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Industry Services Expands Through Acquisition

6/15/2021 - Refractory maintenance contractor Industry Services Co. has acquired three U.S. and Canadian refractory and industrial maintenance services companies.  

Industry Services said in a statement that it has added Pittsburgh, Pa.-based Oak Mountain Industries (OMI); Birmingham, Ala.-based Bisco Refractories; and Ont., Canada-based Glasrock to its roster.

“We’re excited to partner with the teams at OMI, Bisco and Glasrock. These companies strengthen our existing footprint in the Southeast and Midwest, expand our operations into the Northeast and Canada, and add expertise in strategic new end markets,” said Industry Services chief executive Shawn Hunter. 

“We believe that this combination will benefit our customers with a greatly expanded geographic footprint, service offering, and end market capabilities,” he added.