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Mestek Canada Inc., a manufacturer of specialty heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems for industrial, commercial, and residential spaces, announces the acquisition of the Transom Corporation, a leading designer and manufacturer of high lift low ambient heat pumps with domestic hot water capabilities, air- and water-cooled chillers, large capacity heat recovery and make-up air units. The Transom Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of Mestek Canada Inc.
“Transom’s versatile offering of compressor-based products will enhance Mestek’s solutions-based approach to all market channels we serve. The acquisition of Transom builds on our long history of engineering and manufacturing hydronic heating and cooling systems for residential, commercial, and industrial applications. With the addition of Mestek’s engineering and manufacturing expertise, Transom will be in a tremendous position for immediate growth” said Tim Markel, president of the Mestek Distributor Products Group.
Over the past 20 years, Mestek has been committed to investing in innovative channel-specific companies that provide customers with environmentally friendly solutions, while keeping in concert with their core engineering and manufacturing strengths.
“The acquisition of Transom allows Mestek to instantly grow our already established air-to-water heat pump offerings and further solidify our dedication to decarbonization and electrification across North America. Our successful line of inverter-based air-to-water heat pumps under the SpacePak brand and our commercial heat pumps under the RBI brand, will be synergistically complemented by the addition of Transom. The Transom team has over 30 years of experience in the design and manufacturing of chillers and heat pumps, for commercial and industrial application such as mission critical, marine, rail, process control, general comfort heating and cooling. We are excited to grow together in this rapidly emerging market segment” added Mark Harrington, executive vice president of the Mestek Distributor Products Group.
The Transom Corporation was established in 2016 by Johan Martensson in Barrie, Ontario Canada.
“I am thrilled for Transom to become part of the Mestek family of companies. Mestek’s market stature and resources gives us the platform needed for Transom’s products to reach the full market, as well as develop new products more efficiently with an improved speed to market. This acquisition will allow us to rapidly become a leader in the heat pump market throughout the United States and Canada” said Johan Martensson of Transom.
Mestek Canada Inc. is a subsidiary of Mestek Inc., a family-run company of over 46 specialty manufacturers serving many facets of the HVAC equipment and building envelope industries including HVAC, Metal Forming, Architectural building envelopes and intelligent equipment controls. The Distributor Products Group of Mestek centers its concentration on hydronic heating, including commercial boilers, water heaters and heat pumps, gasfired air side heating equipment and specialty air conditioning markets.