Mestek launches Mestek Architectural

Mestek’s new group of companies – Mestek Architectural – will focus on providing products and solutions that enhance the performance of building envelopes.

Mestek is forming a new group of companies under the umbrella Mestek Architectural. Included in this group are the recently-purchased Linel, Colt International and American Warming & Ventilating, which will focus on providing products and solutions that enhance the performance of building envelopes.
Linel’s main production regards custom skylights and architectural solutions, including custom curtain walls, canopies, wall-cladding, rain screens and point-supported structures; AWV manufactures louvers and fixed sunshades; Colt has operable sunshades and natural ventilation products as its principle activities.
As part of this new organization, Mestek announced that Francis O’Neill has joined the company as national sales manager for Mestek Architectural. O’Neill previously held senior positions with Architectural Skylight Co., and most recently, with Ipswich Bay Glass Co. Two regional sales engineers, Mike Allen and Fraser Campbell, will be reporting to O’Neill in this new role.
In addition, Mestek announced that Joe Schultheis has joined Linel as major project sales manager. Schultheis previously held senior positions at Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope.