Newsroom - Feb 9, 2022

Integrated Global Services (IGS) Acquires Tube Tech

Integrated Global Services, Inc. (“IGS”), a leading provider of thermal spray and other surface protection solutions and portfolio company of investment affiliates of J.F. Lehman & Company (“JFLCO”), is pleased to announce it has acquired international cleaning and inspections solutions provider, Tube Tech.

With more than 30 years’ experience helping customers evaluate and solve critical surface engineering challenges, IGS has the largest global footprint in the sector, delivering its proprietary solutions on six continents.

Tube Tech leads the market in the research and development of innovative fouling removal technologies, and its pioneering research and development program has included the launch to market of the world’s first robotic fouling removal solutions guaranteed to restore assets to design efficiency regardless of fouling.


Rich Crawford, President and CEO of IGS, said:

“Our acquisition of Tube Tech represents another step in IGS’ mission to be the most valued provider of engineered surface solutions in the world of mission-critical equipment. We will invest meaningfully into their R&D capabilities and intend to provide significant additional depth in breadth with respect to their technical business development staff and operational scalability.”

Integrated Global Services

Based in Richmond, VA, IGS is an international, private equity-backed company with over 30 years of experience in providing in-situ internal thermal spray surface protection solutions, internal ceramic coating solutions, and environmental products that focus primarily on metal wastage reduction, corrosion mitigation, process efficiency improvements and emissions reduction. Specializing in customized, engineered solutions, IGS is the largest provider of in-situ thermal spray and ceramic surface protection.

IGS maintains global operations with locations across the U.S., Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia.