Companies making news: Modine, Chart Industries, Parker Hannifin, Trelleborg Sealing Solutions and more.

Racine, Wis.-based Modine Manufacturing Co. sold all of the assets of its Thermacore Inc. electronics cooling subsidiary, based in Lancaster, Pa., for $13.25 million.

Cleveland-based Parker Hannifin received the Good Scout Award by the Greater Cleveland Council of the Boy Scouts of America. The Good Scout award highlights the strong commitment made to the greater Cleveland community by a local corporation or individual. Parker’s Lee Banks, senior vice president and operating officer, and John Dedinsky, vice president- global supply chain and procurement, accepted the award on behalf of the company.

Chart Industries Inc., Cleveland, a global manufacturer of highly engineered equipment used in the production, storage and end-use of hydrocarbon and industrial gases, announced that Chart Ferox, its wholly owned subsidiary in the Czech Republic, has acquired Flow Instruments & Engineering GmbH, Solingen, Germany, in an all-cash transaction. Flow Instruments & Engineering manufactures cryogenic flowmeter systems for industrial gases and liquefied petroleum gas, distribution equipment for transport of CO2 and other gases, and provides calibration services.

Iwaki America Inc., Holliston, Mass., and Walchem Corp., Holliston, Mass., received ISO 9001-2000 certification, a quality management standard that asserts certified companies have ongoing internal audits, management reviews, corrective and preventive action procedures, and the means for measuring and monitoring processes, all in pursuit of continuous improvement. Iwaki America Inc. manufactures non-metallic centrifugal magnetic-drive and positive-displacement metering pumps for liquid chemical applications. Walchem designs and manufactures sensors, controls and integrated communications technologies for the global water and wastewater treatment markets.

An O-ring calculator from Ft. Wayne, Ind.-based Trelleborg Sealing Solutions includes both standard and metric dimensions. The calculator provides sizing, design parameter recommendations and measurements and results. Comments may be printed, saved online or filed as a PDF. Additional features include material recommendations and warning alerts to possible input errors or deviations from design recommendations. The free calculator can be accessed through the registration area of www.tss.trelleborg.com/us.

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