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25. Dec 2017 | Raw materials

Sika acquires US manufacturer of structural expansion joints

Sika has acquired Emseal Joint Systems, Ltd., a US-based manufacturer of structural expansion joint products for new construction and refurbishment with annual sales of EUR34 million.

Sika acquires US manufacturer of structural expansion joints. Source: Sika

With the acquisition, Sika will be able to offer a comprehensive range of sealing and bonding solutions available in the North American construction market.

Cross-selling opportunities

Based near Boston, Emseal is a well-established US company with a leading position with construction specifiers and contractors throughout North America. With manufacturing in Toronto, Canada, and Westborough, Massachusetts, the company is well-positioned geographically. Emseal is a technology-driven company, with a reputation for products and solutions for structural expansion joint applications in buildings, stadiums, parking garages and infrastructure facilities. The acquisition offers extensive cross-selling opportunities for other Sika technologies.

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