Iwatani Corporation of America, a wholly owned subsidiary of Iwatani Corporation, has acquired Advanced Speciality Gases.

The acquisition of the Nevada-based company marks Iwatani’s entry into the US speciality gases market.

Advanced Speciality Gases serves a wide range of industries including electric utilities, semiconductor, mobility and chemicals. Company products include speciality and rare gases as well as complex mixtures.

“Iwatani was a natural fit for our family to transition ownership to,” said David Stein, Owner and President of Advanced Speciality Gases.

“Iwatani will continue to invest in the business to grow, expand its product offerings and bring enhanced value propositions to customers.”

“Over the past 20 years, Advanced Speciality Gases has earned a solid reputation and built exceptional business and talented team,” said Joe Cappello, CEO of Iwatani Americas.

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“The business is a great platform for Iwatani to extend its global capabilities to serve customers in strong and growing markets and we are very pleased that Brian Hamilton, who has been an integral part of Advanced Specialty Gases since its inception, has been named General Manager and will lead the team forward.”

Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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