Franklin Electric Company is a worldwide leader in water well pumping systems and fuel pumping systems. A technical leader in electric motors, pumps, drives and controls, the company is one of the world s largest manufacturers of submersible water well and fueling systems motors and a manufacturer of underground fueling systems hardware and flexible piping systems. Franklin s products are present in approximately one of every two water wells and filling stations worldwide. The company has more than 15 manufacturing and distribution facilities located in the United States, Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Mexico, Australia, South Africa, China and Japan. Its engineered specialty electric motor products and electronic controls are used in a variety of industrial products, such as gasoline dispensers, paint sprayers, electric hoists, explosion-proof vapor exhaust fans, vacuum pumping systems, livestock feeding systems and soft ice cream machines. Franklin Electric Company has a location in Philadelphia.