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ELG Utica acquires ABS Group


With effect of February 28th, 2013, ELG Utica Alloys International GmbH (ELG Utica) has acquired 100% of the shares in ABS Industrial Resources Limited (ABS), a specialist in the sourcing, processing and supply of primary and secondary alloys and metals headquartered in Kilnhurst, Mexborough (UK).

ABS will continue to operate independently under the management of the current directors Mr. Mark Ridgeway, Mr. Andrew Jones and Mr. Richard Hannam. In addition Mr. Dimitrij Orlov, Head of ELG’s Superalloys Division, and Mr. Mark Johnson, head of ELG Utica’s UK branch, will both take seats in the Board of ABS. The management teams of both ABS and ELG Utica will continue to provide high quality service to customers while strengthening the development and expansion of the business worldwide.

For more information, please contact Detlef Drafz, CEO of ELG Haniel GmbH, phone +49-203-4501-151.