MONTREAL, Feb. 4 /CNW Telbec/ - Sofame Technologies Inc. (TSX-V: SDW), a
leading manufacturer of innovative commercial-industrial heat recovery
equipment, has signed a representation agreement at the ASHRAE's 2009 AHR Expo
in Chicago which grants Hunton Specialty Products,
(www.huntonspecialtyproducts.com) exclusive rights to market and sell Sofame
products in Texas.
Since 1981, the Hunton Group of companies has become Trane's largest,
independent distributor of commercial, industrial and residential heating and
air conditioning systems and equipment. Hunton Specialty Products assists
customers with all of their central plant requirements by offering a
comprehensive package of hydronic products.
Ron Shepherd, Vice President and General Manager of Hunton Specialty
Products commented "We learned about Sofame from other dealers in the US
market. Meeting the Sofame sales team at the ASHRAE show in Chicago was the
last step in formalizing our relationship. Hunton Group is proud to deliver
energy efficient HVAC systems, high quality products, top-notch service,
sophisticated open control systems and financial solutions to help customers
achieve their energy management objectives."
John Gocek, President and CEO of Sofame stated, "Sofame's proven products
are ideally suited to help American industrial customers improve energy
efficiency directly in the boiler rooms where the natural gas and heating oil
are consumed. Sofame's industrial energy efficiency products are perfectly
aligned with the Obama administration's green plan as it relates to energy
About Hunton Specialty Products
Hunton Specialty Products was founded in July 1997 to sell products and
services that offer synergy with core Hunton Trane activities. To the benefit
of consulting engineers and contractor customers, Hunton Specialty Products
and Hunton Trane work in concert as a single source for central chilled water
and HVAC system expertise and product knowledge. Hunton Specialty Products
represents a full line of first class engineered mechanical and plumbing
products for central plant systems including cooling towers, pumps, boilers
and water heaters, variable frequency drives and many hydronic accessories.
SOFAME Technologies Inc. custom engineers and manufactures unique,
high-efficiency direct-contact heat recovery and hot water heating systems.
Sofame's products extract up to 99% of heat from flue gases depending on the
application, and also from wastewater, and return the energy in the form of
high temperature hot water or pre-heated make-up air. In addition to
economically recovering heat from waste energy, Sofame's products also help
customers to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Using world
leading, patented green technology, Sofame serves building owners,
institutional, industrial and commercial markets through a network of
dedicated engineering representatives.
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For further information:
For further information: Sofame Sales: Omar Tabba, Regional Sales
Director - East, (802) 881-8963, email@example.com; Sofame Investor
Relations: Kelly Hamblin, (514) 523-6545 ext. 630, firstname.lastname@example.org;
Hunton Specialty Products: Glenn Booker, Engineering Account Manager - Sales,
(713) 644-9296, email@example.com