PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., September 18, 2012 - Pall Aeropower Corporation, a subsidiary of Pall Corporation (NYSE:PLL), was honored with the 2012 Manufacturing Industry of the Year award by the Pasco Economic Development Council (EDC). Through its Industry of the Year awards, the Pasco EDC annually recognizes local organizations for their technology, innovation and growth initiatives in the Pasco County, Florida area.
Vince Northfield, President of Pall Aerospace, receives the 2012 Manufacturing Industry of the Year award from Trey Starkey, Pasco EDC Chairman of the Board (pictured on the left), and John Hagen, President/CEO of the Pasco EDC, right. (Photo Courtesy of OurtownFLA.com).
Pall Aeropower, located in New Port Richey, Florida, provides fluid filtration and separation solutions for military aircraft, ground vehicles, and shipboard platforms as well as a broad range of commercial aircraft. Its filter products are used on all major aerospace platforms worldwide to ensure consistent, reliable equipment performance.
"This isn't the first time that Pall Aeropower has been recognized as a business leader by our organization," said John Hagen, President/CEO of Pasco EDC. "And that is the sign of a great company. They are always looking for new ways to excel, whether in business or civic endeavors. It's what makes them one of our top companies."
“We are thrilled to receive this honor,” said Vince Northfield, President of Pall Aerospace. “The award shines a light on our very talented, hard-working employees and the innovative solutions that are being developed at our New Port Richey facility.”
About Pall Corporation
Pall Corporation (NYSE:PLL) is a filtration, separation and purification leader providing solutions to meet the critical fluid management needs of customers across the broad spectrum of life sciences and industry. Pall works with customers to advance health, safety and environmentally responsible technologies. The Company’s engineered products enable process and product innovation and minimize emissions and waste. Pall Corporation is an S&P 500 company serving customers worldwide. Pall has been named a “top green company” by Newsweek magazine. To see how Pall is helping enable a greener, safer, more sustainable future, follow us on Twitter @PallCorporation or visit www.pall.com/green.