Diversified Wire & Cable merges with Great Lakes Wire & Cable

Technology solutions provider Diversified Wire & Cable and custom fiber and copper cable products assembler Great Lakes Wire & Cable have entered into a definitive merger agreement to create GLD Group, Inc., the companies said.

The new company, called GLD Group, is headquartered in Madison Heights, Mich. It will provide full-line wire and cable product distribution; ICT, ESS, AV/Automation, and RF system design & engineering; custom fiber and copper cable assemblies; custom cabinet design and fabrication, and industry certification training.

Based in Sterling Heights, Mich., Diversified provides wire and cable distribution, technology system design services, custom cabinet building and industry certification training, incorporating BICSI standards, for a variety of contractors and corporate clients.

Headquartered in Madison Heights, Mich., Great Lakes is a TL 9000 company that provides wire and cable distribution, associated products, and custom fiber optic and copper cable assemblies throughout the United States.