BrandSafway acquires AGF Entry Group

Genie cell elevating work platforms are among the many merchandise provided by AGF Entry Group.

BrandSafway is buying AGF Entry Group, headquartered in L’Assomption, Quebec. AGF has two manufacturing websites in Canada and 24 branches throughout North America and rents, sells and manufactures entry merchandise, distributing merchandise by way of its branches and impartial sellers.

The transfer will allow BrandSafway “to develop our market presence in mast climbing, suspended entry options, elevators and constructing upkeep models all through North America,” says Dave Witsken, president of vitality and industrial, BrandSafway. “With a devoted staff of engineers, a powerful distribution community, world-class manufacturing and skilled management, AGF Entry Group will deliver nice worth to BrandSafway.”

AGF Entry Group contains 4 divisions, together with two product teams – Hydro Cellular and Winsafe – and two rental models – AGF Entry and Hydro Rents. AGF Entry not too long ago acquired IEQ, Jamco Development and Noxxent.

“We look ahead to working collectively to leverage our complementary companies for progress,” says Vincent Dequoy, president of AGF Group. “AGF will have the ability to increase its mast climbing and suspended entry enterprise all through North America and supply extra providers and merchandise to current prospects as nicely.”

Offering specialised providers to the worldwide industrial, industrial and infrastructure markets, BrandSafway delivers entry and scaffolding programs, forming and shoring, industrial providers and associated options to greater than 30,000 prospects worldwide. The corporate was shaped when Model Vitality & Infrastructure Companies and Safway Group mixed in 2017.

The deal is predicted to shut in early 2020.