Process automation manufacturer Moore Industries-International, Inc., North Hills, Calif., appointed TechStar as a manufacturer’s representative for Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Moore said the rep firm’s experience and expertise in the Texas oil patch will be a valuable asset to Moore Industries “as it looks to continue its growth with key markets in a region dominated by the oil and gas industry.”

TechStar, with headquarters in Deer Park, Texas, near the Houston Ship Channel, and offices near Dallas and Corpus Christi, serves customers involved in downstream, midstream and upstream petroleum markets as well as the offshore industry.

“TechStar is a well-managed rep organization serving our core markets and customers,” said Gary Prentice, National Sales Manager for Moore Industries-International, Inc. “Their territory managers are experienced and successful solutions providers and are strategically positioned geographically. Moore Industries’ product lines balance their current portfolio and allow them to provide more complete solutions.”

Moore Industries develops and manufactures devices for communications between control centers and remote instruments for industries such as chemical and petrochemical; power generation and transmission; petroleum extraction, refining and transport; pulp and paper; food and beverage; mining and metal refining; pharmaceuticals and biotechnology; industrial machinery and equipment; water and wastewater; and environmental and pollution monitoring.