SOPREMA® Acquires Chem Link

WADSWORTH, Ohio (April 11, 2016) SOPREMA®, a leading manufacturer of roofing, waterproofing, wall protection and civil engineering solutions announces the acquisition of Chem Link, a manufacturer of high-performance, environmentally friendly adhesives, sealants and coatings.

Chem Link will operate as a subsidiary and it will be business as usual for their customers and for the markets they serve.  The joining of companies accelerates access to more technology, products and innovation for both existing and new complementary markets.

“We’re proud to be welcoming Chem Link into our company, helping SOPREMA further our commitment to providing environmentally friendly innovations that drive our industry forward,” said Tim Kersey, Vice President and General Manager, SOPREMA USA. “Adding Chem Link is an opportunity for us to provide greater value for all our customers, suppliers, and employees.”

Founded in 1990, Chem Link has focused on meeting the most pressing needs of contractors, consumers, and industries by establishing itself on the principles of being an idea company, dedicated to invention, innovation and problem-solving technical challenges.  “Chem Link’s business principles and core values align extremely well with SOPREMA’s, and being a part of the SOPREMA Group will provide additional resources to assist Chem Link in attaining its fullest potential,” said Phil Georgeau, founder.

For more information, visit www.soprema.us.

About SOPREMA, Inc.

Visit www.soprema.us for complete product offering, environmentally intelligent systems, technical information and the latest innovations delivering sustainable solutions.

SOPREMA offers a comprehensive line of roofing, waterproofing, wall protection and civil engineering solutions combining superior products and systems with decades of proven performance.  Our solutions include industry leading SBS-modified bitumen membranes, polymeric PMMA/PMA liquid applied membranes, and synthetic PVC membranes.  For applications as diverse as roofing, below grade waterproofing, plaza deck and balcony waterproofing, air and vapor barriers and bridge and parking structures, SOPREMA has the solution.  SOPREMA’s relentless pursuit of technological advancement, sustainability and product quality has been known and respected around the world for over 100 years.

About Chem Link:

Visit www.chemlink.com for a complete list of product offerings, new innovations and technical information.

Chem Link formulates and manufactures environmentally friendly high-performance adhesives, sealants, coatings, and related products through three business units: Construction & Maintenance, Private Label, and Industrial/OEM. The products are utilized in a variety of applications ranging from building envelope and interior building construction to marine grade materials.  The products are based on proprietary formulations that combine the highest possible field performance with the least amount of risk to the environment and human health. Chem Link is an idea company, dedicated to invention, innovation and problem-solving.