Sell Side Advisor

Duff & Phelps Advised C&J Cladding on Its Sale to Ellwood Group, Inc.

On October 31, 2014, C&J Cladding (“C&J” or “the Company”) was acquired by Ellwood Group, Inc.

About C&J Cladding LLC

C&J Cladding LLC is the recognized leader in cladding subsea, surface, offshore and marine wellhead production components. Since 1995, C&J has provided expert welding and post weld heat treatment services to global oilfield equipment manufacturers and a network of world-class machine shops.

About Ellwood Group, Inc.
Ellwood Group, Inc. is a family-owned, privately held company that has been operating for over 100 years. Through growth and acquisition, EGI has become a major supplier of high-quality, engineered, heavy metal components to customers all over the world. While EGI has grown significantly and now employs over 2,000 employees, the same family values are just as important now as they were 100 years ago.

Transaction Role
Duff & Phelps served as exclusive financial advisor to C&J Cladding and provided M&A advisory services in connection with the sale transaction.

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