August 14, 2007
Plymouth Tube Co., Warrenville, Ill., has announced that an agreement has been achieved for the acquisition of Trent Tube from Crucible Materials Corp. effective August 11, 2007. The purchase includes the Trentweld Plant, East Troy, Wis., and the Trent Processing Plant, Chicago. Previously, Plymouth Tube acquired the Cold Work Anneal plant, East Troy, Wis., from Crucible in 2005.
The Trentweld Plant produces 1/8-in. to 4-in. diameter welded and welded and drawn stainless steel tubing, including nickel and high alloys for various applications. Primary products include mechanical, air cylinder, electropolished tubing, and specialty tubing products, such as tubing for aircraft, sanitary, pharmaceutical, high-purity, and nuclear applications.
The Trent Processing Plant provides slit and edged stainless steel and nickel alloy coils.