Project Description

Flexial Corporation (“Flexial” or the “Company”), a leading broad spectrum designer and manufacturer of welded metal bellows primarily for the Aerospace and Defense markets, has been acquired by American BOA, Inc. (“BOA”). Based in Cookeville, Tennessee, Flexial manufactures highly engineered edge-welded metal bellows for fluid management, sensing and actuation applications. Products include welded bellows accumulators, reservoirs and surge arresters as well as key components used in pressure, temperature, altitude, fuel control and other sensing systems. Flexial products are in use on a wide variety of commercial and military aircraft around the world including the Airbus A350 and A380, Boeing 737, F-16, F-22, Global Hawk and Fire Scout. Flexial bellows are also in use onboard numerous space systems. The Company counts many leading aerospace industry primes as customers including Boeing, Raytheon, GE Aviation, Lockheed Martin, Honeywell, Northrop Grumman and Parker Hannifin.

BOA specializes in the engineering and production of high technology, thin wall flexible metal components and systems primarily for automotive and industrial applications. BOA is part of the Flexible Solutions division of the BOA Group, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of flexible mechanical elements.

Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Philpott Ball & Werner served as advisor to Flexial.