ACHRNEWS

Wholesale-Distributors: Westburne Inc.; Refrigeration Supply Co.; Gas Equipment Supplies; Young Supply Co.

June 26, 2000

Westburne Inc.

Westburne Inc. (Montreal, PQ, Canada) purchased the assets of Lincoln Distribution from International Comfort Products Corp. (Canada). Also in this transaction, Westburne secured long-term distribution agreements for the province of Quebec for various products manufactured by International Comfort Products, including the Lincoln brand.

Refrigeration Supply Co.

Refrigeration Supply Co. (Columbus, MS) announced that it now carries Copeland® PrimesourceSM compressors, condensing units, and parts.

Gas Equipment Supplies

Gas Equipment Supplies (Vancouver, BC, Canada) acquired three western Canadian branches of ICP Supply. The branch offices are located in Winnipeg, MB, and Langley and Burnaby, BC. The branches will operate under the name of Hvac Supply (GES), a division of Gas Equipment Supplies Inc.

Young Supply Co.

Young Supply Co. (Detroit, MI) has entered an agreement to market the Multiaqua line of small chilled-water systems.