CHASE CORP

CHASE CORP

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Company Overview
Chase Corp is a publicly quoted manufacturing company that provides various products and services to the specialty chemical, converting, and electronic manufacturing industries worldwide. The company has its registered office located in Bridgewater, Massachusetts. It was founded in the year 1946. The company is publicly traded on the American Stock Exchange under the trading symbol CCF.
The company offers insulating and conducting materials for the manufacture of electrical and telephone wire and cable, as well as electrical splicing, and terminating and repair tapes that are marketed to wire and cable manufacturers; protective pipe coating tapes and other protectants for valves, regulators, casings, joints, metals, concrete, and wood, which are sold to oil companies, gas utilities, and pipeline companies; and protectants for highway bridge deck metal supported surfaces that are sold to municipal transportation authorities. It also provides moisture protective coatings for the electronics industry; laminated, durable papers, for the envelope converting and commercial printing industries; flexible composites and laminates for the wire and cable, aerospace, and industrial laminate markets; and waterproofing sealants, and expansion and control joint systems designed for roads, bridges, stadiums, and airport runways. Further, Chase Corporation provides electronic manufacturing services, including assembly and contract manufacturing services to electronic goods manufacturers.
The company is driven to achieve growth from a focus on new product development, globalization, strategic acquisitions and a commitment by its employees. It has manufacturing facilities located in Evanston, IL; Pittsburgh, PA; Albany, NY; Taunton, MA; Paterson, NJ; Taylorsville, NC; and Camberly, United Kingdom.
Business Summary
Chase Corporation (Chase), through its subsidiaries, is a global manufacturer of tapes, laminates, sealants, and coatings for hgh reliability applications. In September 2009, it completed the acquisition of the outstanding capital stock of C.I.M. Industries Inc. (CIM), which is based in Peterborough and has a manufacturing facility in Houston. CIM is a manufacturer of coating and lining systems used globally in the liquid storage and containment industry. In December 2009, it completed the acquisition of a range of ServiWrap pipeline protection products (ServiWrap) from Grace Construction Products Limited, United Kingdom-based unit of W.R. Grace & Co. ServiWrap anti-corrosion systems provide protection for new and refurbished oil, gas and water pipelines in projects globally. On June 30, 2010, the Company divested its contract manufacturing services business to MC Assembly.
Description and history
Chase Corporation (Chase), through its subsidiaries, is a global manufacturer of tapes, laminates, sealants, and coatings for high reliability applications. In September 2009, it completed the acquisition of the outstanding capital stock of C.I.M. Industries Inc. (CIM), which is based in Peterborough and has a manufacturing facility in Houston. CIM is a manufacturer of coating and lining systems used globally in the liquid storage and containment industry. In December 2009, it completed the acquisition of a range of ServiWrap pipeline protection products (ServiWrap) from Grace Construction Products Limited, United Kingdom-based unit of W.R. Grace & Co. ServiWrap anti-corrosion systems provide protection for new and refurbished oil, gas and water pipelines in projects globally. On June 30, 2010, the Company divested its contract manufacturing services business to MC Assembly in an all cash transaction, structured as a sale of of the assets of the Chase Electronic Manufacturing Services business.

the Company’s products consist of insulating and conducting materials for the manufacture of electrical and telephone wire and cable, electrical splicing, and terminating and repair tapes, which are marketed to wire and cable manufacturers; protective pipe coating tapes and other protectants for valves, regulators, casings, joints, metals, concrete and wood, which are sold to oil companies, gas utilities and pipeline companies; protectants for highway bridge deck metal supported surfaces, which are sold to municipal transportation authorities; fluid applied coating and lining systems for use in the water and wastewater industry; moisture protective coatings, which are sold to the electronics industry, including circuitry used in automobiles and home appliances; laminated durable papers, including laminated paper with an inner security barrier used in personal and mail-stream privacy protection, which are sold to the envelope converting and commercial printing industries; flexible composites and laminates for the wire and cable, aerospace, packaging and industrial laminate markets, and expansion and control joint systems designed for roads, bridges, stadiums and airport runways.

The Company’s electrical cable insulation tapes, such as Chase BLH2OCK, a water blocking compound, are sold to the wire and cable industry. It’s insulating and conducting materials are used to manufacture electrical and telephone wire and cable, electrical splicing and terminating and repair tapes. It is marketed to wire and cable manufacturers and public utilities. Its specialty tapes and related products for the electronic and telecommunications industries use the brand name Chase & Sons. PaperTyger is a brand for laminated durable papers sold to the envelope converting and commercial printing industries. Its flexible packaging are used for industrial and retail use. Its Slit film is used for the building wire market and for telecommunication cable. Its Insulfab is an insulation material used in the aerospace industry. The Company is a manufacturer of products, including the brand Tapecoat, for anti-corrosion applications in the gas, oil and marine pipeline market segments, as well as tapes and membranes for roofing and other construction related applications.

The Company’s protective conformal coatings are sold under the brand name HumiSeal, which are moisture protective electronic coatings sold to the electronics industry. Its protective pipe coating tapes and other protectants for valves, regulators, casings, joints, metals, concrete, and wood are sold under the brand name Royston, to oil companies, gas utilities, and pipeline companies. Its Rosphalt50 is a polymer additive that provides solutions in many applications, such as waterproofing of approaches and bridges, ramps, race tracks, airports and specialty road applications. Its waterproofing sealants, expansion joints and accessories for the transportation are used in industrial and architectural markets. It is a manufacturer of coating and lining systems used globally in the liquid storage and containment applications. HumiSeal Europe SARL operates a sales/technical service office and warehouse near Paris. This business works with the HumiSeal operation in Camberley, Surrey, England allowing direct sales and service to the French market. The Company is a manufacturer of waterproofing and corrosion protection systems for oil, gas and water pipelines and a supplier to Europe, the Middle East and Southeast Asia. Its ServiWrap product line complements its pipeline protection tapes, coatings and accessories.

Business Line
Manufacturing company that provides various products and services to the specialty chemical, converting, and electronic manufacturing industries worldwide
Subsidiary
C.I.M. INDUSTRIES INC.
Advisor
PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS LLP
IPO date
10/25/1995
US SIC Code
3679
Company Address
26, Summer Street

City province or state postal code
02324, BRIDGEWATER, MA
Phone: +1 508 279 1789
Fax: +1 508 697 6419
Country address: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Website url: www.chasecorp.com