ebm-papst, Inc. designs and manufactures fans and motors. The company offers compact fans, axial fans, centrifugal fans, tangential blowers, gas blowers, pumps, motors, and accessories, as well as contract manufacturing services for markets, including agriculture, air-conditioning and ventilation, appliance, commercial refrigeration, heating, industrial, lighting, IT/telecom, medical, transportation, and more. It also offers support services. The company was formerly known as ebm Industries, Inc. and changed its name to ebm-papst, Inc. in November 2003. ebm-papst, Inc. was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Farmington, Connecticut with regional offices in the United States and internationally. ebm-papst, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of ebm-papst Mulfingen GmbH & Co. KG.