The Protech Group, leading coatings, paints, and specialty materials manufacturer, has announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire the liquid coatings business of Excalibur Paints & Coatings Ltd. (Excalibur Paints) based in Wichita Falls, Texas, USA.
The acquisition was officialised on Friday June 4th, 2021. Manufacturing equipment will now be relocated within existing Protech Group facilities in the United States. Excalibur Paints formulations and products will be integrated under the Protech Group portfolio of liquid coatings brands.
Excalibur Paints is a protective coatings development and manufacturing company with over 20 years of experience that specializes in production of numerous unique, special and environmental friendly products. The company’s product line includes Epoxy Systems, Alkyd Coatings, Corrosive-inhibitive Primers, Polyurethanes and Chemical Resistant linings.
“This acquisition strengthens our liquid coatings capabilities,” highlights David Ades, President of the Protech Group, “It allows us to expand our customer base, keep up with the growing demand, and offer a great depth of solutions to them.”
“It is an exclusive opportunity to have the Protech Group, a global player in the industry, to take the reins of our business and ensure continued growth with current and future clients,” adds Randall Funston, Owner, Excalibur Paints.
Acquisitions are a continuous part of the growth strategy at the Protech Group. Despite the global pandemic, this is the third acquisition within the last year for the company. The Protech Group recently acquired the coatings division of ACG Industrie (France) and the liquid coatings manufacturer, Winslow Browning Inc. (USA).
About the Protech Group
For more than 45 years, the Protech Group has been developing and manufacturing coatings, paints, and specialty materials. Through quality and innovation, we formulate the right mix to protect and enhance what matters most to our customers. Headquartered in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Protech Group products are manufactured in more than 20 sites worldwide. We serve our customers in countless markets and industries, including construction, infrastructure, transportation, consumer goods, and healthcare. To learn more, visit our website.
Marketing Director, Protech Group