Ceramic Industry News

Elgin Butler Acquires Trikeenan Tileworks

September 27, 2011
/ Print / Reprints /
/ Text Size+

Elgin Butler Co. recently announced it has acquired Trikeenan Tileworks, a manufacturer of art tile, ceramic tile and glazed thin brick with plants in New Hampshire and New York. After a year of protection from its creditors under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code, Trikeenan will successfully emerge from bankruptcy protection and operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of Elgin Butler.

Elgin Butler has reportedly invested significantly in Trikeenan to retain many of the existing employees who are willing to work in the upgraded New York facility, and to ultimately grow the business and establish a strong domestic manufacturer of ceramic tile and thin brick in Hornell, N.Y. Elgin Butler reports it will purchase major capital equipment and engage major marketing and sales support resources, and will support existing Trikeenan customers in the marketplace.

For more information, visit www.trikeenan.com or www.elginbutler.com.

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to Ceramic Industry Magazine.

You must login or register in order to post a comment.



Image Galleries

May 2014 Issue Highlights

Our May 2014 issue is now available!


Sapphire: An Extreme Performer

Ian Doggett of Goodfellow and CI Editor Susan Sutton discuss the benefits and opportunities provided by industrial sapphire.

More Podcasts

Ceramic Industry Magazine

CI August 2014 cover

2014 August

Explore technical ceramics, glasses and refractories in our August issue!

Table Of Contents Subscribe


M:\General Shared\__AEC Store Katie Z\AEC Store\Images\Ceramics Industry\handbook of advanced ceramics.gif
Handbook of Advanced Ceramics Machining

Ceramics, with their unique properties and diverse applications, hold the potential to revolutionize many industries, including automotive and semiconductors.

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.


CI Data Book July 2012

Ceramic Industry's Directories including Components, Equipment Digest, Services, Data Book & Buyers Guide, Materials Handbook and much more!


facebook_40px twitter_40px  youtube_40pxlinkedin_40google+ icon 40px