LAGRANGE, GA — A Georgia contractor is one of five new members of The Unified Group, billed as "a national network of quality mechanical contractors who share a commitment to remain independent."

RD Cox Corp., based in LaGrange with offices in Huntsville and Montgomery, AL, specializes in the design, construction, and service of heating and cooling systems. The company also provides air and water balancing, and sheet metal fabrication, among other services.

According to a release from The Unified Group, its purpose "is to provide shared training opportunities, negotiate purchasing arrangements as a group, pursue national and regional business opportunities, and provide forums for information exchange and sharing of best practices."

The organization was founded in August 1998. Member companies are said to represent more than $450 million in revenue.

More information about the group can be obtained by contacting Julie Bishop at 888-714-5990.

Publication date: 04/22/2002