Glass bottle inspection group AGR International has been acquired by Indicor industrial company.

AGR is a technology provider that supports global glass and plastic packaging customers to ensure their quality, productivity and sustainability goals are met.

Its technology includes laboratory and inline equipment and automated process systems to meet the quality management needs of container glass manufacturers.

"AGR is a terrific business with clear niche market leadership, mission-critical solutions, deep customer intimacy, and a commitment to supporting their customers' quality and sustainability needs," said Doug Wright, CEO of Indicor.

"This acquisition demonstrates Indicor's disciplined capital deployment strategy of partnering with high-quality, leading businesses that compound Indicor's long-term financial returns."

AGR's management team will continue to lead the business from its Butler, PA, USA headquarters.

AGR's name, brands, and operational footprint will not change as a result of the transaction.

The business will be led by AGR's President, Sudha Jebadurai.