Sapa Completes Indalex Acquisition

August 2009
Metal Center News;Aug2009, Vol. 49 Issue 9, p42
Trade Publication
The article reports that Sapa in Sweden has completed its acquisition of aluminum extrusion company Indalex Aluminum Solutions in Lincolnshire, Illinois. According to the article, Sapa purchased the 11 active plants of Indalex as part of the acquisition. It is stated that Indalex filed a Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection earlier in 2009.


Related Articles

  • Sapa Acquires Aluminum Extrusion Maker Indalex.  // Metal Center News;Jul2009, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p30 

    The article reports on the acquisition of aluminum extrusion maker Indalex Aluminum Solutions by Sapa Group, a producer of aluminum profiles. It mentions that the agreement will allow Sapa to improve its geographical presence in North America including Canadian region. Moreover, it notes that...

  • Sapa completes agreement with Indalex.  // Trailer / Body Builders;Aug2009, Vol. 50 Issue 10, p13 

    The article reports that aluminum-based manufacturer Sapa has acquired the U.S. aluminum extrusion company Indalex. Included in the acquisition are plants located in the U.S. and Canada, cast houses, presses and a total capacity of 347,000 tons per year. With the acquisition, Sapa has expanded...

  • Sapa Tries to Ease Service Center Concerns After Indalex Acquisition.  // Metal Center News;Oct2009, Vol. 49 Issue 11, p20 

    The article discusses the efforts of Sapa Group in addressing the economic downturn experienced by the service centers in the U.S. It states that Sapa has purchased Indalex Aluminum Solutions aiming to extend its investment in North America and to change its existing service center. It also...

  • DOWNTURN OFFERS OPPORTUNITY FOR ALUMINUM MANUFACTURER. O'Reilly, Dan // ENR: Engineering News-Record;02/05/2001, Vol. 246 Issue 5, p18 

    Focuses on the three-site aluminum extrusion plant expansion program of Indalex Aluminum Solution Group in the United States. Impact on the sales shares and rate of the company; Specification and design of Gainesville plant expansion; Importance of the program in company's commitment to improve...

  • Homegrown Systems. Kline Jr., Steven R. // Products Finishing;Mar2002, Vol. 66 Issue 6, p6 

    Comments on the homegrown painting system at Indalex in Gainesville, Georgia. Means for an efficient and higher quality homegrown systems; Reasons for the homegrown quality of Indalex' paint line; Contribution of suppliers to the homegrown quality of Indalex.

  • Indalex gives growth green light. Pennington, J. Neiland // Modern Metals;Sep2004, Vol. 60 Issue 9, p32 

    Focuses on the expansion made by Indalex Aluminum Solutions Group of Lincolnshire, Illinois in the extrusion market. Acquisitions of manufacturing facilities by Indalex; Facilities traded by Indalex with OVACO; Reinvention of the company's sales strategies; Development of a customer scorecard.

  • Textron Financing $1.1 Billion in Beech Deal. Fest, Glen // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;12/30/2013, Vol. 28 Issue 52, p13 

    The article reports on the plan of aerospace company Textron Inc. to seek new debt to finance its 1.4 billion U.S. dollar acquisition of Beech Holdings which emerged from bankruptcy protection. Beech Holding is seeking a buyer of its jet business since emerging from bankruptcy protection in...

  • Hard Chargers in Soft Alloys. Triplett, Tim // Metal Center News;Aug2010, Vol. 50 Issue 9, p24 

    The article profiles Sapa Extrusions Inc. in North America. It notes that Sapa is a subsidiary of Norway's Orkla ASA, and set up shop in the U.S. after acquiring Anodizing Inc. in Portland, Oregaon in 2000. It cites that Sapa has largely completed the integration with Indalex Aluminum Solutions,...

  • A Homegrown Painting System. Kline Jr., Steven R. // Products Finishing;Mar2002, Vol. 66 Issue 6, p50 

    Provides information on the homegrown painting system at Indalex, a supplier of aluminum extrusions to the housing and construction industry based in Gainesville, Georgia. Action taken by Indalex to increase its finishing capability; Contribution of Belco Industries Inc. to the homegrown system...


Read the Article


Sign out of this library

Other Topics