LG Everist, based in Sioux Falls, SD, has bought Higman Sand and Gravel in Akron IA.
Everist chief financial officer, Steve Mousel, said: “we have the opportunity here for one family-owned business to join forces with another strong family-owned business.”
“That’s our core belief,” he said. “We are strong believers in family-owned business and we hope to carry on a fine tradition here.”
“We’ve been in the Akron area for a long time,” said Mousel,
Everist has operations in Iowa, South Dakota, Minnesota, Kansas and Colorado. It is primarily an aggregate business but they also operate rail trans-loading services.