CALGARY, AB – The LAPRAIRIE Group of Companies, a Canadian-owned, full-service crane and transportation and logistics company, has completed the acquisition of ENTREC Alberta Ltd. and Capstan Hauling, both divisions of ENTREC Corporation, a provider of cranes and specialized transport solutions.

As a result of the acquisitions, according to LAPRAIRIE, ENTREC and Capstan will become subsidiaries of the LAPRAIRIE group of companies and will be managed and operated as separate companies.

Scott LaPrairie, President and CEO of the LAPRAIRIE Group of Companies, looks forward to the added value these acquisitions will bring and enables them to make a significant contribution to transportation effectiveness in the oil and gas sector Western Canada.