Bradford White buys Canadian producer
Bradford White Corp., manufacturer of water-heating equipment, has purchased Aero Environmental Ltd., Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. Aero Environmental is Canada's largest manufacturer of oil-fired heating products for domestic and commercial applications.
The acquisition of Aero Environmental follows Bradford White's recently announced purchase of the Niles Steel Tank Co. of Niles, Mich.
Aero Environmental manufactures water heaters, storage tanks, swimming pool heaters, air handlers, oil burners, and combination domestic hot water and space heating products for customers in the United States, Canada and around the world.
Aero Environmental will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Bradford White Corp. Ian Brooker has been appointed vice president, general manager of the new subsidiary, and Michael Brooker has been appointed vice president, manufacturing.