KANSAS CITY, MO – Tnemec Co. Inc., a manufacturer of industrial and architectural protective coatings, has acquired St. Louis-based coatings company ProPolymer Coatings. ProPolymer Coatings provides tank linings, exterior coatings and containment products for various plants, from food and chemical processing plants to power generation facilities.

“Tnemec and the ProPolymer team are both excited about this endeavor,” said Chase Bean, President of Tnemec. “We believe in the quality of ProPolymer Coatings, and we look forward to offering their innovative technology to new and current customers.”

ProPolymer Coatings products are formulated to withstand chemical attack on steel and concrete substrates, especially in industry-specific types of plants around the United States. The company’s offerings include high-performance vinyl ester linings; secondary containment products for industrial processing; polymer concrete materials, manufactured for thermal shock and chemical resistance; and high-build, surface-tolerant epoxy coatings.

“These products will certainly help strengthen Tnemec’s existing line of protective coatings and linings,” said Bean. “We look forward to servicing the ProPolymer customer network and cultivating new long-term relationships. We feel like our knowledgeable, reliable technical and customer service teams will add even more value to the ProPolymer experience.”

The products will be manufactured and packaged at Tnemec’s main manufacturing facilities located in North Kansas City, Missouri, and offered through Tnemec independent sales representatives throughout North America and abroad.