Andersen Corporation Acquires Frontier Tooling and Design Corporation

Andersen Corporation Acquires Frontier Tooling and Design Corporation to Strengthen its Fibrex® Material Capabilities

BAYPORT, Minn., January 4, 2018 – Andersen Corporation announced today the acquisition of Frontier Tooling and Design Corporation, an extrusion tooling supplier in Huntington, West Virginia.

“The acquisition of Frontier strengthens Andersen by providing an element of vertical integration in the design and fabrication of tooling for our many extrusion technologies,” said Jay Lund, Andersen Chairman and CEO. “Specifically, Frontier supports our strategic initiative of driving growth in our Fibrex® composite material with innovation, capacity expansion and better lead times. We welcome all Frontier employees into the Andersen family and look forward to a bright future together.”

Frontier is a private company founded in 1995. Frontier designs and fabricates extrusion tooling for fenestration, fencing and railing products. Financial terms of the transaction are not being disclosed.

About Andersen Corporation
Headquartered in Bayport, Minnesota, Andersen Corporation and its subsidiaries manufacture and market window and door products under the Andersen®, Renewal by Andersen®, Silver Line®, American Craftsman®, EMCO®, Weiland® and MQ™ brands. Andersen is an international enterprise employing over 13,000 people in North America and Europe. Andersen was founded in 1903 and is a privately held company. Visit us at

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