January 27th 2017: Houston – Power generation and HVAC specialty rental company, Aggreko plc, has acquired TuCo Industrial Products, Inc. (“TuCo”) of Lynnwood, Washington for an undisclosed amount.
Founded in 1979, TuCo specializes in providing temporary heat and air conditioning equipment to the construction, industrial, commercial and special events industries. The company has built a strong reputation within its target industries and serves a loyal customer base throughout the greater Pacific Northwest region including Washington, Oregon, Alaska and lower British Columbia, including Vancouver. The acquisition will add more than 2,000 specialized assets to Aggreko’s fleet.
“Our growth strategy is focused on continued expansion throughout North America including the Pacific Northwest, and through targeted acquisitions such as that of TuCo,” said Mel Parker, managing director, Aggreko. “TuCo’s skilled management team and technicians will provide an exceptional level of expertise and service that customers have come to expect from Aggreko.”
Jeff Cohen, owner of TuCo, said: “We are excited to join the Aggreko organization and provide our customers with a platform for expanded rental solutions and service capabilities in the Pacific Northwest.”
Following the acquisition, Aggreko plans to fully integrate the operations of TuCo into its North America business by the end of Q2 2017.