Industry News 11/13

HONEYWELL SAFETY PRODUCTS has donated more than $50,000 in respiratory and protective safety gear to the City of High River, Alberta, to aid first responders, town workers and volunteers assisting in the cleanup and rebuilding efforts in areas devastated...


 

MIDWEST FIRE EQUIPMENT & REPAIR CO. founders Scott and Pam Schneekloth have sold the company to a family investor group led by Sarah Atchison. Atchison, along with family members Lyle and Jane Gessell, said they purchased the company because it aligns with a mission to work with small Midwest manufacturing operations developing products that help save lives. Atchison has experience with an aerospace design and manufacturing firm, Spectrum Aeromed, whose mission is to save lives with its air medical equipment. Spectrum Aeromed is owned and operated by Atchison’s husband, Dean, who was a consultant for the acquisition.