Chemicals and Plastics

Client
Business
Transaction
American Gas Group
Toledo, OH
Distributes specialty, rare, and industrial gas products globally.
Type: M&A, Details: Sold to Praxair (Danbury, CT)
Chemi-Trol Chemical
Gibsonburg, OH
Manufactures large propane and ammonia tanks.
Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to Harsco Corporation (Camp Hill, PA)
Chemi-Trol Chemical
Gibsonburg, OH

Cory Orchard & Turf Division
Indianapolis, IN
Distributes fertilizers and other agricultural and turf products.
Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to Terra International (Louisville, KY)

ChromaScape

​Twinsburg, OH

Premier producer and distributor of color dispersions and additives throughout various markets in North America and Europe.

Type: M&A, Sale

​Details: Sold to Capital Partners (Norwalk, CT)

Coating Excellence International
Wrightstown, WI
Manufactures packaging products.
Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to Mason Wells (Milwaukee, WI)
Columbiana Boiler Company
Columbiana, OH
Manufactures kettles for the galvanizing and other hot dip coating industries, as well as pressure vessels and transportation packages for the chemical industry.
Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to CBC Ventures (Wilmington, DE)
CPI Engineering Services
Midland, MI
Formulates and manufactures synthetic lubricants for the refrigeration and air compressor industries.
Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to Lubrizol Corporation (Cleveland, OH)
DT Industries
Dayton, OH
 
Converting Technologies (Sencorp) Division
Hyannis, MA
Manufactures high-speed rotary presses and plastic processing machines and equipment.
Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to Management (Hyannis, MA)
Eagle-Picher
Cincinnati, OH
 
Plastics Division
Huntington, IN
Manufactures plastic parts for exterior automotive applications.
Type: M&A, Sale, Restructuring
Details: Sold to Cambridge Industries (Detroit, MI) in Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceeding
Eagle-Picher
Cincinnati, OH
 
Orthane Division
Denton, TX
Manufactures highly-engineered, injection molded polyurethane seals and components.
Type: M&A, Sale, Restructuring
Details: Sold to US Farathane (Royal Oak, MI) in Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceeding
Essef Corporation
Chardon, OH

Hobson Brothers Subsidiary
Shell Rock, IA
Manufactures plastic blow-mold tooling.
Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to Management (Shell Rock, IA)
Ferro Corporation
Mayfield Heights, OH
Supplies technology-based performance materials to the global market.
Type: M&A, Aquisition
Details: Acquisition of Ferer Dis Ticaret Ve Kimyasallar Anonim Sirketi A.S. (Istanbul and Kutahya, Turkey

Ferro Corporation

(Certain Fluid Logic Assets)

Mayfield Heights, OH

Supplies technology-based performance materials to the global market.

Type: M&A, Sale

​Details: Sold to LaPel Solutions (Vancouver, WA)

Ferro Corporation 
Mayfield Heights, OH
Supplies technology-based performance materials to the global market.  
Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquisition of Pinturas Benicarlo, S.L. (Castellon, Spain)

Ferro Corporation

Mayfield Heights, OH

Supplies technology-based performance materials to the global market.

Type: M&A, Acquisition

Details: Acquisition of TherMark Holdings, Inc. (Irvine, CA)

Ferro Corporation

Mayfield Heights, OH

Supplies technology-based performance materials to the global market.

Type: M&A, Acquisition

Details: Acquisition of Vetriceramici (Casola Valsenio, Italy)

Michelex
Massena, NY
Manufactures and distributes packaging products.
Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Financial advisor in restructuring
Specialty Air Technologies
Long Beach, CA
Blends and packages “high-end” pure gases and mixtures for several growing niche markets in North America, Latin America, and Asia.
Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to Tech Air (Danbury, CT)

Sudbury
Cleveland, OH


South Coast Terminal Subsidiary
Houston, TX

Provides storage and processing services for the oil and chemical industries.
Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to KMCO (Crosby, TX)
Superior Specialty Gas, Inc.
Tulsa, OK
Distributes specialty gas mixtures for the North American hydrocarbon market.
Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to Airgas USA (Radnor, PA)
VanDeMark Chemical
Lockport, NY
Produces specialty, intermediate, and catalyst chemicals utilizing phosgenation chemistry.
Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Raised capital from Prospect Capital (New York, NY)
VanDeMark Chemical
Lockport, NY
Produces specialty, intermediate, and catalyst chemicals utilizing phosgenation chemistry.
Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to Uni-World Capital (New York, NY) and Brightwood Capital (New York, NY)
Waterlink
Columbus, OH
Provides products, equipment, systems, and services related to activated carbon and its uses for water and air purification, solvent recovery, odor control, and chemical processing.
Type: M&A, Sale, Restructuring
Details: Sold to Calgon Carbon (Pittsburgh, PA) in Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceeding

Zephyr Solutions, Inc.

Avon, OH

Leading provider of logistics and supply chain management for industrial gases serving retail and industrial customers throughout North America.

Type: M&A, Sale

Details: Sold to Aterian Investment Partners (New York, NY)