Johns Manville (Denver, CO) has acquired Skloplast a.s. (Irnava, Slovakia), a fiber glass manufacturer.
Financial results for Burnham Corp.’s (Lancaster, PA) year ended Dec. 31, 2000 included net sales of $225.7 million, an increase of $10 million from 1999. Earnings for the year were down from $9.6 million in 1999 to $7.1 million in 2000, while basic earnings per share fell to $3.17 from $4.24 in 1999. The company increased the dividend rate for 2001 to $2.04 per share, and preferred stock dividends are now $3.00 per share.
Colmac Coil Manufacturing (Colville, WA) has received a Canadian Registration Number (CRN) for its aluminum tube ammonia coils, and has fully implemented it in all Canadian provinces.
Invensys Climate Controls (ICC) (Columbus, OH) has promoted Dale Barnhart to president. He had been vice president and general manager of Ranco North America.
The production of integral horsepower motors has been expanded by A.O. Smith Electrical Products Company (Tipp City, OH) at its Juarez, Mexico operation. All integral horsepower motors rated 3 to 30 hp will now be manufactured here.
The EPA-DOE Energy Star® Program has named Johnson Controls (Milwaukee, WI) “Partner of the Year.” The award was given in recognition of the company’s commitment to preventing pollution through the integration of energy-efficient systems in buildings all over the United States.
publication date: 03/26/2001