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Mestek Launches Joint Venture

July 30, 2007

WESTFIELD, Mass. - Mestek Inc. and Dadanco Pty., Adelaide, Australia have announced a joint venture to produce and market active chilled beams, induction units, and induction diffusers for the North, Central, and South American markets.

Dadanco is a leading supplier of active chilled beams in Australia and has sold active chilled beam systems in many countries throughout the world. The products being offered by the joint venture are based on Dadanco’s patented nozzle technology and established product designs. The active chilled beams and other Dadanco products are being produced in the United States in Mestek’s Wyalusing, Pa., manufacturing facility. Product design and application engineering support is at Mestek’s Westfield headquarters.

Vladimir Petrovic, president, Dadanco, and Dan Harris, vice president of engineering, Dadanco, are relocating from Australia to the United States and will be working with Bill Rafferty, executive vice president, Mestek.

For more information, visit www.dadanco.com.

Publication date: 07/30/2007