Daikin AC (Americas) Inc. (Carrollton, Texas) named Chris Bellshaw as director of product and engineering.

Tecumseh Products Co. (Ann Arbor, Mich.) appointed Chuck Brewer as director of sales for North America, David Hoffman as manager of global pricing, and Michael Smith as manager of global marketing for communications and branding. Tim Wright was promoted to aftermarket sales manager for North America.

Purafil Inc. (Doraville, Ga.) was named the 2010 Environmental Exporter of the Year by Commercial News USA.

Prem Sales Ltd. (Lubbock, Texas) announced its Premaire brand of packaged terminal air conditioners.

Trimble (Sunnyvale, Calif.) acquired Accubid Systems (Concord, Ontario).

FieldServer Technologies (Milpitas, Calif.) partnered with AMX (Richardson, Texas); AMX will implement FieldServer’s Gateway as a bridge between AMX platforms and building management protocols.

Publication date: 09/13/2010