History of Merit

Founded in 2011 and headquartered in Prescott, Arizona, Merit Engineering & Equipment Co. designs and manufactures innovative, dependable, and user-friendly saws for the professional concrete cutter.  

In 2018, Blount International, Inc. acquired and integrated Merit into its Concrete Cutting and Finishing (CCF) business unit. CCF manages the ICS® brand of concrete cutting equipment and is the exclusive distributor of Pentruder® wall saws and wire saws in the Americas.

Merit saws are handcrafted and made to order from high-quality materials that are machined and assembled in the USA and distributed globally.