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Member News: Charter Dura-Bar Acquires Lokey Metals

Published On October 5, 2017 | By Katrina Schwarz | NFPA Member News

NFPA member news is designed to inform members of key industry updates in quick, bite-sized posts that provide only the most important information. This week’s update comes from Dura-Bar.

Dura-Bar logoCharter Dura-Bar, an iron bar maker in Woodstock, Illinois, recently announced its acquisition of Fort Worth, Texas-based Lokey Metals. The move will help strengthen company reach into the oil and gas as well as hydraulics and pneumatics industries. The iron distribution business of Lokey Metals will become a branch of Dura-Bar Metal Services. The Lokey Metals brand name will continue to be used, and the Forth Worth facility will continues operations.

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