News

13/06/2016

ISE Metal Inc. buys certain assets of the Fontaine gate business

Effective this date, ISE Metal Inc. is pleased to announce that it has purchased certain assets of the Fontaine gate business.  

Fontaine is among the world leaders in the design and manufacture of high quality, engineered slide gates for the global flow control market. Included in the transaction are various fixed assets in the form of machinery used to produce stainless steel slide gates, a portion of the existing Fontaine backlog, and ownership of the Fontaine brand name including existing Fontaine designs. ISE Metal Inc. will merge the Fontaine brand with their own brand Aquanox and the new entity will operate under the name Fontaine-Aquanox Water Control Products.  Fontaine-Aquanox will offer its products to the market through its existing channels of independent manufacturers representatives worldwide.  Fontaine-Aquanox will manufacture from its existing facilities in Magog, Quebec.

With the transaction, Fontaine-Aquanox becomes one of the leading suppliers of fabricated slide gates and flow control products in North America.