• Research Products Corp. (Madison, Wis.) has promoted Larry Olsen to president and CEO, Mike McGowan to executive vice president and CFO, and Paul Graham to senior vice president. Mike Fitzpatrick, former CEO, will remain chairman of the board.

  • Lennox International Inc. (Dallas) has sold the assets of its Electrical Products Division (EPD) business, part of its Advanced Products division, to Emerson (St. Louis).

  • Weil-McLain (Michigan City, Ind.) has achieved a new ISO certification and is now in compliance with ISO 9001:2000.

  • Friedrich Air Conditioning (San Antonio) announced that its QuietMaster Heavy Duty SL35J30 was selected by Consumer’s Digest as a consumer’s “best buy.”

  • Selkirk LLC (Dallas) has promoted Debbie Sudduth to chief information officer for the company.

  • Frost & Sullivan, a global growth consulting firm, presented its 2003 Product Quality Leadership Award to A.O. Smith Water Products Company (Ashland City, Tenn.).

  • American Standard Companies Inc. (Tyler, Texas) announced that Residential Systems (RS), its comfort systems business, produced its 1 millionth cooling and heating product platform unit.

  • Metal-Fab Inc. (Wichita, Kan.) has added the SureLock™ B-Vent Locking System on its B-Vent pipe, tees, wyes, elbows, and caps in the 3- to 6-inch sizes.

  • Aube Technologies (Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec) appointed Sylvain Fournier as senior sales executive.

    Publication date: 09/01/2003