NEW BERLIN - Echelon Capital, LLC announced that
it will acquire the assets of Infratrol Manufacturing
Corporation, which filed for receivership in early May.
According to the announcement, the new business
will be called “Infratrol, LLC” and will continue to operate in
New Berlin. The new company will benefit from the manufacturing
capabilities and capacity at Echelon’s existing facilities.
Infratrol has been designing and manufacturing
customized industrial ovens, washers and heat processing
equipment since 1956.
On May 5, Infratrol was transferred to a receiver
but continued to operate during the six-week period, according
to the release.
In Echelon’s manufacturing group is Precision
Quincy Ovens, LLC, which has been manufacturing custom and
standard batch ovens for more than 50 years.
“We are excited to add the capabilities of
Infratrol to our group,” said Bill Diemel, president of
Precision Quincy Ovens, in a statement. “Infratrol adds
significant expertise in conveyorized and highly automated
Echelon is the equity sponsor of a manufacturing
group that owns companies operating under the following brands:
Lyon, Republic Storage Products, Viking Metal Cabinet Co. and
“The acquisition of Infratrol is a next-step in
making our industrial oven group more robust,” said Matt Zakaras,
partner at Echelon Capital, LLC, in a statement. “Infratrol’s
engineering talent and established customer base strengthen our
business, which we hope will become a catalyst for future