Acquisition of Chemalloy Company Completed
In October 2014 it was announced that Nizi International (Nizi) and Chemalloy Company, Inc. (Chemalloy) had reached a non-binding agreement for Nizi to acquire substantially all of the business and assets of Chemalloy. The transaction was closed 9 March 2014.The Chemalloy operations are continued in Chemalloy Company LLC. The company will operate as an integral part of all the activities of Nizi International in North America. John Way, EVP and Head of the Nizi Group’s North American activities, is the President of Chemalloy Company LLC. Chemalloy was founded in 1963 by Tony Demos, former President and CEO. The headquarters is in Bryn Mawr, PA and the main processing site is at Conshohocken, PA. Chemalloy specializes in the manufacture of custom sized alloys, metals, minerals and chemicals for various industrial applications. It is the leading supplier of metal powders to the North American welding industry. Chemalloy employs approximately 85 people. Nizi International was founded in 1898 in Luxembourg as company serving the regional customers with pig iron and ferroalloys. The Group has later expanded to become a growing global player in the trading and distribution of base metals, ferroalloys, and foundry products.The Group headquarters is in Luxembourg, with field offices through Europe, North America, South America and Asia. The Group is operating as Miller and Company towards the foundry industry in the USA. The Group has a turnover of about EUR 1 billion and employs more than 200 people. Nizi International is owned by Holta Invest AS/NO.