Gasbarre Products Acquires J.L. Becker
J. L. Becker’s 53,000-square-foot facility houses sales, engineering and administrative offices as well as furnace and machine fabricating and assembly areas. Sinterite Products will continue to operate in St. Marys, Pa., and C.I. Hayes remains in Cranston, R.I. John Becker, founder of J. L. Becker, will continue with the company. Steven K. Smith, Gasbarre Products’ Furnace Division President, will oversee the Gasbarre Furnace Division, consisting of the three furnace companies.