Founded in 1976 in Vancouver, BC, IPAC Chemicals & Power Chemicals are market leading providers of unique specialty chemicals for the mining and sulphur industries. In addition, the Companies offer a suite of water treatment chemicals for commercial and industrial building owners. The Companies are known for proprietary and innovative products, and over the years have built a base of marquee customers in Western Canada and abroad.
DuBois Chemicals, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio is a full service specialty chemical company, developing and manufacturing chemicals for several different end markets. Founded in 1920, DuBois has made numerous, complimentary add-on acquisitions. The acquisition of IPAC Chemicals & Power Chemicals gives DuBois a presence in Western Canada and adds additional specialty chemicals to its overall product offering.
IMAP's Vancouver team, Capital West Partners, acted as exclusive financial advisor to IPAC Chemicals & Power Chemicals on this transaction.
Over 90 delegates from IMAP member firms representing 32 countries congregated in Miami on October 25th - 27th for IMAP’s 2018 Fall conference. The conference was hosted by Falls River Group, IMAP’s partner firm in Florida, and was set around the theme of ‘Disruptive Innovation’.