Armacell Acquires TB Concept, Maker of Insuguard Pipe Saddles
LUXEMBOURG – Armacell has acquired TB Concept Inc., a Montreal-based company specialised in the manufacturing of patented pipe support solutions. The transaction strengthens Armacell‘s global accessories business and the group’s footprint in Canada.
TB Concept Inc. has been developing easy-to-install pipe saddles and shields for almost two decades.
Commenting on the transaction, Keith A. Norwood, vice president of Armacell Americas, said: “We are excited to be working with TB Concept and their talented team. The company’s unique product solutions are a great asset to our customers and perfectly fit into our business model, underlining once again our technical leadership in the insulation industry.”
Martin Boudreau, the co-founder and president of TB Concept Inc., added: “Joining forces with Armacell allows us to present Insuguard pipe support solutions to a much wider range of customers than ever before and take our organisation to the next level.”
Operating worldwide – with key target markets in Northern America and Australasia – the company’s pipe hanger solutions are principally used in industrial and commercial HVAC, refrigeration, and heating systems.
As part of the transaction, the founder and shareholders of TB Concept Inc. will join Armacell and reinforce the regional management team. The parties have agreed to keep the purchase price of the transaction confidential.
Publication date: 4/30/2018