•Lenox(East Long Meadow, Mass.) namedDavid Pirkleas president of Industrial Products and Services.
•Honeywell’s(Morristown, N.J.)Dr. Ian Shankland, director of technology for the company’s Flourine Products business, was awarded the 2008 Perkin Medal by theSociety of Chemical Industry (SCI).
•Tecumseh Products Co.(Tecumseh, Mich.) relocated its global headquarters to Ann Arbor, Mich. The new phone number is 734-585-9500.
•Rheem(Fort Smith, Ark.) introduced its DesignStar home comfort system customization tool available at www.rheemdesignstar.com and www.ruuddesignstar.com.
•Onset Computer Corp.(Bourne, Mass.) made available an on-demand Webinar, Determining Proper Boiler Sizing with Data Loggers.
•Thermo King Corp.(Minneapolis) namedJohn Habermannas product manager for Telematics.
•Daikin Industries Ltd.(Osaka, Japan) andMcQuay International(Minneapolis) began construction of a new $50 million global research and development center in Plymouth, Minn.
•Embraco(Sao Paulo, Brazil) received the Stars of Energy Efficiency award from theAlliance to Save Energy (ASE).
•Superior Radiant Products(Stoney Creek, Ontario) hiredTom Delpas national sales manager. He will be responsible for the U.S. market and based out of Cleveland.
Manufacturers for the Week: 08/04/2008
August 4, 2008