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AGC announces sale of U.S. commercial fabrication division


January 5, 2015
By AGC Glass Company North America

agc_ff_overviewJan. 5, 2015 – AGC Glass Company North America has announced the sale of the assets of its U.S. Commercial Fabrication business unit to Trulite Glass Solutions. The transaction marks Trulite’s fifth acquisition since April 2011 and second acquisition in the fourth quarter of 2014.

agc_ff_overviewJan. 5, 2015 – AGC Glass Company North America has announced the sale of
the assets of its U.S. Commercial Fabrication business unit to Trulite
Glass Solutions
. The transaction marks Trulite’s fifth acquisition since
April 2011 and second acquisition in the fourth quarter of 2014.

AGC holds a leading position in primary products, and will continue to focus on the core strength of the business in manufacturing glass and innovating new coating technologies. In addition, the company will continue to invest in expanding the capabilities of its Boardman, Ohio, and Quakertown, Pa., residential fabrication plants, which play a key role in supporting AGC’s residential strategy and customers. AGC’s team of architectural representatives will continue to work closely with designers and architects, driving specifications for AGC architectural and interior products in all the regions of North America.

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“As part of the world-wide AGC Group, we are committed to the North American market and innovation in float glass and coating technologies. With this new structure, we will focus on serving our business partners even better in our key segments: commercial, residential and industrial ” said Michael Antonucci, senior vice-president and general manager of AGC North America Building and Industrial Products Division.

“This acquisition will allow Trulite to continue to better serve our customers while broadening our national presence and working with them to improve our business,” said Paul Schmitz, CEO of Trulite. “This transaction is further evidence of our commitment to create the best company in the industry through continued growth and operational excellence.”

For more information
trulite.com
us.agc.com


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