Vantage Specialty Chemicals Acquires B&B Tritech

B&B manufactures aircraft paint removers, MIL-spec cleaners, turbine engine gas path cleaners, exterior aircraft cleaners and other surface treatments. 

H.I.G. Capital, a global private equity investment firm with $25 billion of equity capital under management, says its portfolio company, Vantage Specialty Chemicals Holdings, has acquired B&B Tritech of Hialeah, Florida. B&B is a global manufacturer of surface treatment solutions for defense and commercial aviation markets, including aircraft paint removers, MIL-spec cleaners, turbine engine gas path cleaners, exterior aircraft cleaners and more.

“We are excited about the addition of B&B's product offering to Vantage's cleaning and aerospace portfolio,” says Richard McEvoy, Vantage CEO. “B&B is an excellent strategic fit with Vantage's Performance Materials division and provides complementary products to serve our growing aerospace segment.”

For information, visit vantagespecialties.com.