United Plastics Group (“UPG”), founded in 1954, is a manufacturer of precision injection molded plastic and assembled components for its customers in the datacenter, automotive, energy and industrial markets. UPG products are sold to over 40 global blue chip customers and the company has developed a strong market position based on its technical expertise combined with unparalleled quality, delivery and service levels. UPG operates three world-class manufacturing facilities – in Houston, Texas; Cardiff, Wales; and Suzhou, China – that offer a complete range of capabilities, including product design, engineering, rapid prototyping, and plastic injection molding, along with a suite of other technology platforms, value added assembly and global supply chain management.
Banker Steel Co. L.L.C. is a leading full-service fabricator of structural steel components used in commercial and infrastructure projects. Founded in 1997 by Don and Carol Banker, the company’s reputation as one of the premier steel fabricators in the country is based on providing value-added services throughout the construction process, beginning with design assistance and extending through Banker Steel’s strong network of sub-contractors and erectors used to assemble projects on site. The company operates from two fabrication facilities in Lynchburg, VA and one in Orlando, FL which aggregate a total of 340,000 square feet with a capacity of 600,000 man hours, or production of up to 50,000 tons of steel fabrications per annum. The company’s strong market presence and recognition as a high quality and reliable supplier has resulted in Banker Steel being the fabricator of choice on a number of marquee projects, including Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY, the award-winning Washington Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., and the Hudson Yards, the largest mixed use development in New York City since Rockefeller Center.