Norman G. Clark Recognized for 50 Years of Outstanding Service to Horton
Norman G. Clark (A/Asia) Pty. Ltd. has been honored with an award for 50 years of outstanding service as a licensed manufacturer and distributor for Horton, Inc.
Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia and Roseville, Minn., U.S.A. (PRWEB) July 05, 2013
Norman G. Clark (A/Asia) Pty. Ltd. has been honored with an award for 50 years of outstanding service as a licensed manufacturer and distributor for Horton, Inc. On May 27, 2013 a dinner was held in Melbourne, Australia and the award was presented by Hugh K. Schilling, founder and chairman of the board of directors of Horton Holding, Inc. to Rob Clark, managing director of Norman G. Clark.
The award recognizes Norman G. Clark for over 50 years of outstanding service as a Horton licensee. This successful partnership began in 1963 as Horton Holding, Inc.’s first licensed distributor agreement between John Boyd Clark of Norman G. Clark and Horton’s Mr. Schilling. The partnership started with the manufacture and distribution of Horton industrial clutches to Australian markets and grew to include manufacture and distribution of diesel engine fan clutches throughout Australia, New Zealand and Southeast Asia.
“Norman G. Clark has been an integral part of our business over the past 50 years,” says Geert Henk Touw, president and CEO of Horton, Inc. “The company has been an outstanding partner, providing high-quality manufacturing and distribution of our products.”
“It’s been an honor to work with Horton for so many years. The company is a vital part of our business,” says Rob Clark, managing director of Norman G. Clark. “We look forward to many more years of continued success and future growth through our collaboration with Horton.”
Others in attendance from Norman G. Clark, included Bruce McDowell, director and general manager; Boyd Elliot, manager sales and marketing; Riki Tarau, manager diesel and off-road products; and David Kosnar, chief engineer.
Norman G. Clark (A/Asia) Pty. Ltd.
The company was established in 1919 in Melbourne, Victoria by Norman Gray Clark, an importer, inventor and merchant of various chemicals and materials for general industry. Under Norman Clark’s direction, the business grew and prospered. In the 1960s, the company started working with Horton as its first licensee to distribute industrial clutches throughout Australia. In 1976, Norman G. Clark continued the partnership investment by commencing to manufacture and distribute Horton’s diesel engine fan clutches. Norman G. Clark (A/Asia) Pty. Ltd, owned by Rob and Tony Clark, celebrated its 90th anniversary in 2009. http://www.normangclark.com.au
Horton Holding, Inc
With over 60 years of industry experience, commitment to service, reliability and innovation, Horton is a premium worldwide provider of fan drives, fans and suspension products. Horton’s comprehensive research and development processes are driven by a dedication to exceed industry requirements today and in the future. The company has manufacturing plants in the United States and Germany, with licensed manufacturing facilities in Australia and the United Kingdom; offices in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Germany; and representatives in Chile, Russia, South Korea, China, India, Japan and Australia. Horton products include VMaster® and Stratis® Viscous Fan Drives, VMaster Di and Stratis Di Viscous Fan Drives and Controllers, DM Advantage® On/Off and Two-Speed Fan Drives, Modulator™ RCV250 Fully Variable Fan Drives, Arctis® Two-Speed Fan Drives, Electromagnetic On/Off Fan Drives, WindMaster® Revolution High-Efficiency/Hybrid-Flow Fans, WindMaster Fans, WindShift™ Modular Fans, Shogun™ Modular Fans, Klondike Series® Replacement Fan Clutches for the Kysor® K22RA and K26RA as well as repair kits for Kysor’s K26RA, K22RA and K22FA, PolarForce® Two-Speed Conversion Kits, DM Advantage Conversion Super Kits, Genuine Horton repair kits, remanufactured fan drives and Roller Bushing Suspension Products.
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