•Superior Radiant Products Ltd.(Stoney Creek, Ontario) appointedKris Kadlecek(right) as sales manager of engineered products.
•Emerson(St. Louis) appointedPratap Chavan(right) as president of Emerson Climate Technologies Inc. – Middle East and Africa.
•Speakman Cooling(New Castle, Del.) launched a new website, www.speakmancooling.com, to introduce its Air2O™ product series.
•Grundfos Pumps(Olathe, Kan.) hiredJackie Sharrockas the West regional sales manager for its buildings business unit.
•Friedrich Air Conditioning(San Antonio) moved into new headquarters at 10001 Reunion Place at the Union Square II Building.
•GeoSystems LLC(Maple Grove, Minn.) namedJennifer Montville(right) as product marketing manager for its Econar and HydroHeat lines.
GeoSystems LLC also appointedGarret Graaskamp(right) as Northeastern regional sales manager.
•Allied Air Enterprises(West Columbia, S.C.) appointedGray Huey(right) as West region sales manager.
Allied Air Enterprises also appointedTai Lynch(right) as East region sales manager.
•MovinCool(Long Beach, Calif.) promotedMike Paulsonto manager of its Heat Management Group.
•Parker Hannifin-Sporlan Division(Washington, Mo.) namedChip Kuennenas global account manager responsible forCarrierandCarrier Transicoldaccounts, andDJ Fryeas global account manager responsible forIngersoll Rand-TraneandThermo Kingaccounts.
•Berner International(New Castle, Pa.) namedMichael Farber(right) as sales manager of its Industrial Dealer Sales group.
•ABB(Zurich, Switzerland) will acquireBaldor Electric Co.(Fort Smith, Ark.) in an all-cash transaction; the deal is expected to close in the first quarter of 2011.