Pelican Products Sends Thousands of Lighting Products to Aid Australian Flood Relief Efforts
Published January 26, 2011, 12:00 AM PST
Torrance, CA -
Sydney-based Pelican Products recently contributed more than 2,600 of their legendary, tough advanced lighting products to aid much needed Australian flood relief efforts.
“Pelican products are built to operate in the difficult environments that we are seeing in the flood hit regions of Australia. We are proud to stand with and support the people of the Queensland territories with essential products that can aid in their relief efforts,” said Christian Nyman, Managing Director of Pelican Australia, “Our thoughts and prayers go out at this difficult time to those affected by this epic disaster.”
Australian officials have been quoted as saying that the recent floods in Queensland are the largest disaster in the state’s history and that it has forced the evacuation of thousands, including in Brisbane - Australia’s third largest city.
Pelican Products, Inc. is a portfolio company of Behrman Capital, a private equity investment firm based in New York and San Francisco.
Pelican Products, Inc. is the global leader in the design and manufacture of high performance protective cases, temperature controlled packaging solutions, advanced portable lighting systems and rugged gear for professionals and outdoor enthusiasts. Their products are used by professionals in the most demanding markets including fire safety, law enforcement, defense / military, aerospace, entertainment, industrial and in numerous outdoor markets. Pelican™ products are designed and built to last a lifetime. The company operates in 25 countries, with 23 international sales offices and eleven manufacturing facilities around the globe. In Europe, the company does business under the name Peli Products, S.LU. and the division which manufactures temperature controlled packaging for the healthcare industry, does business worldwide under the brand Peli BioThermal. For more information, visit www.pelican.com or www.behrmancap.com.
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