Racor Village Marine Tec is Joined by HD Industries to Distribute Water Filtration and Reverse

MODESTO, CA, December 8, 2009 – The Racor Division of Parker Hannifin Corporation, the global leader in motion and control technologies, is pleased to announce that HD Industries – a division of Harbor Diesel and Equipment, Inc. of Long Beach, California, a Racor distributor since 1993, will be representing the Racor Village Marine Tec. line of reverse osmosis watermakers, replacement parts, and accessories in the Southern California commercial marine market.

“HD Industries located nearby the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles serves the marine markets and maritime industries in the greater Los Angeles/Orange County area and abroadâ€, said Mike Zupanovich, President of Harbor Diesel and Equipment, Inc., “watermakers are a natural fit for us and our customer base.â€

Harbor Diesel and Equipment, Inc. was founded in San Pedro, CA. in 1971 with a staff of six employees and a commitment to provide the highest quality sales, parts and service support to their customers. Since moving to their present location in Long Beach, CA in 1976, consisting of over 53,000 sq. ft. of buildings on 1.5 acres of land, they have grown into a company with a staff of fifty employees by diversifying their product offerings over the years. In 2004 they changed their operating name to “HD Industries” which better represents all the products represented and the markets served. www.gohdi.com

With annual sales exceeding $10 billion, Parker Hannifin is the world’s leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company employs approximately 52,000 people in 48 countries around the world. Parker has increased its annual dividends paid to shareholders for 53 consecutive years, among the top five longest-running dividend-increase records in the S&P 500 index. For more information, visit the company’s web site at http://www.parker.com, or its investor information site at www.phstock.com.

By Professional Mariner Staff