October 11th, 2017
The transaction is expected to close by November 15, 2017 once all conditions of the sale have been met.
Kevin Hocquard, Vice President & General Manager of Petro Service Limited states, “This is exciting news for both companies. Both Robinson Pump and Petro Service are strong regional companies with long histories of providing consistent, high quality service and excellent customer satisfaction. There is a strong cultural fit and we look forward to offering our combined strengths to our customers.” “J. A. Robinson Pump was founded by my father, James Arthur and mother, Peggie in 1958. I am pleased to have run this great company for 40 years” said Vic Robinson. “I look forward to working with Petro Service on our exciting future together".
About Petro Service Limited
Petro Service Limited began in 1985 as a four person business unit of Commercial Equipment Limited and has grown to be the premier provider of service, distribution, installation and construction in the petroleum and fluid handling industry with over 80 people. Located in Saint John, New Brunswick, the company has operations throughout Eastern Canada.
About J.A Robinson Pump Service Ltd. and ESP Testing and Tank Cleaning Inc.
Family owned and operated since 1958, these Winnipeg-based companies specialize in the maintenance and construction of gasoline stations and fueling facilities in Manitoba, North West Ontario, NWT, and Nunavut.They handle an array of services from minor gas pump repairs and underground fuel system testing, to major construction installations, to service and installation of automatic and wand wash car wash systems.