Window and Door Division of Royal Building Products Gets New Name, Parent Company

Window & Door
April 12, 2016

OpenGate Capital officially completed the acquisition of the window and door division of Royal Building Products, now renamed Energi Fenestration Solutions. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Window & Door first reported news of the pending acquisition last month.

Energi will be a standalone entity within the OpenGate Capital portfolio of companies and will soon release an updated website, according to the company, which reports that all operations will continue to function at the same level of performance and service. Jesse Hawthorne, who brings more than 13 years of industry experience and insight into the North American market having worked at Jeld-Wen of Canada and Royal Building Products, will continue as the company’s CEO. 

Energi was founded more than 40 years ago and is a leading manufacturer of rigid and cellular vinyl window and patio door profiles, as well as interior vinyl shutters and other extruded vinyl products for a variety of applications. Headquartered in Ontario, Canada, it has seven manufacturing sites in the United States and Canada and employs more than 900 people.