ConTech Lighting

Acquisition sheds new light on Leviton growth plan

An innovative designer has joined the Leviton Manufacturing fold. The Melville-based provider of electrical devices, networking solutions and lighting-energy management systems has acquired ConTech Lighting, an Illinois-based manufacturer of high-performance fixtures and sustainable lighting solutions. Leviton acquired the company from E&A Companies, a privately held, Indiana-based portfolio corporation that acquires and manages other firms. Not a private equity firm and not interested in “flipping” properties, E&A partners with existing ownership groups to create long-term value…