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Hawk Technology acquires ALM Materials Handling


January 19, 2015
By Alyssa Dalton


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Jan. 19, 2015 – Hawk Technology Inc.’s wholly owned subsidiary, ALM Positioners Inc., has acquired the assets of ALM Materials Handling LLC.

“[We are] excited about bringing these two great companies together,” said Josh Clare, Hawk CEO. “ALM has enjoyed tremendous growth over the last few years and become the ‘go to’ manufacturer of positioners. We see tremendous synergies by putting our two companies together. We look forward to the continued growth of the two businesses.”
 
Hawk is a designer and manufacturer of tooling, fixtures, robotics integration solutions, vision inspection systems, and other customized automated solutions that are utilized in a variety of manufacturing settings.
 
ALM Positioners, in conjunction with Hawk Technology, will manufacture a branded line of welding and assembly positioners for blue chip manufacturers and distributors. The company’s positioners are used by customers to elevate and rotate large weldments to a convenient height and working position insuring improved quality, productivity and profits.
 
Doug Grunnet, president of ALM said, “The key to ALM’s rapid growth and industry acceptance has been the innovative product design of its positioners and a commitment to our customers’ needs and requirements.”

PHOTO (L to R): Josh Clare, CEO of Hawk Technology, and Doug Grunnet, president of ALM Materials Handling.