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    Dant Clayton Purchases Assets of Tuttle Railing Systems

    Oct 05, 2015
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    Louisville, KY (October 5, 2015) - Dant Clayton, the leading provider of outdoor seating systems, aluminum bleachers, stadium bleachers, and grandstands is announcing today that they have acquired the assets of Tuttle Railing Systems (A Division of Tuttle Aluminum and Bronze), a leading fabricator specializing in non-ferrous handrails for commercial and industrial constructions projects, in order to enhance its railing options across new and existing markets.

    The purchase of the assets of Tuttle Railing Systems, based in Fishers, Indiana, and the incorporation of those assets into Dant Clayton's existing business operations further increases its share in the sports venue market.

    "The combination of Tuttle Railing Systems and our seating and riser system options will provide or client's with a more complete premium stadium product offering," Bruce Merrick, Chairman of Dant Clayton, said.

    Dant Clayton will use Tuttle Railings Systems' existing machinery and production process, under the business name of TUTTLE A Dant Clayton Division, and anticipates onboarding key employees previously employed by Tuttle Railing Systems.

    "We are extremely excited about this transaction and thrilled to become part of the Dant Clayton family - a world class manufacturer," Quinn Tuttle, President of Tuttle Railing Systems, added. "We expect this to help grow our wastewater facility and commercial construction market shares."

    Dant Clayton and Tuttle Railing Systems' customers can expect to see TUTTLE A Dant Clayton Division in the upcoming months; however there are no concerns with outstanding business needs.

    "The integration of the purchased assets into Dant Clayton's operations will take place over the next quarter," Keith Williams, President and CEO of Dant Clayton, stated. "In the meantime, clients of Tuttle Railing Systems with existing orders, will receive from the Dant Clayton team the same high quality of products and services that they have come to expect."

    Dant Clayton will implement its strong company values and beliefs into the TUTTLE A Dant Clayton Division to ensure a smooth transition.

    "The combination of the capabilities of both companies will bring significant benefit to all customers," Alex Tuttle, Vice President of Tuttle Railing Systems added.

    About Dant Clayton
    Dant Clayton is the leading designer, manufacturer, and builder of aluminum bleachers, permanent grandstands, stadium structures, and accessory products. Located in Louisville, Kentucky, the Dant Clayton campus consists of 350,000 square feet of production space, spanning 25 acres. Since 1979, Dant Clayton has taken a consultative approach and strived to create product solutions that meet the needs of customers. This has allowed the company to stand alone as the industry's innovative leader in stadium and bleacher manufacturing. Dant Clayton offer the largest team of designers and engineers in the industry, providing customers with comprehensive design solutions and unmatched value-added consulting. Dant Clayton's goal is to find the best solution for all customers' stadium needs, ensuring each project is a success, from design to installation.

    For more information about Dant Clayton, visit its website at www.dantclayton.com

    About Tuttle Railing Systems
    Tuttle Railing Systems is the national leading fabricator of handrails for commercial, institutions, sporting, and wastewater management facilities markets. Located near Indianapolis, Indiana, its products are known for their quality and durability. 

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    For more information, please call Amanda Caufield at 502.634.3655, Ext. 223 or email at acaufield@dantclayton.com.