AZZ Acquires NuZinc
By Metal Center News Staff
on Sep 3, 2019
AZZ Inc., Fort Worth, Texas, has acquired the assets of NuZinc, LLC, a privately held plating company in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. NuZinc provides electroplating services to the markets of aerospace, defense, telecommunications, medical, transportation and commercial industries. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. AZZ expects the acquisition will be accretive to earnings within the first year of operation.
Through the acquisition, AZZ gains the plating operations and employees of NuZinc, which operates in a 29,000-square-foot facility in Garland. AZZ intends to operate the facility as AZZ Powder Coating and Plating – Garland, and will integrate it with existing powder coating and plating operations the company operates in the area.
"We are pleased to welcome NuZinc's employees to AZZ and look forward to a seamless integration while providing customers with expanded services through our growing network of surface technology plants,” said Michael Doucet, senior vice president of AZZ Surface Technologies.
With the addition of NuZinc, AZZ now operates six powder coating and plating operations in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.