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SOPREMA® Announces the Acquisition of Furbish

on September 23, 2022 at 2:10 pm under , , ,

GREEN ROOF SYSTEM SUPPLIER TO JOIN SOPREMA USA

September 23, 2022 – SOPREMA®, Inc., a leading manufacturer of commercial roofing, waterproofing, wall protection and civil engineering waterproofing solutions, has acquired Furbish, a sustainable development company focused on the deployment and maintenance of green roofs, living walls, stormwater management, and other green technologies for high-performance buildings.

SOPREMA’s latest acquisition expands its presence in the sustainable solutions market and accelerates the growth of its SOPRANATURE® portfolio of green roof solutions. It will also lead to new opportunities for product development and for professional growth opportunities for its employees. As a subsidiary of SOPREMA, Furbish will now have the resources of the SOPREMA Group to support its loyal customers.

“Sustainability is at the forefront of SOPREMA’s global activities, and the synergy between our two companies is obvious…”
Tim Kersey
CEO – U.S. Operations, SOPREMA

“Sustainability is at the forefront of SOPREMA’s global activities, and the synergy between our two companies is obvious,” said Tim Kersey, CEO – U.S. Operations, SOPREMA. “Furbish’s green products and service offerings combined with their team’s culture and passion for sustaining the built environment make them a great fit for our company.”

“SOPREMA will provide expanded opportunities for our people and allow us to continue providing the same great products and services to our valued customers,” added Michael Furbish, who will remain with the company as the Strategic Systems & Innovation Manager.

For more information, visit www.soprema.us.

About SOPREMA, Inc.:

Visit www.soprema.us for complete product offering, environmentally intelligent systems, technical information, and the latest innovations delivering sustainable solutions.

SOPREMA offers a comprehensive line of commercial roofing, waterproofing, wall protection and civil engineering solutions, combining superior products and systems with decades of proven performance. SOPREMA solutions include industry-leading SBS-modified bitumen membranes, polymeric PMMA/PMA liquid-applied membranes and synthetic single-ply PVC membranes. For applications as diverse as roofing, below-grade waterproofing, plaza deck and balcony waterproofing, air and vapor barriers, and bridge and parking structures, SOPREMA has the solution. SOPREMA’s relentless pursuit of technological advancement, sustainability and product quality has been known and respected worldwide for over 110 years.

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Media Contact:
Mike Gulley, 330.439.9693 (cell); mgulley@soprema.us

Furbish is a living systems company based in Baltimore, Maryland that provides Furnish, Install, and Maintenance services for living roofs, living walls, and other ecological building systems. Furbish cultivates remarkable experiences by bringing nature into the built environment, enriching lives, and helping others make the world greener. The company services a collection of general contractors, roofers, designers, and owners/developers with its 5 brands: EcoCline, EcoCline Solar, BioWall, SmartSlope, and RainTainer. Working together, Furbish creates a world where nature is integral to the built environment – enhancing building operations, promoting human well-being, and employing sustainability at the heart of business.

Visit FURBISH in the Greenroofs.com Directory

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