Building on a tradition of engineering excellence dating back to 1957, AEC has been a leader in supplying the plastics market with innovative solutions. AEC initially began serving the industry with chillers and cooling towers, establishing itself as a solutions provider for the most challenging process cooling needs. Today, AEC continues to offer one of the broadest portfolios of packaged and central chillers, and has grown to be a leader in Material Handling, serving a wide range of process industries.

Over the years, AEC has grown both organically through technical innovation and through acquisition. As each company was added, the breadth and depth of AEC’s capabilities in meeting the needs of industry continued to grow.

  • Acquired Nelmor for growth in the size reduction market
  • Acquired Whitlock for growth in plastics material handling
  • Acquired Walton Stout for growth in drying systems and crystalizers
  • Acquired HydReclaim for metering, blending, and reclaim equipment

The AEC sales team is staffed by trained representatives with extensive knowledge in process applications. With a primary focus on auxiliary equipment for the plastics industry, many AEC offerings are also suitable for a wide range of industrial applications. AEC’s technical experts can help find the right solution for your process needs.
As an ACS Group brand, AEC is supported by a worldwide service network offering 24/7 technical support and access to a broad range of parts to ensure your equipment is kept running in top condition.