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UNITED DOMINION COMPLETES CECO DOOR, ROBERTSON BUILDING PRODUCTS ACQUISITION

 UNITED DOMINION COMPLETES CECO DOOR,
 ROBERTSON BUILDING PRODUCTS ACQUISITION
 CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- United Dominion Industries (TSE, NYSE: UDI) today announced that it has completed the previously-announced asset purchase of the door and architectural/industrial wall systems businesses of Robertson- Ceco Corporation (NYSE: RHH) for a cash price of approximately $135 million.
 The acquired businesses have annual revenues of about $265 million and include 10 U.S. manufacturing facilities that employ approximately 2,000 workers. The sale will be retroactive to January 1.
 Robertson Building Products Company manufactures and sells a wide variety of metal wall and roofing systems to architects and other construction product specifiers, while Ceco Door Products Company is widely recognized as a leader in commercial and industrial door markets, and also offers side-hinged and overhead residential doors.
 "Both businesses involve familiar technologies and manufacturing techniques and represent excellent, natural extensions of United Dominion's construction products and services segment," said William R. Holland, chairman and Chief executive officer.
 United Dominion, a worldwide manufacturing, engineering and construction services company, will have annual revenues of approximately $1.8 billion following this transaction.
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 EDITOR'S NOTE: Ceco Door Products is headquartered at Oakbrook, IL and operates manufacturing facilities at Little Rock, AK (2); and Dickson and Milan, TN; Oklahoma City, OK; and Marysville, CA. Robertson Building Products is headquartered at Greentree, PA and operates plants at Sheridan, AK; Frankfurt, KY; and Zelienople and Ambridge, PA.
 /CONTACT: Robert L. Shaffer of United Dominion at 704-347-6875/
 (UDI RHH) CO: United Dominion Industries; Robertson-Ceco Corporation ST: North Carolina, Illinois IN: CST SU: TNM


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