Racine Federated Announces Acquisition of Tamarack Industries' Screed King Line

Powered screed product added to Wyco tool product line.

RACINE, WI - Racine Federated Inc. (RFI) has announced the acquisition of the Screed King product line from Tamarack Industries of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The acquisition complements and expands Racine Federated's broad line of Wyco internal concrete vibration products, which includes handheld electric and portable gas powered vibrators as well as hydraulic vibrators for paving machines.

Announcement of the acquisition was made jointly by David M. Perkins, President of Racine Federated, Inc. and Bruce Klassen, President of Tamarack Industries.

Capitalizing on RFI's recognized brand strengths, the acquired Screed King product line will be marketed under the Wyco Screed King and Wyco Magflo names. The products will be manufactured at RFI's plant in Racine, Wis. and will be distributed by an expanded network of distributors.

The Wyco Screed King, Wyco Magflo will join the full line of Wyco concrete construction products at the Racine Federated exhibit at ConExpo-Con/Agg 2011, scheduled March 22-26 at the Las Vegas Convention Center (Booth S-9311).