Profile: Kewaunee Scientific Corp (KEQU.O)
27 Nov 2015
Kewaunee Scientific Corporation, incorporated on June 15, 1970, is engaged in the design, manufacture, and installation of laboratory, healthcare, and technical furniture products. The Company's laboratory furniture products include both steel and wood cabinetry, fume hoods, adaptable modular systems, moveable workstations, biological safety cabinets, and epoxy resin work surfaces and sinks. Its healthcare furniture products include laminate casework, carts, storage systems and related products for healthcare applications. The Company's technical furniture products include column systems, slotted-post systems, pedestal systems and stand-alone benches. The Company's operations are classified into two segments: Americas and International.
The Americas business 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 business segment has five foreign subsidiaries that provide various products and services, including facility design, engineering, construction, and project management from the planning stage through testing and commissioning of laboratories. The Company owns and operates three adjacent manufacturing facilities in Statesville, North Carolina. These facilities together comprise approximately 413,000 square feet. The Company's subsidiaries include Kewaunee Labway Asia Pte. Ltd., which is a dealer for the Company's products in Singapore; Kewaunee Labway India Pvt. Ltd., which is a dealer for the Company's products in Bangalore, India; Kewaunee Scientific Corporation India Pvt. Ltd. in Bangalore in India, which is a manufacturing and assembly operation; Kewaunee Scientific Corporation Singapore Pte. Ltd., which is a holding company in Singapore, and Kewaunee Scientific (Suzhou) Co., Ltd., which is a dealer and an assembly operation for the Company's products in 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. Its 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