Dofasco to Buy Copperweld Businesses

September 2005
Metal Center News;Sep2005, Vol. 45 Issue 10, p63
Trade Publication
Reports that Atlas Tube Inc., a subsidiary of metal manufacturer Dofasco Inc., will acquire the assets of Copperweld Holding Co., maker of specialized steel tubes for niche mechanical and automotive market applications. Terms and conditions of the deal; Cost of the assets of Copperweld Holding Co.; Benefits of the acquisition for the business operations of Atlas Tube Inc.


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