News briefs on industrial process cooling equipment suppliers

Munters Corp., Amesbury, Mass., has added manufacturing capacity to expedite two-week delivery on evaporative cooling pads. The company now makes Glacier-Cor cellulose evaporative cooling media for domestic use in Fort Myers, Fla., and Phoenix, as well as in its updated Monterey, Mexico, plant. The company also produces the media in a facility in Coritibia, Brazil, to service South American customers.

The Thermal Spray Society of ASM International, Akron, Ohio, will hold Cold Spray 2004, a two-day workshop on emerging cold spray technology. Scheduled for September 27-28, the sessions will cover basic technology and modeling, spray systems and accessories, preparation and characterization of coatings, and industrial applications. For more information on the Akron workshop, contact Joanne Miller by calling (800) 336-5152 or e-mailing Miller at jimiller@asminternational.org.

Alfa Laval Inc., Richmond, Va., becomes the first plate supplier to receive ARI Standard 400 certification for the supply of plate heat exchangers for its new AlfaQ Series plate heat exchangers.

Danfoss Inc., Baltimore, has extended its alliance with E.S. Gallagher Sales Ltd., Toronto, to include sales and distribution coverage of industrial controls products in Canada.

ITT Industries, Cheektowaga, N.Y., appointed Bay Industrial exclusive sales representative for its ITT Standard heat transfer products in British Columbia.

Spectronic Corp., Westbury, N.Y., has received ISO 9001:2000 certification. The company manufactures HVAC/R fluorescent leak-detection products.

Megola Inc., Corunna, Ontario, which specializes in microbiological control, wastewater treatment and air purification, has signed a non-exclusive distribution agreement with Dalian Bingshan H2O3 Environmental Solutions Co. Ltd., to distribute ScaleGuard throughout Asia. The agreement also allows Megola to distribute H2O3's ozone machines in conjunction with ScaleGuard products in North America.

Colmac Coil Manufacturing, Colville, Wash., has redesigned its website at www.colmaccoil.com, which now includes a site map, employment opportunities, case studies, primary contacts, sales representatives' contact information, Colmac Coil software programs, a feedback form and more.

Twenty-five-year-old Spaltech International, a provider of equipment solutions for industrial processes and temperature control for all environments, has moved to 247 Armstrong Ave., Unit #10, Georgetown (Halton Hills), Ont., Canada, L7G 4X6; phone (905) 877-2423; fax (905) 877-1017; info@spaltech.com; www.spaltech.com.

L.J. Star Inc., a Twinsburg, Ohio, provider of industrial process observation equipment, has acquired Tank Components Inc., a maker of vessel components for the pharmaceutical and biotech processing industries in Springfield, Mo.

OSHA has released a interactive-based training and compliance eTool for its Incident Command System at www.osha.gov/SLTC/etools/ics/index.html.