Profile: Kewaunee Scientific Corp (KEQU.O)
2 Jul 2015
Kewaunee Scientific Corporation, incorporated on June 15, 1970, is engaged in the designing, manufacturing and installation of laboratory, healthcare and technical furniture products. Laboratory furniture products consist of both steel and wood cabinetry, fume hoods, adaptable modular systems, moveable workstations, biological safety cabinets, and epoxy resin work surfaces and sinks. Healthcare furniture products consist of laminate casework, storage systems, and related products for healthcare applications. Technical furniture products consist of column systems, slotted-post systems, pedestal systems, and stand-alone benches. The Company operates in two business segments, which consist of Domestic Operations and International Operations.
The Company’s Domestic Operations segment designs, manufactures, and installs scientific and technical furniture, including steel and wood laboratory cabinetry, fume hoods, laminate casework, flexible systems, work surfaces, workstations, workbenches, and computer enclosures. The International Operations segment, which consists of five foreign subsidiaries, provides the Company’s products and services, including facility design, detailed engineering, construction, and project management from the planning stage through testing and commissioning of laboratories. The Company’s foreign subsidiaries include Kewaunee Labway Asia Pte. Ltd., a dealer for the Company’s products in Singapore; Kewaunee Labway India Pvt. Ltd., a dealer for the Company’s products in Bangalore, India; Kewaunee Scientific Corporation India Pvt. Ltd. in Bangalore, India, a manufacturing and assembly operation; Kewaunee Scientific Corporation Singapore Pte. Ltd., a holding company in Singapore, and Kewaunee Scientific (Suzhou) Co., Ltd. in Suzhou, China.
The Company’s products are sold through purchase orders and contracts submitted by customers through its dealers and commissioned agents and a national distributor, as well as through competitive bids submitted by the Company and its subsidiaries in Singapore, India and China. Products are sold to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, industrial, chemical and commercial research laboratories, educational institutions, healthcare institutions, governmental entities, manufacturing facilities and users of networking furniture.
Kewaunee Scientific Corp
2700 W Front St
STATESVILLE NC 28677