VEGREVILLE, ALBERTA (January 26th, 2018) – TerraVest Capital Inc. (TSX: TVK) (“TerraVest” or the “Company”) announced today that it has acquired all of the issued and outstanding shares of MaXfield Group Inc. (“MaXfield”) for $21.0 million subject to a working capital adjustment. MaXfield is a privately-owned Alberta based company primarily focused on manufacturing high quality processing, storage and transportation equipment for the propane, anhydrous ammonia and oil and gas markets.
Dustin Haw, Chief Executive Officer of TerraVest, welcomes the employees of MaXfield and looks forward to their continuing commitment to the business and its customers. “MaXfield is a natural extension of TerraVest’s existing operations and solidifies the Company as a leading manufacturer of equipment for the propane and anhydrous ammonia markets across Canada. In addition, MaXfield is complementary with our existing operations in Western Canada.” said Mr. Haw.
TerraVest will acquire MaXfield using existing cash and credit facilities.
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