Niagara Blower acquires Kathabar Inc.

Niagara Blower Company announced Jan. 15 that it has acquired the assets of Kathabar Inc. from Ross Air Systems. Located in Somerset, New Jersey, Kathabar designs and manufactures dehumidification systems for the food, beverage, metals, and pharmaceutical industries. The newly formed subsidiary will be called Kathabar Dehumidification Systems Inc. (KDS). Terms of the deal were not disclosed...

BUFFALO, NY, Feb. 19, 2008 -- Niagara Blower Company announced Jan. 15 that it has acquired the assets of Kathabar Inc. from Ross Air Systems. Located in Somerset, New Jersey, Kathabar designs and manufactures dehumidification systems for the food, beverage, metals, and pharmaceutical industries. The newly formed subsidiary will be called Kathabar Dehumidification Systems Inc. (KDS). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Peter Demakos, P.E., Niagara President, stated, "Kathabar is a well known, well respected company and will increase Niagara's potential customer base to provide a wider range of temperature and humidity applications. Kathabar, as a compliment to our 'No-Frost' ® refrigeration systems, will make Niagara one of the largest liquid desiccant dehumidification system manufacturers in North America. In addition, Kathabar's extensive sales representation will expand our opportunities in international markets."

Niagara Blower is a design-build manufacturer providing engineered solutions to heat transfer applications at power, process, refinery, food and brewing facilities worldwide.

###

More in Asset Management
Stormwater Management Guide
Sponsored
Stormwater Management Guide