Professional Carwashing & Detailing

Ed O’Hanrahan purchases Jim Coleman Company/Hanna

October 17, 2012

HOUSTON — Three of the carwash industry’s most well-known brands are now together under the same management after Ed O’Hanrahan of Galloway Chemical Division acquired Jim Coleman Company/Hanna, according to a press release.

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The Oct. 17 press release stated that the companies will join forces under the leadership of O’Hanrahan and Russell Coleman. The new company, Coleman Hanna Carwash Systems LLC, will combine the Jim Coleman Company’s knowledge of manufacturing equipment with O’Hanrahan’s knowledge of producing wash solutions.

With a combined 150 years of collective experience, the new company plans to continue development of innovative products for carwash investors.

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The company will also benefit from an extensive domestic and international distribution network providing operators access to a large and diverse team of professionals. This team will provide knowledge to all carwash segments to help businesses grow.