Long Island Pipe Supply (LIP) of Garden City, N.Y. has acquired the assets ofGem Fabricationfrom ATKORE International. Gem Fabrication, headquartered in Cleveland, N.C., is one of the oldest fire sprinkler fabricators and suppliers in the U.S.
Gem Fabrication will continue to
operate under its current name as LIP’s 16th branch and 17th location. Other
branches include Albany, Garden City, Maspeth and Brooklyn, N.Y.; Quincy,
Mass.; Salem N.H.; Providence, R.I.; Westville and Lyndhurst, N.J.; Glen
Burnie, Md. and Windsor, Conn. LIP also operates Albany Pipe and Nipple in
Albany, N.Y.; Brecco Corp. in Phoenix, Ariz.; as well as Lansdale International
and National Grooved of America in Westville, N.J.
LIP has been in business for more than 38 years and has grown
into one of the largest fire sprinkler fabricators and distributors on the East
coast. With the acquisition of Gem Fabrication, the company also gains the
addition of its mechanical and industrial fabrication capabilities.
Source: Long Island