Hot Box®, a designer and manufacturer of water equipment enclosures, has been acquired by CDR Systems Corp., which manufactures polymer concrete and fiberglass items for the utility market. Mike Devine, general manager of Hot Box, and Alan Bullen, national sales manager, will remain on staff, and Hot Box will remain headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla. CDR Systems, based in Ormond Beach, Fla., has plants in California, Iowa, Oklahoma, Florida and Mexico. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. For more information, visit or