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We have operations in more than 50 countries, with a network of dealers and distributors in many more. North America accounts for more than half our revenue and around a third of our employees, and we are investing to grow our presence in higher-growth, emerging markets.

We have grown our exposure to higher-growth markets to 17% of revenue through targeted investment in our Sales and Marketing capabilities over the past five years and we continue to invest to expand our footprint.

Smiths Detection is a world-leading designer and manufacturer of sensors that detect and identify explosives, narcotics, weapons, chemical agents, biohazards and contraband.

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Smiths Medical is a leading supplier of medical devices and consumables that are vital to patient care around the world. Our products include infusion systems, vascular access, vital care and speciality products.

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Smiths Interconnect is a leader in electronic components and sub-systems that connect, protect and control critical systems for wireless telecommunications, aerospace, defence, space, test, medical, rail and industrial markets.

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Flex-Tek is a global provider of engineered components that heat and move fluids and gases for the aerospace, medical, industrial, construction and domestic appliance markets.

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John Crane is a leading provider of products and services to global energy services customers. Our solutions help ensure the reliability of mission-critical equipment in challenging operating environments.

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Countries with direct operations


Countries and territories our solutions reach


Employees worldwide


Group revenue by destination

  1. North America 52%
  2. United Kingdom 4%
  3. Europe other 17%
  4. Rest of World 27%

Location of assets

  1. North America 55%
  2. United Kingdom 15%
  3. Europe other 18%
  4. Rest of World 12%

Revenue from equipment sales and aftermarket/consumables

  1. Equipment sales 47%
  2. Aftermarket/consumables 53%

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Smiths Group divisions:

John Crane, Smiths Medical, Smiths Detection, Smiths Interconnect, Flex-Tek

Smiths Group plc:
Registered office 4th Floor, 11-12 St James’s Square, London, SW1Y 4LB
Incorporated in England No. 137013
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