Lee Spring Acquires Clark Spring & Manufacturing, Inc.
Brooklyn, New York (April 4, 2016) Lee Spring, a global leader in stock and custom springs, announced today that it has purchased the assets of Clark Spring located in Hayward, California.
Steve Kempf, CEO of Lee Spring, commented that “President of Clark Spring, Eric Eckberg, has built a strong company over the last thirty years based on ongoing engineering support, excellent quality control and attentive customer service. This fits our culture perfectly and adds significantly to our customer presence in California. We both believe this acquisition will help serve Clark Spring’s customers with expanded spring capabilities and products.”
Eric Eckberg stated that "The choice of selecting the right buyer for our business was critical to us. We were looking for a family owned company run by spring professionals that would carry on the engineering and quality that our customers have come to expect. I am pleased to be assisting with an orderly transition that will maintain our outstanding customer service.”
Jim Callaghan, Vice President Business Development of Lee Spring, stated "We are very pleased that Clark Spring is our first acquisition. As Lee Spring grows through strategic acquisitions, we are receiving interest from other companies that want to see their hard work continued by a long standing company and known leader in the spring industry.”
About Lee Spring
Lee Spring is a global manufacturer of mechanical springs and related products. Lee Spring carries a line of 23,000+ stock springs and manufacturers custom springs made to customer specifications. Established in 1918, Lee Spring is an ISO 9001 certified company headquartered in Brooklyn, NY USA and has multiple locations in the United States, as well as locations in Mexico, Europe, China and India.