CINCINNATI, Sept. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CECO Environmental Corp. (NasdaqGM: CECE), a leading provider of air pollution control and industrial ventilation systems, announced today that it has recently entered into a sales partnership with Empire Industrial Equipment, a division of Empire Industries Ltd., one of the leading conglomerates in India, to jointly expand CECO's presence in India. Empire Industries Ltd. is a 108 year old successful and well respected industrial firm in India with over 1,000 employees. Empire Industrial Equipment, established in 2000, has offices in key customer locations throughout India. They are closely linked to major end user customers in the energy, refinery and petrochemical industries and have successfully introduced many new technologies and products. Jeff Lang, CECO's Chief Executive Officer, commented, "We are very pleased to be partnering with Empire Industrial Equipment and the entire Empire Industries family of companies. Their management team has significant history and experience in India which we believe will provide immediate benefits to CECO's position in the Indian market. We are excited with the growth prospects in this market and expect it to contribute to our continued growth in the global air pollution control sector." ABOUT CECO ENVIRONMENTAL CECO Environmental Corp. is a premier global provider of air pollution control equipment. Through its subsidiaries – Busch International, CECO Filters, CECO Abatement Systems, kbd/Technic, Kirk & Blum, Effox-Flextor, Fisher-Klosterman, Buell APC, Buell FCC, and A.V.C. Specialists – CECO provides a wide spectrum of air quality services and products including: industrial air filters, environmental maintenance monitoring and management services, and air quality improvement systems. CECO is a full-service provider to the steel, refining, petrochemical, military, aluminum, automotive, ethanol, aerospace, power, chemical processing, mining, asphalt, glass, foundry, and virtually all industrial process industries.