About Curtis Construction


In business since the 1960s, Curtis Construction is a full service provider of maintenance, recycling services, and equipment throughout the rapidly growing province of Saskatchewan. Curtis began as a family owned road builder and quickly evolved to be the supplier of equipment and services for EVRAZ North America, a leading steel manufacturer that produces more than 5 million tons annually of flat, long, and tubular products. Curtis headquarters in Regina, Saskatchewan.

Investment Overview


  • Curtis represented Westward’s 7th acquisition in Western Canada in the past 2.5 years and its first deal in the province of Saskatchewan
  • Westward’s investment facilitated the transition of the inactive family members and provided the existing President, Dale Curtis with the opportunity to increase his share of the business
  • New capital structure provides significant liquidity for future growth

Outcome


  • Closed August 2013
  • President, Dale Curtis has a significant stake in the business
  • Actively seeking follow-on acquisitions and organic growth opportunities into new business lines which benefit from the strong growth in the province