Industrial Heating Equipment Revenues Climb
North American orders for this group's total industrial heating equipment for third quarter 2004 was $54.2 million, representing a 114.6 percent climb over the prior year's third quarter. Foreign orders for second quarter 2004 came in at $4.9 million, a rise of 53.5 percent compared to same-company results for 2003's second quarter.
Domestic industrial oven and furnace orders for third-quarter 2004 rose to $23.65 million, an increase of 220.4 percent compared to same-company results for third quarter 2003. Excluding ovens and furnaces, domestic equipment orders for process control systems, combustion equipment, replacement parts and other equipment types totaled $30.55 million for third-quarter 2004, a 30.9 percent increase over same-quarter 2003.