August 8th, 2019
Petro Service Limited (Petroservice) is pleased to announce the acquisition of K.W. Petroleum Services Ltd. (K.W. Petroleum), with offices in Saskatoon and Regina, Saskatchewan. K.W. Petroleum will continue to serve its customers as a wholly owned subsidiary of Petroservice.
Kevin Hocquard, VP & GM of Petroservice states, “We are excited to announce the acquisition of K.W. Petroleum from former owners Terry Lightbody and Chris McMurtry. Like Petroservice, K.W. Petroleum is comprised of skilled employees, dedicated to customer service, safety and the delivery of high-quality work. The addition of K.W. Petroleum solidifies our business in Western Canada and positions our company to provide services across the region. We welcome all the new employees to our team and look forward to offering our combined strengths to our customers. Terry will be leading our Saskatchewan business as Branch Manager and Chris will fulfil an operational management role.” “Chris and I are excited about the opportunities this provides to our employees and our customers. We are eager to get started and look forward to great opportunities together,” said Terry Lightbody, former President of KW Petroleum.
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. Headquartered in Saint John, New Brunswick, the company employs more than 100 people throughout Canada.
About K.W. Petroleum Services Ltd.
K.W. Petroleum Services Ltd. was established in 1982 and was purchased by Rick Duval in 1993. Chris McMurtry and Terry Lightbody became partners in 1995 and took full ownership of K.W. Petroleum Services Ltd. upon the passing of Rick Duval in 2015. The Saskatoon based company, with a branch in Regina, specializes in the construction, installation and maintenance of petroleum equipment throughout Western Canada.