Hobaica Services Inc.(Phoenix) was awarded the 2008 Business Ethics Award by the Better Business Bureau of Arizona.

Rinnai Corp.(Peachtree City, Ga.) promotedErvin Cashto corporate vice president of Global Marketing and Product Management.

Alfa Laval(Lund, Sweden) acquiredStandard Refrigeration(Melrose Park, Ill.).

Haier America(New York) was selected by Wal-Mart Stores Inc. as a Vendor of the Year for 2008.

Elster Gas North America(Cleveland) appointedDan Rosinskias market segment sales manager for the propane industry.

Nationwide Boiler Inc.(Fremont, Calif.) appointedRobert Remkesas vice president of Environmental Solutions.

Regal Beloit Corp.(Beloit, Wis.) celebrated 25 years of capacitor manufacturing at its Juarez, Mexico facility.

Publication date:06/23/2008