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Fleet Brake acquires McCoy Parts and Service

Posted: 02-Feb-2011

Fleet Brake acquires McCoy Parts and Service

Calgary February 2 , 2011 Fleet Brake is pleased to announce it has acquired the wholly-owned subsidiary, 1527490 Alberta Ltd., operating as “McCoy Parts & Service” from the McCoy Corporation. (TSX:MCB) The transaction closed today and is effective December 31, 2010.  McCoy Parts & Service, consists of 5 locations including 3 parts and service centres located in Edmonton and Red Deer, Alberta; as well as parts operations in Grande Prairie, Alberta and Penticton, British Columbia. The division employs approximately 90 employees who are expected to join the Fleet Brake group of companies. Started in 1914 by Henry McCoy, McCoy Parts and Service is one of the most established and capable businesses in the heavy duty parts and service industry. McCoy shares Fleet Brake’s strong commitment to its employees, believing that a well trained staff is one of the major building blocks to a healthy and successful company. The company will be operating as Peerless Parts & Service.  Fleet Brake looks forward to Peerless Parts and Service joining our offering to the Canadian heavy duty market.

About Fleet Brake

Fleet Brake Parts & Service locations are Canada's premier truck, transit and trailer parts & service facilities.  With the addition of Peerless Parts & Service, the combined entity will consist of 12 locations in Calgary, Red Deer, Edmonton, Grand Prairie, Lethbridge, Penticton, Winnipeg,and Burlington.  The company serves its customer's heavy-duty parts and service needs with brand-name parts, expert heavy-duty advice, factory approved repair, and superior customer service.  The company will operate in 12 state-of-the-art shops, among the most efficient in the industry.  Fleet Brake is proud to serve the Canadian market since 1978.

About Peerless Parts & Service

Peerless Parts & Service has been a trusted name in truck and trailer parts for over 90 years.  The business consists of 5 locations including 3 parts and service centres located in Edmonton and Red Deer, Alberta; as well as parts operations in Grande Prairie, Alberta and Penticton, British Columbia. Peerless Parts & Service leads the industry in the manufacture and distribution of durable parts you can rely on. From innovative parts design to accurate replacement and quality servicing, you can count on Peerless Parts and Service to deliver exactly what you need.

 

Contact:

John Bzeta

President

Fleet Brake Parts & Service Ltd.

(403) 279-8661

www.fleetbrake.com

 

Contact:

Mr. Shawn Johns

Vice President

Peerless Parts & Service

www.peerlessparts.ca


ABOUT US

img Founded in 1978, Fleet Brake serves Canada's industrial, heavy-duty, logging, mining, agricultural, and oilfield industries. With brand-name parts, expert heavy-duty advice, quality service, state-of-the-art facilities, and professional staff Fleet Brake offers second-to-none service and sales of heavy-duty parts at competitive prices.

CONTACT US

Head Office:
7707 54 Street S.E.
Calgary, Alberta
T2C 4R7

Phone: 403-279-8661
Fax: 403-236-5479
Admin, Accounting & Human Resources:
7843 54 Street S.E.
Calgary, Alberta
T2C 4R7

Phone: 403-476-9011
Fax: 403-279-8787

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