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GHX Industrial Acquires Express Hose & Fittings II

The acquisition expands GHX's offering in the North American mining industry segment.

Houston-based GHX Industrial, LLC, has acquired Phoenix-based Express Hose & Fittings II. Express Hose is a distributor of hose, fittings and other products to customers in the Arizona mining industry.

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“Of particular interest to us is the addition of the Arizona location which gives us the opportunity to work directly with another UDG company, United Central Industrial Supply, to expand our offering in the North American mining industry segment” said Dan Ahuero, vice president of mergers and acquisitions for The United Distribution Group.

According to Richard Harrison, president of GHX, Express Hose & Fittings II will operate under the GHX family of companies and continue to serve existing customers.

GHX, No. 33 on MDM’s list of the top 40 industrial distributors, fabricates and supplies industrial fluid transfer and sealing products to both the upstream and downstream energy markets. United Central Industrial Supply, a mining supply distribution company, acquired GHX Holdings Inc. in October 2012.

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