SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 1, 2011
ALBANY INTERNATIONAL CORP.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction||(Commission||(I.R.S. Employer|
|of incorporation)||File Number)||Identification No.)|
|216 Airport Drive, Rochester, New Hampshire||03867|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code (518) 445-2200
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition
Albany International Corp. (the Company) operates its business in the following five segments: Paper Machine Clothing, Albany Door Systems, Engineered Fabrics, Engineered Composites, and PrimaLoft® Products. Effective January 1, 2011, the Company changed its business segment reporting by reclassifying its Fiber Preparation sales and expenses from its Engineered Fabrics segment to its Paper Machine Clothing segment. Additionally, the Company has modified previously reported segment operating income as detailed in Exhibit 99.1 to be consistent with the reclassification.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1 Schedules showing the effect on net sales and operating income of changes in reportable segments for quarterly periods of 2010, full year 2010, and full year 2009.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|ALBANY INTERNATIONAL CORP.|
|By: /s/ John B. Cozzolino|
|Name: John B. Cozzolino|
|Title: Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer|
|(Principal Financial Officer)|
Date: April 29, 2011
|99.1||Schedules showing the effect on net sales and operating income of changes in reportable segments for quarterly|
|periods of 2010, full year 2010, and full year 2009.|