Ceramic Industry

Gladding McBean Announces Clay Plant Acquisition

February 6, 2002
Gladding McBean has announced that Lincoln Clay Products, of Lincoln, Calif., has been acquired and will be operated by Gladding McBean.

Gladding McBean, a division of Pacific Coast Building Products Inc., announced that Lincoln Clay Products, of Lincoln, Calif., has been acquired and will be operated by Gladding McBean. Lincoln Clay Products has served the ceramic industry since 1911 and has been owned and operated by the M.J. Dillman family. The company mines, processes and packages mortar, fire and ceramic clays and services the ceramic industry both nationally and throughout Mexico. Gladding McBean produces architectural terra cotta, clay roof tiles, sewer pipe and pottery. Pacific Coast Building Products manufactures and distributes building materials and services from plants and facilities located throughout the Western U.S. and Hawaii. Larry Gallegos of Gladding McBean will be responsible for sales of the Lincoln Clay materials.

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