Flow International Corporation is a technology-based manufacturing company. The Company provides waterjet cutting and surface preparation solutions. It operates in two segments: Standard and Advanced. Standard segment includes sales and cost of sales related to its cutting, surface preparation and cleaning systems using ultrahigh-pressure water pumps, as well as parts and services to sustain these installed systems. Advanced segment includes sales and cost of sales related to its aerospace and automation systems, which require specific custom configuration and advanced features, including robotics, to match customer applications. The primary components of its product line include versatile waterjet cutting and surface preparation systems, which provide total system solutions for many materials, including metal, stone, tile, composites, food, paper, rubber and structural foam.