Harleysville, PA, September 29, 2009 - Raymond J. De Hont, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Met-Pro Corporation (NYSE:MPR), announced today that the Company's Duall business unit has received an order, totaling approximately $770,000, to supply 12 replacement scrubber systems for a United States Department of Defense military installation located in the Southwestern United States. This order is expected to ship during the fourth quarter of the Company's current fiscal year ending January 31, 2010.
The order includes nine Duall chemical scrubbers with Fybroc recirculation pumps, three Hexmaster® high efficiency mist eliminators, controls, and associated instrumentation. The equipment will be manufactured in Duall's Owosso, Michigan factory.
"This order follows two other orders for pollution control equipment, totaling approximately $1.2 million, announced earlier this month for Duall and our Systems business unit," stated De Hont. "It reinforces Duall's reputation as a leader in the air pollution control field and represents another example of Met-Pro's ability to provide system solutions to help solve the challenges of protecting our environment while serving business and industry around the world. We are encouraged by our success in being selected for these projects and are cautiously optimistic that circumstances are improving for the release of other large projects we have been pursuing."
Met-Pro Corporation, with headquarters at 160 Cassell Road, Harleysville, Pennsylvania, was recently recognized as one of "America's Fastest Growing Small Companies" by Fortune Small Business magazine. In 2008, the Company was also named one of America's "200 Best Small Companies" by Forbes magazine for the third 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 is 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.
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