Dupps Co. formed a new operating division devoted to process drying systems and equipment.

Dupps Co., Germantown, Ohio, formed a new operating division devoted to process drying systems and equipment. The division will include Productization Inc., an Independence, Kansas-based firm acquired by Dupps in 1999.

Richard L. Chaney, Productization's director of marketing, will oversee the new division's daily business activities. Existing Productization facilities will be consolidated at Dupps' corporate headquarters in Germantown.