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Mainland Sand & Gravel sold to Summit Materials


September 5, 2014
By Rock to Road

September 5, 2014, Denver,Co. – Summit Materials announced
the acquisition of Mainland Sand and Gravel. This acquisition expands Summit’s
footprint and creates a new growth platform for Summit in the British Columbia
market. Mainland operates two quarries and four river-served aggregates
distribution depots. Mainland’s team, led by Ted Carlson and Ewan Moir, will
remain in place to manage and develop the business as part of the Summit group
of companies.

September 5, 2014, Denver,Co. – Summit Materials announced
the acquisition of Mainland Sand and Gravel. This acquisition expands Summit’s
footprint and creates a new growth platform for Summit in the British Columbia
market. Mainland operates two quarries and four river-served aggregates
distribution depots. Mainland’s team, led by Ted Carlson and Ewan Moir, will
remain in place to manage and develop the business as part of the Summit group
of companies.

 

Summit CEO, Tom Hill, commented, “We are very happy to
welcome Mainland and its employees to Summit. Mainland is a great company with
a long history of supplying aggregates throughout Vancouver and Lower Mainland.
We are excited about this expansion into western Canada and look forward to
working with the Mainland team and Carlson family in this new market for
Summit.”

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Mainland President, Ted Carlson, advised, “We are delighted
to join Summit as we enter the next phase of Mainland’s development. We believe
there is a great fit between Mainland and Summit and we look forward to
continuing to provide our many valued customers with the highest quality
aggregates and service for many years to come.”