Kingspan Light + Air signs agreement to acquire Major Industries, Inc.

7 June 2021 Kingspan Light + Air

Lake Forest, IL: Kingspan Light + Air, a leading provider of daylighting products and division of Kingspan Group PLC, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Major Industries, Inc.  The deal is expected to close in the coming weeks pending regulatory approval.
 
“Kingspan Light + Air aims to be the global leader in daylighting and natural ventilation,” says Bill Hogan, President - The Americas, at Kingspan Light + Air. “This acquisition allows us to enhance the solutions we offer to our customers, expand the adoption of daylight in the built environment and continue our growth in North America. We’re thrilled to welcome the Major Industries team into the Kingspan Light + Air organization.”
 
“Joining Kingspan Light + Air will allow us to accelerate our growth and reach more customers by highlighting the benefits of daylighting,” says Jeff Voigt, Vice President of Operations, at Major Industries. 
 
For more information on how the acquisition will affect current customers, please click here.
 
About Kingspan Light + Air: Kingspan Light + Air was established in 2016 to bring to life Kingspan Group’s vision of providing truly holistic building envelope solutions. By combining decades of industry expertise with core competencies in daylighting, natural ventilation and smoke management solutions, the division supports the creation of healthy and sustainable built environments in the education, commercial, industrial, retail, leisure, residential, healthcare and infrastructure sectors. 
 
In the years since it was launched, Kingspan Light + Air has expanded both geographically and in terms of its solutions offering. With operations in North America, Great Britain, Ireland and across Continental Europe, Kingspan Light + Air is serving its customers’ ever-growing needs, delivering solutions for complex building projects around the globe.
 
The division currently employs over 2,600 people worldwide.
 
About Major Industries: Major Industries, a leader in daylighting technologies, has been manufacturing skylights, canopies and wall systems for more than forty years. Major employs 56 people in their Wausau, WI facility, and offers both custom engineered and off-the-shelf daylighting solutions.

For media inquiries, please contact Samantha Becker, Product Marketing Manager, Kingspan Light + Air (samantha.becker@kingspan.com).