Global Industrial Technologies, Inc., In the Matter of

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In the Matter of Global Industrial Technologies, Inc.
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Part 2 Consents

Case Summary

According to the complaint issued with the final order, Global's proposed acquisition of AP Green Industries, Inc. would combine the two largest domestic producers of glass-furnace silica refractories. Global agreed to divest Green's silica refractories to Robert R. Worthen and Dennis R. Williams and to two companies controlled by them -Utah Refractories Company and Worthen and Williams, L.L.C.