Zekelman’s acquisition of Western Tube & Conduit Corporation


Zekelman Industries announced that it has finalized the acquisition of Western Tube & Conduit Corporation.

Through this acquisition, Zekelman Industries will expand its presence across the western half of the United States and Canada in the electrical, fence and mechanical tube markets.

Western Tube & Conduit Corporation will continue to operate under its individual brand and identity.

Zekelman Industries includes the operating divisions of Atlas Tube, Picoma, Energex Tube, Sharon Tube, Wheatland Tube, Z Modular and Western Tube & Conduit Corporation. It is the largest independent manufacturer of hollow structural sections (HSS) and steel pipe, and the top producer of electrical conduit and elbows, couplings and nipples in North America. Zekelman Industries delivers a broad range of industrial solutions that build its customers’ success.

Jones Day is acting as Antitrust counsel to Zekelman Industries on the deal with a team led by Michael Sennett.

Involved fees earner: Michael Sennett – Jones Day;

Law Firms: Jones Day;

Clients: Zekelman Industries;

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Author: Ambrogio Visconti