Atkore International Announces Acquisition of American Pipe & Plastics, Inc.
Atkore International today announced that it has acquired American Pipe & Plastics, Inc., a U.S. manufacturer of PVC conduit serving the Telecommunications, Cable TV, Power and Fiber Optic infrastructure markets (www.ampipe.com).
“We continue to strengthen our commitment to serving the PVC market with the addition of American Pipe & Plastics to the Atkore family,” commented Bill Waltz, President of Atkore’s Plastic Pipe and Conduit business unit. “This acquisition naturally complements our existing PVC product portfolio, expands our market presence in the Northeast, and enhances the total suite of value-added solutions for our electrical raceway customers.”
American Pipe and Plastics is located in Kirkwood, NY, just outside of Binghamton, NY, and has more than 45 employees. It has the capability of operating 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to meet customer demand.
Cecile Cranmer, currently President/CEO of American Pipe & Plastics, said, “During my 30+ years with American Pipe & Plastics, Inc. we have built a reputation as an industry leader for providing quality products with exemplary service at competitive prices. As I move forward as the Vice President of Sales for the American Pipe & Plastics brand within Atkore, I am proud to bring our reputation for quality and service with us. We are pleased that Atkore has recognized our hard work and the subsequent results. As part of the Atkore Plastics Pipe and Conduit unit, I’m excited to continue our growth and provide our valued products to even more customers.”
Terms of the sale are undisclosed.