Contanda Steel has acquired Inbesa America, a leading private steel terminal in Houston, Texas.
G.R Cardillo, president and CEO of Contanda (formerly Westway), says: ‘We are excited to have acquired the assets and operations of Inbesa, which perfectly complement Contanda’s current offerings and operating philosophy.
As Contanda continues to bolster its focus and service base to include a broad range of petrochemicals and hydrocarbons, we will draw upon Inbesa’s superior assets and capabilities for the benefit of our expanding customer base.’
The company will continue to offer the complete turnkey operations that Inbesa has provided. Carmen Geiger and Armando Waterland, current CEO and president of Inbesa respectively, will continue to have leadership roles and work closely with Contanda’s management team.
Geiger says: ‘As part of a larger and more robust platform, we will significantly accelerate growth, while providing exceptional services to a broader customer base.’