PAWCATUCK, Conn. (Oct. 27, 2010)—Davis-Standard L.L.C. is buying Harrel Inc., a maker of small extruders for medical tubing and other markets, and will move Harrel's operations from East Norwalk, Conn., to Davis-Standard headquarters in Pawcatuck.
Davis-Standard will continue to offer the existing Harrel line, and key Harrel employees will remain with the business, including David Madar, Harrel's president
Harrel is best known for its technology for producing close tolerance medical tubing. Some of its equipment is used with polyurethanes.