Reece Group Completes MORSCO Acquisition
Fort Worth, TX – (July 2, 2018) – Australia’s leading provider of plumbing, HVAC and waterworks products, the Reece Group, today has completed its acquisition of MORSCO.
First announced on May 7, 2018, this acquisition marks Reece Group’s entry into the U.S. plumbing market through MORSCO’s 170+ branches within 16 states throughout the Sun Belt region.
Founded in 1920, Reece Group is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and has more than 5,300 employees throughout 600 branches in Australia and New Zealand, servicing the plumbing, bath...Continue Reading
Women in Industry Event Held to Highlight Opportunities
By: Katie Mayer
President of Forrest Anderson Plumbing and Air Conditioning Audrey Monell knows firsthand the challenges women can face in the construction industry.
When she became the president of her more than 65-year-old family-business, Monell was repeatedly told the success rate of a family business is almost non-existent by the third generation, but she knew that “was criticism rooted in sexism.”
“Instead of listening to critics who refused to look past my gender, I accepted the challenge and succeeded,” Monell sa...
MORSCO Names New Plumbing, Waterworks Leadership
Drew Roberts to Lead Plumbing Operations; Mike Swedick to Return to Waterworks
Fort Worth, TX – (May 21, 2018) – In an effort to solidify the leadership team in its three business units, MORSCO today has announced that Drew Roberts will lead the Plumbing operations while Mike Swedick will return to the Waterworks division, effective immediately.
Roberts most recently served as Regional Vice President, West, for MORSCO’s Plumbing operations since 2017. He joined the company as a Branch Manager with Morrison Supply Company in 2013 and was promot...Continue Reading
Reece Group Signs Agreement to Acquire MORSCO
Fort Worth, TX – (May 7, 2018) – Today, MORSCO has announced that Australia’s leading provider of Plumbing, HVAC and Waterworks products, Reece Group, has entered into a binding agreement to acquire MORSCO.
Founded in 1920, Reece Group is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and has more than 5,300 employees throughout 600 branches in Australia and New Zealand, servicing the plumbing, bathroom, building, civil, irrigation, heating, air conditioning and refrigeration industries.
MORSCO Chief Executive Officer, Chip Hornsby, said: “Th...
MORSCO HVAC Supply Grows In Phoenix With Acquisition Of Bush Supply
New Branch Will be the Second HVAC Location in the Metro Area With Plans for More Expansion in 2018
Fort Worth, TX – (April 23, 2018) – MORSCO HVAC Supply, a Fort Worth-based distributor of heating and cooling equipment (HVAC), today announced that it has acquired Bush Supply, a Phoenix, Arizona-based full-service HVAC distributor.
In the transaction, 12 Bush Supply associates and one location at 3147 W. Lewis Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85009, will become part of the MORSCO HVAC Supply family. It will be the second MORSCO HVAC Supply br...