ACHRNEWS

Manufacturers For The Week: 08/26/2002

August 23, 2002
  • Lennox Industries (Dallas, TX) has appointed Daniel L. Seaman president of Lennox Hearth Products. The company also appointed Dale Tabinowski vice president of human resources.

  • Skuttle Indoor Air Quality Products (Marietta, OH) will be featured on the TV program New Home Journal. The show, which will be broadcast on PAX-TV, will feature a segment on a “Skuttle-enhanced” home.

  • Weil-McLain (Michigan City, IN) has chosen Aqua-Tech Sales and Marketing (Hamilton, ON, Canada) as the company’s master distributor. Aqua-Tech will assume responsibility for all sales, marketing, and distribution for Weil-McLain products across Canada.

  • Unico Inc. (St. Louis, MO) has announced its 2002 fall heating promotion. For each order placed between Aug. 1 and Nov. 1, 2002, Unico System contractors can receive a canvas coat for each qualifying purchase of Unico System heating products. For more information, visit www.unicosystem.com (website).

  • Beckett Air (Elyria, OH) has completed the automation of its blower housing manufacturing line and is currently producing housing for blower wheels in the 3- to 11-inch range. The automated line includes a laser cutter and robotic welding station that processes sheet metal coils into finished housing. For more information, go to www.beckettair.com (website).

  • Inpro/Seal Co. (Rock Island, IL) has completed an expansion of its operation headquarters. The expansion includes enhancement of the company’s customer services, sales, marketing, and key support operations. Earlier this year the company completed a 28,000-square-foot expansion of its manufacturing facility.

  • Burnham International (Lancaster, PA) announced plans to display a selection of boilers from three Burnham brands at the Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition (AHR Expo®) in Monterrey, Mexico, Oct. 2-4, 2002. For more information, go to www.ahrexpomex.com (website).

  • Lauren Manufacturing (New Philadelphia, OH) has named Ryan Kirkbride as product designer. Kirkbride’s responsibilities will include developing new seal and gasket profiles based on customer needs.

  • A.O. Smith Water Products Co. (Ashland City, TN) officially opened its 20,000-square-foot Customer Care Facility. The facility will provide technical support, training, and comprehensive service to customers for A.O. Smith, State, Apollo, and Maytag® brand water heaters.

    Publication date: 08/26/2002