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Upon the application (the “Application”)1 of Aluminum Shapes, L.L.C., debtor and debtor in possession in the above-captioned chapter 11 case (the “Debtor” or ”Applicant”), pursuant to section 327 of title 11 of the United States Code (the “Bankruptcy Code”), Rules 2014(a) and 2016 of the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure (the “Bankruptcy Rules”), and Rule 2014-1 of the Local Rules of Bankruptcy Practice and Procedure of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey (the “Local Rules”), requesting entry of an order appointing Epiq Corporate Restructuring, LLC (“Epiq”) as administrative advisor (“Administrative Advisor”) in the Debtor’s chapter 11 case, effective as of the Petition Date, in accordance with the Engagement Agreement attached to the Application as Exhibit A, all as more fully described in the Application; and upon the Hunt Declaration submitted in support of the Application; and this Court being satisfied that Epiq has the capability and experience to provide the services described in the Application and that Epiq does not hold or represent an interest adverse to the Debtor or the estate related to any matter for which Epiq will be employed; and this Court having jurisdiction to consider the Application and the relief requested therein in pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §§ 157(a)-(b) and 1334(b) and the Standing Order of Reference to the Bankruptcy Court Under Title 11 of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, dated September 18, 2012 (Simandle, C.J.); and consideration of the Application and the requested relief being a core proceeding pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 157(b); and venue being proper before this Court pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §§ 1408 and 1409; and due and proper notice of the Application having been provided, and such notice having 1 Capitalized terms used but not otherwise defined herein shall have the respective meanings ascribed to such terms in the Application.Any additional services provided by Epiq on behalf of the Debtor that are not covered by (i) this Order, or (ii) the Order of this Court, dated September 23, 2021 [ECF No. 104], authorizing Epiq as the Debtor’s Claims and Noticing Agent, shall require further Court approval. thony B. Stumbo on behalf of Creditor Tiger Finance LLC astumbo@riemerlaw.comffy L. Wilson on behalf of Interested Party New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection buffy.wilson@law.njoag.gov therine B. Heitzenrater on behalf of Creditor CHUBB COMPANIESrmcdowell@slgcollect.combert Farouk Elgidely on behalf of Plaintiff Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Aluminum Shapes L.L.C. relgidely@foxrothschild.combert W. Keyser on behalf of Creditor BB 316 Investments LLC rkeyser@taylorandkeyser.com a Chenetz on behalf of Interested Party Hydro Extrusion USA LLC schenetz@perkinscoie.com,cmallahi@perkinscoie.com;docketLA@perkinscoie.com;rleibowitz@perkinscoie.com;chenetz-sara-perkins-coie-8670@ecf.pacpro.com sreisman@katten.com, nyc.bknotices@katten.com

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UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT
DISTRICT OF NEW JERSEY
Caption in Compliance with D.N.J. LBR 9004-1(b)
OBERMAYER REBMANN MAXWELL &HIPPEL LLP
Edmond M. George, Esquire
Michael D. Vagnoni, Esquire (pro hac vice)
Turner Falk, Esquire
1120 Route 73, Suite 420
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054-5108
Telephone: (856) 795-3300
Facsimile: (856) 482-0504
E-mail: edmond.george@obermayer.com
michael.vagnoni@obermayer.com
turner.falk@obermayer.com
Proposed Counsel to the Debtor
and Debtor in Possession
In re:
ALUMINUM SHAPES, L.L.C.,
Debtor.
AMENDED ORDER AUTHORIZING THE DEBTOR TO RETAIN AND EMPLOY EPIQ CORPORATE RESTRUCTURING, LLC AS ADMINISTRATIVE ADVISOR PURSUANT TO 11 U.S.C. §327 The relief set forth on the following pages numbered two through six (6) is hereby ORDERED DATED: November 9, 2021 OMC\4874-1234-8417.v1-10/27/21

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Case No: 21-16520-JNP Caption of Order: Amended Order Authorizing Retention of Epiq Corporate Restructuring, LLC as Administrative Advisor Upon the application (the “Application”)1 of Aluminum Shapes, L.L.C., debtor and debtor in possession in the above-captioned chapter 11 case (the “Debtor” or ”Applicant”), pursuant to section 327 of title 11 of the United States Code (the “Bankruptcy Code”), Rules 2014(a) and 2016 of the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure (the “Bankruptcy Rules”), and Rule 2014-1 of the Local Rules of Bankruptcy Practice and Procedure of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey (the “Local Rules”), requesting entry of an order appointing Epiq Corporate Restructuring, LLC (“Epiq”) as administrative advisor (“Administrative Advisor”) in the Debtor’s chapter 11 case, effective as of the Petition Date, in accordance with the Engagement Agreement attached to the Application as Exhibit A, all as more fully described in the Application; and upon the Hunt Declaration submitted in support of the Application; and this Court being satisfied that Epiq has the capability and experience to provide the services described in the Application and that Epiq does not hold or represent an interest adverse to the Debtor or the estate related to any matter for which Epiq will be employed; and this Court having jurisdiction to consider the Application and the relief requested therein in pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §§ 157(a)-(b) and 1334(b) and the Standing Order of Reference to the Bankruptcy Court Under Title 11 of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, dated September 18, 2012 (Simandle, C.J.); and consideration of the Application and the requested relief being a core proceeding pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 157(b); and venue being proper before this Court pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §§ 1408 and 1409; and due and proper notice of the Application having been provided, and such notice having 1 Capitalized terms used but not otherwise defined herein shall have the respective meanings ascribed to such terms in the Application. OMC\4874-1234-8417.v1-10/27/21 OMC\4874-1234-8417.v1-10/27/21

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Case No: 21-16520-JNP Caption of Order: Amended Order Authorizing Retention of Epiq Corporate Restructuring, LLC as Administrative Advisor been adequate and appropriate under the circumstances; and it appearing that no other or further notice need be provided; and a hearing having been held to consider the relief requested in the Application (the “Hearing”); and upon the record of the Hearing and all of the proceedings had before this Court; and this Court having determined that the legal and factual bases set forth in the Application establish just cause for the relief granted herein; and after due deliberation and sufficient cause appearing therefor, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT 1. The Application is granted to the extent set forth herein. 2. Debtor is authorized to retain Epiq as Administrative Advisor under § 327(a) of the Bankruptcy Codeeffective as of September 7, 2021 under the terms of the Engagement Agreement as modified herein, and Epiq is authorized to perform the bankruptcy administration services described in the Application and set forth in the Engagement Agreement. 3. Epiq is authorized to take such other action to comply with all duties set forth in the Application and as set forth in the Engagement Agreement. 4. Epiq shall apply to the Court for allowance of compensation and reimbursement of expenses incurred after the Petition Date as Administrative Advisor pursuant to this Order and in accordance with the applicable provisions of the Bankruptcy Code, including sections 330 and 331 of the Bankruptcy Code, the Bankruptcy Rules, the Local Rules and any orders entered in this chapter 11 case regarding professional compensation and reimbursement of expenses including, but not limited to, the Court’s Administrative Fee Order Establishing Procedures for Allowance OMC\4874-1234-8417.v1-10/27/21 OMC\4874-1234-8417.v1-10/27/21

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Case No: 21-16520-JNP Caption of Order: Amended Order Authorizing Retention of Epiq Corporate Restructuring, LLC as Administrative Advisor and Payment of Interim Compensation and Reimbursement of Expenses to Professional Persons [ECF No. 182]. 5. This Order shall not apply to any services Epiq has sought authorization to render pursuant to the Section 156(c) Application. 6. Epiq may hold its advance under the Engagement Agreement during the chapter 11 case as security for the payment of fees and expenses incurred under the Engagement Agreement. 7. The Debtor shall indemnify Epiq under the terms of the Engagement Agreement, as modified pursuant to this Order. 8. Epiq shall not be entitled to indemnification, contribution or reimbursement pursuant to the Engagement Agreement for services other than the services provided under the Engagement Agreement, unless such services and the indemnification, contribution, or reimbursement therefor are approved by the Court. 9. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the Engagement Agreement, the Debtor shall have no obligation to indemnify Epiq, or provide contribution or reimbursement to Epiq, for any claim or expense that is either: (i) judicially determined (the determination having become final) to have arisen from Epiq’s gross negligence, willful misconduct, or fraud; (ii) for a contractual dispute in which the Debtor alleges the breach of Epiq’s contractual obligations if the Court determines that indemnification, contribution, or reimbursement would not be permissible pursuant to United Artists Theatre Co. v. Walton (In re United Artists Theatre Co.), 315 F.3d 217 (3d Cir. 2003); or (iii) settled prior to a judicial determination under (i) or (ii), but determined by this Court, after notice and a hearing, to be a claim or expense for which Epiq should not receive OMC\4874-1234-8417.v1-10/27/21 OMC\4874-1234-8417.v1-10/27/21

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Case No: 21-16520-JNP Caption of Order: Amended Order Authorizing Retention of Epiq Corporate Restructuring, LLC as Administrative Advisor indemnity, contribution, or reimbursement under the terms of the Agreement, as modified by this Order. 10. If, before the earlier of the entry of an order (i) confirming a chapter 11 plan in this chapter 11 case (that determination having become final) or (ii) closing this chapter 11 case, Epiq believes that it is entitled to the payment of any amounts by the Debtor on account of the Debtor’s indemnification, contribution, and/or reimbursement obligations under the Agreement, as modified by this Order, including the advancement of defense costs, Epiq must file an application therefor in this Court, and the Debtor may not pay any such amounts to Epiq before the entry of an order of this Court approving the payment. This paragraph is intended only to specify the period of time under which the Court shall have jurisdiction over any request for fees and expenses by Epiq for indemnification, contribution, or reimbursement and is not intended to limit the duration of the Debtor’s obligation to indemnify Epiq. All parties-in-interest shall retain the right to object to any demand by Epiq for indemnification, contribution, or reimbursement. 11. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the Engagement Agreement, the limitations of liability provision set forth in paragraph 8 thereof shall not be enforceable during the pendency of the chapter 11 case. 12. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the Engagement Agreement, the definition of “Indemnified Person” in the Engagement Agreement is hereby modified to refer solely to Epiq. OMC\4874-1234-8417.v1-10/27/21 OMC\4874-1234-8417.v1-10/27/21

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Case No: 21-16520-JNP Caption of Order: Amended Order Authorizing Retention of Epiq Corporate Restructuring, LLC as Administrative Advisor 13. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the Engagement Agreement, the Court shall have exclusive jurisdiction over Epiq’s engagement during the pendency of this chapter 11 case. 14. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the Application or the Certification of Brian Hunt, Epiq shall not seek reimbursement of any fees or costs, including attorney fees and costs, arising from the defense of any of Epiq’s fee applications in this case. 15. Any additional services provided by Epiq on behalf of the Debtor that are not covered by (i) this Order, or (ii) the Order of this Court, dated September 23, 2021 [ECF No. 104], authorizing Epiq as the Debtor’s Claims and Noticing Agent, shall require further Court approval. 16. In the event Epiq seeks to use any of its affiliates to perform services for the Debtor, the Debtor shall seek the separate retention of any such affiliates. 17. In the event of any inconsistency between the Engagement Agreement, the Application and this Order, this Order shall govern. OMC\4874-1234-8417.v1-10/27/21 OMC\4874-1234-8417.v1-10/27/21

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District of New Jersey re: Case No. 21-16520-JNP uminum Shapes, L.L.C. Chapter 11 Debtor CERTIFICATE OF NOTICE strict/off: 0312-1 User: admin Page 1 of 3 te Rcvd: Nov 09, 2021 Form ID: pdf903 Total Noticed e following symbols are used throughout this certificate: bol Definition Addresses marked '+' were corrected by inserting the ZIP, adding the last four digits to complete the zip +4, or replacing an incorrect ZIP. USPSregulations require that automation-compatible mail display the correct ZIP. tice by first class mail was sent to the following persons/entities by the Bankruptcy Noticing Center on Nov 11, 2021: cip ID Recipient Name and Address + Aluminum Shapes, L.L.C., 9000 River Road, Delair, NJ 08110-3204+ Michael D Vagnoni, Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel, LLP, 1120 Route 73, Suite 420, Mount Laurel, NJ 08054-5109+ Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP, 1120 Route 73, Suite 420, Mount Laurel, NJ 08054-5109TAL: 3 tice by electronic transmission was sent to the following persons/entities by the Bankruptcy Noticing Center. ctronic transmission includes sending notices via email (Email/text and Email/PDF), and electronic data interchange (EDI). NE BYPASSED RECIPIENTS e following addresses were not sent this bankruptcy notice due to an undeliverable address, *duplicate of an address listed above, *P duplicate of aferred address, or ## out of date forwarding orders with USPS. NE NOTICE CERTIFICATION Joseph Speetjens, declare under the penalty of perjury that I have sent the attached document to the above listed entitiesthe manner shown, and prepared the Certificate of Notice and that it is true and correct to the best of my information alief. eeting of Creditor Notices only (Official Form 309): Pursuant to Fed .R. Bank. P.2002(a)(1), a notice containing themplete Social Security Number (SSN) of the debtor(s) was furnished to all parties listed. This official court copy containse redacted SSN as required by the bankruptcy rules and the Judiciary's privacy policies. te: Nov 11, 2021 Signature: /s/Joseph Speetjens CM/ECF NOTICE OF ELECTRONIC FILING e following persons/entities were sent notice through the court's CM/ECF electronic mail (Email) system on November 9, 2021 at the address(es) listedow: me Email Address a Parikh on behalf of Interested Party Residential Fences Corp. ana.parikh@rivkin.com matthew.spero@rivkin.com;stuart.gordon@rivkin.com drew Katz on behalf of Defendant Martin J. Walsh katz.andrew@dol.gov thony B. Stumbo on behalf of Creditor Tiger Finance LLC astumbo@riemerlaw.comffy L. Wilson on behalf of Interested Party New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection buffy.wilson@law.njoag.gov therine B. Heitzenrater on behalf of Creditor CHUBB COMPANIES cebeideman@duanemorris.com

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te Rcvd: Nov 09, 2021 Form ID: pdf903 Total Noticed vid L. Deratzian on behalf of Unknown Role Type Nathan H. Kelman Inc. david@employmentlaw-lv.comirdre E. Burke on behalf of Creditor Tiger Finance LLC dburke@mccarter.comnald K. Ludman on behalf of Creditor Pollution Control Financing Authority of Camden County dludman@brownconnery.com kray@brownconnery.com uglas J. Smillie on behalf of Creditor Talen Energy Marketing LLC dsmillie@flblaw.com, ccharlton@flblaw.commond M. George on behalf of Debtor Aluminum Shapes L.L.C. edmond.george@obermayer.com,michael.vagnoni@obermayer.com;Lucille.acello@obermayer.com;helen.belair@obermayer.com;turner.falk@obermayer.com;ceen.schmidt@obermayer.com mond M. George on behalf of Plaintiff Aluminum Shapes L.L.C. edmond.george@obermayer.com,michael.vagnoni@obermayer.com;Lucille.acello@obermayer.com;helen.belair@obermayer.com;turner.falk@obermayer.com;ceen.schmidt@obermayer.com nklin Barbosa, Jr on behalf of Creditor Tiger Finance LLC fb@spsk.com gory Peterson on behalf of Creditor UGI Energy Services Inc. gpeterson@dyerpeterson.comfrey M. Sponder on behalf of U.S. Trustee U.S. Trustee jeffrey.m.sponder@usdoj.gov jeffrey.m.sponder@usdoj.govrold S. Kulback on behalf of Interested Party Energy Power Investment Company LLC jkulback@archerlaw.com chansen@archerlaw.comn R. Morton, Jr. on behalf of Creditor Ford Motor Credit Company LLC ecfmail@mortoncraig.com mortoncraigecf@gmail.comdan Seth Blask on behalf of Creditor Cygnus Manufacturing Company jblask@fbtlaw.com agilbert@fbtlaw.com;agilbert@ecf.courtdrive.comeph Lubertazzi, Jr. on behalf of Creditor Tiger Finance LLC jlubertazzi@mccarter.comeph J. DiPasquale on behalf of Attorney Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors Jdipasquale@foxrothschild.com cbrown@foxrothschild.com;ShavoneGreen@foxrothschild.com eph J. DiPasquale on behalf of Plaintiff Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Aluminum Shapes L.L.C. Jdipasquale@foxrothschild.com,cbrown@foxrothschild.com;ShavoneGreen@foxrothschild.com eph M. Garemore on behalf of Creditor Pollution Control Financing Authority of Camden County jgaremore@brownconnery.com eph S. D'amico, Jr. on behalf of Creditor Public Service Electric and Gas Company jsdamico@flblaw.com hrivera@flblaw.comeph S. D'amico, Jr. on behalf of Creditor Talen Energy Marketing LLC jsdamico@flblaw.com, hrivera@flblaw.comrl N. McConnell on behalf of Creditor Merchantville-Pennsauken Water Commission kmcconnell@mpwc.com jhershey@mpwc.comrtha Baskett Chovanes on behalf of Attorney Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors mchovanes@foxrothschild.com rsolomon@foxrothschild.com;brian-oneill-fox-5537@ecf.pacerpro.comtthew David Areman on behalf of Creditor Teamsters Local 837 401(k) Plan mareman@markowitzandrichman.com tthew David Areman on behalf of Creditor Teamsters Local 107 as Bargaining Agent for Unionized Laid Off Employees of Debtormareman@markowitzandrichman.com tthew David Areman on behalf of Creditor Teamsters Local 837 Health & Welfare Fund mareman@markowitzandrichman.com lissa A. Pena on behalf of Creditor New Life Transport Parts Center mapena@norris-law.com pfreda@nmmlaw.comchael Kwiatkowski on behalf of Creditor Public Service Electric and Gas Company mkwiatkowski@cullenanddykman.com

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te Rcvd: Nov 09, 2021 Form ID: pdf903 Total Noticed mkwiatkowski@msek.com chael J. Viscount, Jr. on behalf of Plaintiff Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Aluminum Shapes L.L.C. mviscount@foxrothschild.com,rsolomon@foxrothschild.com;ksenese@foxrothschild.com chael J. Viscount, Jr. on behalf of Attorney Fox Rothschild LLP mviscount@foxrothschild.com rsolomon@foxrothschild.com;ksenese@foxrothschild.com chael J. Viscount, Jr. on behalf of Attorney Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors mviscount@foxrothschild.com rsolomon@foxrothschild.com;ksenese@foxrothschild.com chael R. Herz on behalf of Attorney Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors mherz@foxrothschild.com cbrown@foxrothschild.comer C. Hughes on behalf of Creditor Dilworth Paxson LLP phughes@dilworthlaw.com cct@dilworthlaw.combecca K. McDowell on behalf of Creditor Eastern Lift Truck Co. Inc. rmcdowell@slgcollect.combert Farouk Elgidely on behalf of Plaintiff Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Aluminum Shapes L.L.C. relgidely@foxrothschild.combert W. Keyser on behalf of Creditor BB 316 Investments LLC rkeyser@taylorandkeyser.com a Chenetz on behalf of Interested Party Hydro Extrusion USA LLC schenetz@perkinscoie.com,cmallahi@perkinscoie.com;docketLA@perkinscoie.com;rleibowitz@perkinscoie.com;chenetz-sara-perkins-coie-8670@ecf.pacpro.com ven E. Fox on behalf of Creditor Tiger Finance LLC sfox@riemerlaw.com, dromanik@riemerlaw.comven J. Reisman on behalf of Interested Party AZZ Inc. sreisman@katten.com, nyc.bknotices@katten.comanne Demitrio Campbell on behalf of Defendant Martin J. Walsh campbell.suzanne@dol.gov anne Demitrio Campbell on behalf of Creditor Martin J. Walsh campbell.suzanne@dol.gov a Moss on behalf of Interested Party Hydro Extrusion USA LLC tmoss@perkinscoie.com,tina-moss-8527@ecf.pacerpro.com;Docketnyc@perkinscoie.com rner Falk on behalf of Plaintiff Aluminum Shapes L.L.C. turner.falk@obermayer.com, coleen.schmidt@obermayer.com. Trustee USTPRegion03.NE.ECF@usdoj.gov TAL: 46

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