Met-Pro Corporation’s Global Pump Solutions Business Unit Receives International Equipment Order Totaling in Excess of $1.3 Million
HARLEYSVILLE, Pa,, Dec. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Raymond J. De Hont, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Met-Pro Corporation (NYSE:MPR), announced today that the Company’s Global Pump Solutions business unit has received an order, totaling more than $1.3 million, to supply 80 FybrocÃ‚® brand pumps for a large-scale aquarium/oceanarium attraction located outside of the United States. This order is expected to ship in the first quarter of the Company’s next fiscal year.
Met-Pro Global Pump Solutions was selected for this project based on their FybrocÃ‚® brand’s extensive experience in this field, life-cycle and energy efficiency considerations, as well as the successful installation and performance of the FybrocÃ‚® brand pumps in aquarium, aquaculture and marine-related institutions throughout the world. FybrocÃ‚® pumps, which are virtually unaffected by saltwater, are installed in hundreds of aquariums worldwide, including locations in Australia, Barbados, Canary Islands, China, Europe, Grand Cayman, Hong Kong, Korea, Kuwait, Mexico, New Zealand, Republic of Georgia, Russian Federation, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, and multiple United States locations.
“Met-Pro Global Pump Solutions works closely with engineers, contractors and end customers around the world to provide the best solution to meet their fluid handling needs including quality, delivery, service, and energy efficiency,” stated De Hont. “This order is another example of Met-Pro Global Pump Solutions’ global presence and the aquarium industry’s acknowledgement of their ability to provide the best solution for their saltwater fluid handling needs. It also reinforces the FybrocÃ‚® brand’s reputation as the preferred choice for critical saltwater applications around the world and allows us to remain optimistic regarding other large projects we are pursuing.”
Met-Pro Corporation, with headquarters at 160 Cassell Road, Harleysville, Pennsylvania, is a leading niche-oriented global provider of product recovery, pollution control, fluid handling and filtration solutions. The Company’s diverse and synergistic solutions and products address the world’s growing need for clean air and water, reduced energy consumption and improved operating efficiencies. Through its global sales organization, internationally recognized brands, and operations in North America, South America, Europe and The People’s Republic of China, Met-Pro’s solutions, products and systems are sold to a well-diversified cross-section of customers and markets around the world. For more information, please visit www.met-pro.com.
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