Acquisition of DeWAL Industries

Acquisition of DeWAL Industries


Baird served as the exclusive financial advisor to Rogers Corporation


Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG) recently completed the acquisition of DeWAL Industries, Inc. (“DeWAL”). Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Rogers Corporation is a global leader in engineered materials. With more than 180 years of materials science experience, Rogers Corporation delivers high-performance solutions that enable clean energy, internet connectivity, and safety and protection applications, as well as other technologies where reliability is critical. Rogers Corporation delivers power electronics solutions for energy-efficient motor drives, e-Mobility and renewable energy; elastomeric material solutions for sealing, vibration management and impact protection in mobile devices, transportation interiors, industrial equipment and performance apparel; and advanced connectivity solutions for wireless infrastructure, automotive safety and radar systems. Rogers Corporation is headquartered in Rogers, Connecticut.

DeWAL is a leading manufacturer of polytetrafluoroethylene (“PTFE”) and ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene (“UHMWPE”) films, pressure sensitive tapes and specialty products for the aerospace, automotive, electronics, oil and gas, rubber, thermal spray, wire and cable industries. DeWAL’s films are among the longest and widest splice free length films available. DeWAL is headquartered in Narragansett, Rhode Island.

For additional information about this transaction, please contact:

Trish Renner +1 (303) 270-6347
Jon Fitzsimmons +1 (414) 298-2460
Justin Albert +1 (303) 270-6381
Alex Ballantine +44 (207) 667-8242
Acquisition of DeWAL Industries
November 2016
Rogers Corporation
Target Location
North America
Acquiror Location
North America