FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DiversiTech® Acquires Fresh-Aire UV®
Merger will Boost Availability of Innovative Indoor Air Quality Products
to HVAC/R Distributors
March 24, 2021 (Duluth, Ga.) – DiversiTech Corp., a leading aftermarket manufacturer and supplier of highly-engineered components for residential and light commercial heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVAC/R), announced today that it has merged with Fresh-Aire UV, a leader in the Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) industry.
“The addition of Fresh-Aire UV, a market leader in Indoor Air Quality (IAQ), into the DiversiTech brand portfolio further strengthens our product leadership and our ability to deliver unmatched product breadth, service and convenience to our customers,” said Andy Bergdoll, DiversiTech CEO. “The IAQ product range will bolster our core offering and further strengthen our value proposition to our HVAC/R Distribution Partners.”
UV-C light has been shown to reduce certain airborne and surface viruses, bacteria and mold. Fresh-Aire UV’s award-winning UV-C disinfecting light and carbon odor control products for commercial and residential HVAC/R systems include Blue-Tube UV®, a popular germicidal UV light, the revolutionary APCO-X® PCO/Carbon air treatment system, and Mini LED, the first LED light system designed specifically for mini-split AC systems.
Fresh-Aire UV is continually striving to engineer, develop, and market products to meet the demand for a greener world and a healthier environment. The popular germicidal UV light systems for central air systems helps improve Indoor Air Quality, enhances HVAC/R system performance, and reduces maintenance costs.
“Joining forces with DiversiTech will provide us with a greater level of scale, resources and capabilities to accelerate our growth and bring Fresh-Aire UV to an even wider audience,” stated Chris Willette, Fresh-Aire UV President and CEO. “All while preserving our unique culture and unwavering commitment to innovative products.”
“Fresh-Aire UV and DiversiTech are focused on our HVAC/R Distribution Partners and Contractors,” stated Ron Saunders, Fresh-Aire UV VP of Sales, “and we will continue to work to develop and deliver state-of-the-art products to meet the current demand of this surging market.”
Founded in 1971, DiversiTech Corporation is North America’s largest manufacturer of equipment pads and a leading manufacturer and supplier of components and related products for the heating, ventilating, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVAC/R) industry. Headquartered in the Atlanta, Ga. metropolitan area, DiversiTech’s mission for its wholesaler partners is to simplify their work. The Company is focused on growth through internal product development, external partnerships, and acquisition. Manufacturing a suite of products, which includes a wide range of mechanical, electrical, chemical, and structural parts for HVAC/R systems, DiversiTech brings unparalleled scaling capabilities and supplier expertise. The Company holds numerous patents and operates an advanced R & D materials division dedicated to bringing more value to its customers. The Company maintains over 1 million square feet of manufacturing and distribution space in key U.S., Canadian and European locations. DiversiTech has enjoyed a continued history of successful growth and has acquired industry recognized brand names including hilmor®, Imperial®, Quick-Sling®, UltraLite®, Spin® Tools, and SpeedClean®.
About Fresh-Aire UV®
Fresh-Aire UV is a leading North American manufacturer and developer of germicidal UV light & carbon ceramic systems designed for residential, commercial, industrial, agriculture, healthcare, and other specialized markets and unique applications (such as ice machines). Fresh-Aire UV systems are designed to help improve Indoor Air Quality by addressing biological contaminants such as certain viruses, bacteria and mold as well as odors and volatile organic compounds (VOCs) through airstream and/or surface disinfection.
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