MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO - Bartell Morrison Inc. has acquired Independent Diamond Products of Keyport, N.J, additionally forming Bartell Morrison (USA) LLC.
"This acquisition allows Bartell Morrison to strengthen our presence in the US market and offer our customers new and expanded product lines to enhance their business," said Tom Foskett, President, Bartell Morrison Inc.
Independent Diamond Products offers a full line of diamond tools to the construction equipment industry through Equipment Rental, AED and STAFDA, as well as the lumber and industrial markets. Independent Diamond will operate as a trade name of Bartell Morrison and will be added to the Bartell, Morrison and Nexus product lines.
According to Foskett, Jeff Durgin will assume the position of President for Bartell Morrison (USA) LLC. Brian DePaul will assume the position of National Sales Manager for all the Bartell Morrison (USA) product lines.
"This merger will bring new jobs to the US at a time when they are needed the most. The formation of Bartell Morrison (USA) LLC and the expansion of our New Jersey (N.J.) facility will allow us to service the US market better than ever. Our customers can expect a seamless transition with no disruption to their service," said Jeff Durgin, Bartell Morrison (USA) LLC, President.
Bartell Morrison (USA) LLC will continue to operate from the newly expanded Keyport, N.J., location. In Canada, Bartell Morrison Inc. has just finished an expansion doubling their production facility in Mississauga, Ontario.