August 1, 2011
Metso has acquired Copperstate Industrial Services, Inc., a mining services provider based in Phoenix, Ariz. The acquisition strengthens Metso’s position as a leading service and technology provider for the mining and construction sectors. The company was transferred to Metso on Aug.1, 2011. The value of the transaction was not disclosed.
“This fits directly in the center of Metso’s profitable growth and development strategy,” says Randy Reisinger, senior vice president of Engineered Services Solutions, which includes the Spares, Repairs, Engineered-to-order, and Field Service business units. “Metso’s objective is to enhance customer satisfaction by employing a larger faction of knowledgeable, well-trained service people to meet customers’ skills and availability needs.”