Magnetek, Inc. to Co-Sponsor Elevator Contractors of America 2010 Membership Meeting
MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. - March 5, 2010 - Magnetek, Inc., (NYSE: MAG) a leading designer and manufacturer of AC and DC elevator drives, today announced its co-sponsorship of the Elevator Contractors of America (ECA) 2010 Annual Membership Meeting with Computerized Elevator Control.
This is the first time the ECA has offered sponsorship of its annual membership meeting, and Magnetek was chosen as a leading supplier candidate for the honor.
Magnetek’s Principal Engineer, Don Vollrath, will present “Benefits of Regenerative Drives” during the education sessions on March 22. Magnetek will also sponsor the Welcome Reception held on the evening of March 21. The members-only event will be held March 21 through 23, at the Marco Beach Ocean Resort, Marco Island, Fla.
“Magnetek is looking forward to introducing our energy efficient drives including the Quattro® DC and the Regen AC to the members of ECA,” said Troy Miller, Magnetek Elevator’s manager of North American sales. “We are grateful to the leadership of the ECA for giving us this opportunity.”
Magnetek, Inc. is a leading provider of digital power and motion control systems used in elevator, overhead material handling, and energy delivery applications. Magnetek is the world’s largest independent builder of highly integrated digital motion control systems for high-rise, high-speed elevators. The Company is North America’s largest supplier of digital drive systems for industrial cranes, hoists and monorails. In energy delivery, the Company develops and markets digital power inverters that connect renewable energy sources to the utility grid, and is a leading independent supplier of digital motion control systems for underground coal mining applications. Magnetek is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, Wis., in the greater Milwaukee area, and operates manufacturing facilities in Pittsburgh, Pa., and Canonsburg, Pa., as well as Menomonee Falls.
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