LOUISVILLE, KY. — ISCO Industries LLC has acquired Brandon, Fla.-based Fife Pipe Co. from USFilter Distribution Group Inc.
Both companies fabricate high density polyethylene fittings and distribute Chevron Phillips HDPE pipe and McElroy Manufacturing Inc. pipe fusion equipment.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Louisville-based ISCO sought Fife for its unique fabrication capabilities, said Tracy Temcoff, ISCO's marketing manager. Additionally, Fife has an attractive piece of the Latin American market, Temcoff said.
Fife has two distribution locations in Florida. ISCO has distribution locations in Kentucky, Michigan, South Carolina and Alabama, officials said.
ISCO acquired Fluid Controls Inc. of Huntsville, Ala., last year.
For 2000, ISCO had sales of $34 million. Fife's sales for 2000 were $12 million.