Knight Becomes a Division of Koch Engineering Co, Inc After Purchase from Koch Engineering Company, Inc.
In 1981, Koch Engineering Company, Inc., of Wichita, Kansas, bought Knight, which then became Koch Engineering Knight Division. Knight’s expertise was a welcome addition to the Koch family of companies working in the refining, chemical and petrochemical industries. Also, during the 80s, the innovative FLEXERAMIC® Ceramic Structured Tower Packing was developed. FLEXERAMIC had several solutions to problems including mass transfer, lower pressure drop and lower energy costs of operation. As a result, the unique geometric design has become the industry leader in structured media.