November 11, 2013
PHOENIX, AZ – Montage Partners, a Scottsdale, Arizona-based private equity firm, is pleased to announce it has acquired FutureWeld Co., Inc. (“FutureWeld” or the “Company”), a leading Arizona-based provider of metal finishing services including welding, chemical processing, and non-destructive testing services to the aerospace supply chain and other industries.
Founded in 1979 as a welding firm, FutureWeld added anodize and non-destructive testing services in the 1990s. Today, the Company offers best-in-class anodize, chem film, passivation, dry film lube, pre-penetrant etch, fluorescent penetrant inspection, magnetic particle inspection, pressure test, fusion weld, braze, and glass bead services. As a Nadcap accredited business, FutureWeld services parts used by many of the world’s leading aerospace companies.
Over the past 30 years, FutureWeld has built a reputation of providing unrivalled quality and service with the experience and expertise required to handle the most complex and intricate jobs for the aerospace and commercial industries.
Montage Partners was represented by the law firms Brier, Irish, Hubbard & Erhart, PLC and Osborn Maledon, P.A.
About Montage Partners
Founded in 2004 and located in Scottsdale, Arizona, Montage Partners is a private equity firm that invests in established companies in the western U.S. with EBITDA between $1 million and $5 million. Above all other investment criteria, Montage Partners invests in exceptional people. Montage Partners provides liquidity to those who have spent years of their life building great companies, protects those companies through a transition of ownership and supports the next generation of a company’s leadership in executing on growth initiatives. For more information, please visit www.montagepartners.com.