Southfield Capital (Greenwich, Connecticut) acquired American Refrigeration Co. (Andover, Massachusetts).

The Wilo Group (Dortmund, Germany) was awarded the 2018 National German Sustainability Award.

American Elite Molding (Crestview, Florida) was selected as a 2017 Florida Manufacturer of the Year by the Manufacturers Association of Florida.

Geoclima S.r.l.’s (Ronchi dei Legionari, Italy) air cooled chiller range earned the Air-Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration Institute (AHRI)-certified® mark, with the exception of evaporative systems and free cooling series, which are excluded from the program.

Luxaire® (Norman, Oklahoma) Acclimate™ Series gas furnaces from Johnson Controls Inc. (Milwaukee) received an Energy Star® Most Efficient 2017 designation.

Red Dot Corp. (Seattle) named Fred Norris quality manager.

Carrier Transicold’s (Farmington, Connecticut) compressed natural gas (CNG)-powered Supra® multi-temperature truck refrigeration prototype unit won the Sustainable Innovation award from Stratégie Logistique.

ICool Global (Ningbo, China) announced the establishment of ICool USA Inc. (Hartselle, Alabama), which will be the manufacturing and distribution center for the U.S. market.