Cross Country Pipeline Supply Co. Inc., an equipment and supplies provider to the domestic oil and gas pipeline construction industry, has acquired Sideline Specialty Equipment. Through the acquisition of Sideline, Cross Country has entered the Canadian market. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
With offices in Conroe, Texas, near Houston, and Spruce Grove, Alberta, Canada, near Edmonton, Sideline is a provider of specialized equipment and support for pipeline projects around the globe. Sideline provides innovative equipment and solutions – often designed and built to meet specific project needs – and services for a wide variety of pipeline projects.
Bill Marhofer, president of Sideline's US operation, and Tim Martin, president of the company’s Canadian operation, will join Cross Country in senior operational and business development roles. Marhofer and Martin each have more than 30 years of experience in the pipeline industry.