BURR RIDGE, Illinois – July 1, 2013 – Material Sciences Corporation (formerly New Star Metals) is proud to announce the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Canfield Coating Company (CCC). Known for its superior service and light gauge coating capabilities, Canfield Coating Company provides galvanized and painted steel coils to a variety of companies in packaging, automotive, and construction industries. Canfield Coating Company operates out of a single site facility in Canfield, Ohio.

Pat Murley, CEO of New Star Metals, commented, “We are excited to bring Canfield Coating Company onto the New Star Metals team. Canfield complements the capabilities we have at our Electric Coating Technologies division and in the coming months we will be working hard to implement the best practices from both companies. The company will be named Canfield Coating Company and it will operate as a separate business unit led by current Canfield Coating Company President Ron Jandrokovic.”

“The Canfield team is excited to become part of New Star Metals. We believe this transaction positions Canfield Coating Company to succeed and grow while maintaining a commitment to delivering excellent customer service and superior quality.” remarked Ron Jandrokovic, President of Canfield Coating Company.

About Material Sciences Corporation (formerly New Star Metals):
Material Sciences Corporation provides steel processing, building products and supply chain management across a diverse array of end markets. Based in the Chicago area, Material Sciences Corporation operates through its four divisions: Electric Coating Technologies, Premier Resource Group, World Class Corrugating and Canfield Coating Company.

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