Fourth-quarter sales for Airgas grew 12 percent.
May 5, 2011
During the quarter, Gibraltar closed two locations in Europe and completed the sale of its United Steel Products connector business.
Gain in Canada was mostly the result of advances in Ontario.
'Abysmal' residential activity in the U.S. negatively impacted sales for the building materials company.
Saint-Gobain reported growth in all business sectors and geographies.
PB Fasteners manufactures and designs fasteners for airframe applications.
Fairmont Supply Company's president is retiring after 32 years.
Industrial distribution segment sales increased 33.3 percent in the quarter.
The company will continue to operate under its own brand.
First quarter results reflect substantial growth in the Industrial & Infrastructure segment, offset by lower Oil & Gas and Power segment contributions.