September 4, 2008
Met-Pro Corporation’s Duall Business Unit Receives Equipment Order Totaling Approximately $600,000
HARLEYSVILLE, Pa., Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raymond J. De Hont, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Met-Pro Corporation , announced today that the Company's Duall business unit has received an order to supply a Beta NOx(R) chemical scrubber system to a specialty metals manufacturer in the Midwestern United States. The total value of this order is approximately $600,000. The order is expected to ship during the third quarter of the Company's current fiscal year ending January 31, 2009.
The order includes several multi stage Duall PT510 chemical scrubbers with Fybroc Series 5530 recirculation pumps, an exhaust fan, ducting, controls and instrumentation. The Beta NOx(R) system is designed to treat acid mist and nitrogen oxides emitted from the metals manufacturing and processing operation. The equipment will be manufactured in Duall's Owosso, Michigan factory.
"This order reinforces Duall's reputation as a supplier of choice for field-proven acidic mist and gas emission systems," stated De Hont. "It represents another example of the synergies between our products that allows us to provide system solutions to help solve the challenges of protecting our environment while serving business and industry around the world. We continue to be pleased by the steady stream of customer interest in Duall's products and remain optimistic about Duall's future prospects."
Met-Pro Corporation, with headquarters at 160 Cassell Road, Harleysville, Pennsylvania, was recently recognized, for the second consecutive year, as one of America's "200 Best Small Companies" by Forbes magazine. The Company was also recently named as one of the world's "Top Small to Midsize Manufacturers" by Start-It magazine for the second year in a row. Through its business units, in the United States, Canada, Europe and The People's Republic of China, a wide range of products and services are offered for industrial, commercial, municipal and residential markets worldwide. These include product recovery and pollution control technologies for purification of air and liquids; fluid handling technologies for corrosive, abrasive and high temperature liquids; Mefiag filtration technologies for harsh, corrosive liquid filtration applications; and filtration and purification technologies which include proprietary water treatment chemicals and filter products for air and liquid filtration. For more information, please visit http://www.met-pro.com/.
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Met-Pro common shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange, symbol MPR.
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Contact: Investor Contact: Gary J. Morgan Senior Vice President of Finance, CFO 215-723-6751, [email protected] Joseph Hassett, VP Gregory FCA Communications 610-228-2110
CONTACT: Investors, Gary J. Morgan, Senior Vice President of Finance,CFO of Met-Pro, +1-215-723-6751, [email protected]; or Joseph Hassett, VP,Gregory FCA Communications, +1-610-228-2110
Web site: http://www.met-pro.com/