Read all about our latest company news and the most recent developments in our innovative product line!

Acquisition Lansas BV

July 31, 2023

Oatey Co. (Oatey), a leader in the plumbing industry since 1916, today announced the acquisition of Lansas B.V. (Lansas), a manufacturer and distributor of underground pipe and disc plugs based in Eijsden, Netherlands.

For more than 70 years, Lansas has been a leading manufacturer of pipe and disc plugs servicing the waterworks markets in Europe. Manufactured through a highly efficient and automated production process, Lansas plugs are high-quality, innovative and designed to meet the requirements of customers.

“For decades, Oatey has been a leader in the U.S. waterworks pipe plug market under our Cherne brand,” said Oatey CEO Neal Restivo. “The addition of Lansas, its outstanding employees, its advanced technology, and its manufacturing footprint well-positions us to grow our presence in the European waterworks market. Utilizing the combined experience and expertise of Cherne and Lansas will significantly enhance our ability to serve our customers in Europe.”

About Oatey Co.

Since 1916, Oatey has provided reliable, high-quality products for the residential and commercial plumbing industries, with a commitment to delivering quality, building trust and improving lives. Today, Oatey operates a comprehensive manufacturing and distribution network to supply thousands of products for professional builders, contractors, engineers and do-it-yourself consumers around the world.

Oatey is based in Cleveland, Ohio, and has locations in the United States, Canada, Mexico and China. For more information, visit, call (800) 321-9532 or follow Oatey on FacebookTwitterLinkedIn or Instagram.

Welcome to our Open House!

September 1, 2023

We cordially invite you to participate in our special event: an Open House and Factory Tour that will give you a behind-the-scenes look at our factory. This is your chance to get to know our company better, meet our new team and enjoy delicious food and drinks.

Date September 29 September 30
Time 14.00-19.00 hours 13.00-18.00 hours
Location Zoerbeemden 1, 2-4 Eijsden - The Netherlands

What can you expect?

Factory tour:
Discover the secrets behind our production process and see how our high-quality products are created. Our expert guides will be on hand to answer all your questions.

Getting to know our team:
Meet our dedicated and friendly team. Learn about their roles within the company and how they contribute to our success.

Food and Drink:
Enjoy a tasty assortment of snacks and refreshing drinks. It's the perfect opportunity to network and relax with other guests.

How to participate.

This event is free to all. We do ask that you register in advance so that we can provide enough food and drinks for all guests. You can register by sending an email to 

We look forward to welcoming you to our Open House and hope you will have a great time while learning more about our company and team. If you have any questions or would like more information, please don't hesitate to contact us.

See you then!