March 6th, 2019
Petro Service Limited is pleased to announce the acquisition of Edmonton Pump Service Ltd. of St. Albert, Alberta. Edmonton Pump Service Ltd. will continue to serve its customers as a wholly owned subsidiary of Petro Service Limited.
Kevin Hocquard, Vice President & General Manager of Petro Service Limited states, “We are excited to announce the acquisition of Edmonton Pump Service Ltd. Like Petroservice, Edmonton Pump is comprised of great people who deliver exceptional service to longstanding customers. This addition will strengthen our position in Western Canada and support additional, future growth. We welcome all the new employees to our team and look forward to offering our combined strengths to our customers.”
“Peter and I are excited about the opportunities this acquisition will provide to our employees and our customers. We look forward to joining the Petroservice team.” said Hugh McGillis.
Hugh McGillis will remain with the organization during the transition and Peter Racic will be retiring.
About Petro Service Limited
In operation since 1985, Petro Service Limited has grown to be the premier provider of service, distribution, installation and construction in the petroleum and fluid handling industry with over 100 people. Headquartered in Saint John, New Brunswick, the company has operations throughout Canada. As part of expansion into western Canada, J.A. Robinson Pump Service Ltd. was welcomed to the Petro Service family in late 2017. http://petroservice.com/
About Edmonton Pump Service Ltd.
Edmonton Pump Service Ltd. was established by Henry Evers in 1970. In 1999, Hugh McGillis and Peter Racic purchased the company, both were previously petroleum mechanics at Edmonton Pump Service Ltd. This St. Albert based company specializes in the installation and maintenance of petroleum equipment throughout Northern Alberta.