American Roller Purchases New Chill Roll Product Lines
American Roller Company has expanded its product and technology offering with the acquisition of Nordson’s XALOY DuraShell and EquaTherm chill roll product lines. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
American Roller has assumed all quoting, engineering and manufacturing responsibility for the product lines, effective immediately.
“This strategic move enables American Roller to build on its strong industrial roller product line history and expand into additional end markets,” says Dan Cahalane, president of American Roller. “We are committed to serving customers for these high quality product lines while employing our engineering resources to drive further product enhancements.”
Adds Steve Purcell, Nordson vice president for polymer processing in North America: “We’re committed to a smooth transition of these product lines to American Roller, whose expertise will drive significant value for customers over the long term. Going forward, Nordson will continue to focus its resources on our full line of barrels, screws, pumps, screen changers, dies and other melt stream components for customers in the global polymer processing industry.”
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