Amcon acquires Concrete Materials unit masonry plants

Source: TCC Materials, Mendota Heights, Minn.

A deal with Sweetman Construction Co., dba Concrete Materials, has netted TCC Materials’ Amcon Concrete Products business block plants in Harrisburg, S.D., and Worthington, Minn. They join a network of concrete masonry and hardscape unit plants in Medford, St. Cloud and St. Joseph, Minn., plus Rapid City, S.D.

“This acquisition will allow us to combine efforts among all Amcon plants in order to better serve new and existing customers in the Upper Midwest,” notes TCC Vice President and General Manager Brian DiGrado.

As a Concrete Products Group stakeholder, Amcon offers such specialty building and hardscape brands as Nova-Brik, Spec-Brik, Spec-Finish and Spec-Thermal, plus Anchor, Allan Block, Keystone and Vera-Lok. In addition to its concrete masonry operations, TCC runs 10 packaged materials facilities in Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota—ProSpec, Quikrete, Sakrete, Spec Mix and Tech-Mix among their brands.