Merichem Technologies, Portfolio Company of Firm Client Black Bay Energy Capital, Acquires Chemical Products Industries

Merichem Technologies, a portfolio company of Fishman Haygood client Black Bay Energy Capital, recently announced its acquisition of Chemical Products Industries (CPI). Merichem Technologies is a global provider of sulfur treating solutions and a host of proprietary chemical catalysts, and CPI is a provider of novel chemistries for sulfur removal and industrial cleaning applications. Black Bay is a private equity firm focused on the energy and specialty chemical sectors. Read the full press release here.

Fishman Haygood served as legal counsel to Merichem Technologies and Black Bay. The team was led by John Werner, Chip Saulsbury, Meghan Montgomery, and Anne Boudreaux.

In January 2024, the firm represented Black Bay when it acquired Merichem Company’s technology business unit, which included Merichem Process Technologies and Merichem Catalyst Products. Click here to read more about the earlier transaction.

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