HVAC Breaking News

Sept. 28, 2007: Carrier Completes Acquisition of E.B. Ward/Valair

September 28, 2007
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+

FARMINGTON, Conn. - Carrier Corp. has completed its acquisition of E.B. Ward & Company/Valair, a long-standing Carrier distributor of residential, light commercial, and commercial products. E.B. Ward/Valair serves Carrier customers in northern California and parts of Nevada with 140 employees. It has combined annual sales of approximately $150 million. The purchase price has not been disclosed.

“The acquisition of E.B. Ward and Valair strengthens our rapidly expanding company-operated sales and distribution network in California,” said Geraud Darnis, president of Carrier Corp.

Bob McDonough, president of Carrier’s North America Residential and Light Commercial Systems division, added, “We are pleased to serve our customers directly in this large and important market. Combining E.B. Ward’s sales and customer service capabilities with the strength of Carrier’s brands, products, and services, distribution expertise, and scale enables us to get closer to our customers and solidify our historical leadership position. We are excited to welcome E.B. Ward’s employees into the Carrier family.”

For more information, visit www.carrier.com.

Publication date: 09/24/2007

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to The NEWS Magazine

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

2014 World Energy Engineering Congress

Scenes from the 2014 World Energy Engineering Congress in Washington, D.C.

Podcasts

NEWSMakers: Ed Purvis

Emerson Climate Technologies executive president and business leader Ed Purvis discusses HVACR industry trends, the strength of the industry, and Emerson’s new innovation center. Posted on Dec. 26.

More Podcasts

ACHRNEWS

NEWS 12-22-14 cover

2014 December 22

Check out the weekly edition of The NEWS today!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

HVAC TECHNICIAN SHORTAGE

In order to bring more people into the trade and produce more technicians, what should the industry do?
View Results Poll Archive

HVACR INDUSTRY STORE

2015.jpg
2015 National Plumbing & HVAC Estimator

Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual!

More Products

Clear Seas Research

 

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

DON'T MISS A THING

Magazine image
 
Register today for complete access to ACHRNews.com. Get full access to the latest features, Extra Edition, and more.

STAY CONNECTED

facebook icontwitter iconyoutube iconLinkedIn i con