CIRCOR International commented, “Erik brings with him a wealth of experience within the energy market. I am confident that he brings the right mix of commercial savvy and operational excellence. He will be a strong addition to our senior leadership team.”

“I also would like to thank Wayne Robbins for his years of dedicated service to CIRCOR and wish him well in his retirement,” concluded Buckhout.

Wiik said, "CIRCOR is a company with strong product brands in good end markets providing a great platform for strong growth. I look forward to joining the Company and working with the people in CIRCOR Energy to develop its full potential within the energy markets.”

About CIRCOR Energy
CIRCOR Energy is a market-leading, global provider of integrated flow control solutions specializing in the manufacture of highly engineered valves, fittings, pipeline products and services, and associated products, for critical and severe service applications in the oil and gas, power generation and process markets.

Comprised of best-in-class, historically significant product brands, CIRCOR Energy consistently satisfies its customers’ mission-critical needs by developing precision technologies that collectively improve their ability to control, manage, measure and regulate the safe and efficient use of fluids and other natural resources.

CIRCOR Energy: Continuously Improving Flow Control. Worldwide.