Mitsubishi Electric US Inc. Cooling & Heating Division (Suwanee, Georgia) appointed Rob Howard, performance construction manager, to the Energy & Environmental Building Alliance (EEBA) board of directors.

Emerson (St. Louis) agreed to acquire Cooper-Atkins (Middlefield, Connecticut).

Nor-Lake Inc. (Hudson, Wisconsin) named Jeff Blackwell president of operations for Standex Refrigerated Solutions Group.

DiversiTech Corp. (Atlanta) was named Ferguson’s (Newport News, Virginia) 2017 HVAC Vendor of the Year.

Continental Materials Corp. (Chicago) named Brian Holte president of Williams Comfort Products (Colton, California) and Phoenix Mfg. Inc. (Phoenix).

Publication date: 1/15/2018