The initial establishment in the 1940s was a small engineering workshop. In 1957 it adopted the name Rotork and moved to Bath, Somerset, UK, where it set up its headquarters. The company manufactures a wide range of products. It has also lined up various after-sales support services and online resources.
Rotork Plc has the capabilities of working in any market so long as it has a flow of gases or liquids, which need to be controlled. Some of its divisions are Rotork Gears, controls, instruments, and fluid systems. It has built a global network of agents who offer its services across 55 countries. Its service centers are in over 20 countries.
Rotork Plc has a well-established business strategy. It has incorporated CSR, which has continued to ensure that it remains in business consistently. It has a listing on the LSE market even though it is still pursuing new markets.