FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CRANSTON, R.I., February 1, 2023 – Mearthane Products Corporation (MPC) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Merritt Precision Technology (MPT), a manufacturer and service provider of polyurethane components used in semiconductor manufacturing based in Apex, North Carolina. The purchase of MPT follows the company’s strategic acquisitions of Precision Elastomers Inc. (PEI), of Ipswich, MA, in December 2022, Snyder Plastics (SPI), of Bay City, MI, in May 2022, and Polyurethane Molding Industries (PMI), of Woonsocket, R.I., in 2020.
MPT specializes in recoating and regrooving services for high-precision polyurethane wire guide rollers and other polyurethane wire guide components used in critical operations in the semiconductor and solar industries. “MPT strengthens our position in the growing semiconductor and solar energy sectors,” said Pete Kaczmarek, CEO of MPC. “Their state-of-the-art manufacturing facility broadens our wide range of molding and machining capabilities.”
Dennis Merritt, President and Owner of MPT, will work closely with the MPC team to ensure a smooth transition for customers and employees. Dennis and his wife Janet founded MPT in 1992 and have grown the business to become a key partner to leading companies in the semiconductor and solar industry. Thanks to their leadership, MPT has developed sophisticated manufacturing processes that are perfectly aligned with their end market. “We are excited to join MPC and continue to expand our business to new end markets and geographies.” MPT’s team and operations will remain in their current Apex, NC location.
About Mearthane Products Corporation (MPC)
Mearthane Products Corporation (MPC) is a global technology leader in the development and manufacture of advanced polyurethane products. Building on over 55 years of formulation and processing experience, MPC partners closely with customers to develop innovative solutions to their toughest challenges in fitness & recreation, military & defense, medical devices, office automation, and a wide variety of industrial and consumer applications worldwide. MPC’s products are made in the USA and shipped all over the world.
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About Merritt Precision Technology (MPT)
Merritt Precision Technology is a provider of precision recoating/regrooving services for polyurethane wire guide rollers and other polyurethane wire guide components used in wire saws for the semiconductor and solar industries.