SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA, July 8, 2019 – Carlisle Fluid Technologies, Inc. (“CFT”) a global leader in applied finishing solutions, announced today that it has acquired Ecco Finishing (Ecco), a privately held manufacturer of low and high pressure painting equipment and sealing applicators based in Skara, Sweden. Ecco’s products are used in a variety of application settings, primarily in the automotive, ceramics, leather, wood and plastics industries.
“It is with great pleasure that we extend a warm welcome to the Ecco team as they join CFT,” said Shelley Bausch, president, Carlisle Fluid Technologies. “Ecco has built a solid reputation supplying customers with reliable and durable finishing products for leather, ceramics and other industrial applications. Its innovative 3D sealant gun is a great addition to our growing portfolio of sealants and adhesives application equipment.”
Ecco offers distinct technological capabilities in the sealants and adhesives space, with their Ecco-415, Ecco-475, and Ecco-480 3D sealant applicators. Their compact design and low weight make them an ideal choice for seam sealing, underbody sealing/spraying and liquid applied sound deadening (LASD) applications.
“The acquisition of Ecco is another important step forward in the development of our sealants and adhesives offering platform,” said James Stephenson, vice president, Global Business Development at CFT. “Ecco is the industry leader in 3D sealant gun technology and provides new capabilities that will help CFT deliver robust sealing application solutions to our customers worldwide. We are looking forward to driving synergies with our recent acquisitions of Integrated Dispense Solutions and Shinhang into a robust solution set for our customers.”
Carlisle Fluid Technologies, a division of Carlisle Companies, Inc (NYSE:CSL) is a global leader in material application products and technologies providing forward-thinking, innovative solutions to a variety of industry needs. From simple finishing requirements to highly automated production installations, Carlisle Fluid Technologies combines innovative spray finishing, powder coating, fluid handling, curing, and integrated control packages with decades of technical expertise to deliver efficient, cost-effective solutions for the transportation, industrial, and auto refinish markets. Learn more about Carlisle Fluid Technologies at https://www.carlisleft.com/