Winsupply Inc., Dayton, Ohio, has acquired Milford Companies, a distributor of pipe, valve and fitting (PVF) and waterworks supplies.
Milford Companies supplies materials and rental equipment required for customers’ infrastructure needs, with five locations across Texas, Oklahoma and New Mexico.
Chase Brown, who serves as the COO of Milford Companies, will continue leading the company as president.
“Winsupply is excited to expand its growth within the PVF and waterworks industry in Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma,” said Greg Holbrock, Winsupply vice president, Mergers and Acquisitions.
In the Winsupply business model, Winsupply is the majority owner of its companies, reflecting its shared-ownership business model in which local entrepreneurs have the autonomy to decide how best to serve their customers, and to share in the financial risks and rewards of ownership. Winsupply owns a majority equity stake in more than 660 local companies across the U.S. Collectively, Winsupply is known as “The Winsupply Family of Companies” and includes Win-branded locations, Noland Company, Carr Supply, APCO and other acquired regional suppliers.
Winsupply’s product and service areas include plumbing and heating; hydronics; pipes, valves and fittings; HVAC and refrigeration; electrical; fastening hardware; waterworks and utility; pumps; turf irrigation and landscape; and fire system fabrication.