United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Bar W Petroleum and Electric Inc. (Bar W), has agreed to acquire the operating assets of Williams Petroleum, a complementary downstream maintenance and construction service provider head-quartered in Prince George, British Columbia (BC).
Williams Petroleum consists of one primary site in Prince George, and services most of the northern BC interior. Their clients include retail fuel sites and private commercial cardlock, logging, mining and oil & gas sites. Williams Petroleum has one of the largest teams of trained petroleum technicians in northern BC. Like Bar W, they offer downstream maintenance and construction services, complemented by some tank sales and rentals. Bar W expects to continue the valuable vendor relationships with this combination. Williams Petroleum will continue to operate under its own name as a branch of Bar W.Fasken advised United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited with a team led by Brad Schneider and included Bill deJong, Steve Myles, Andrew Dixon, Larissa Svekla and Matthew Wilkins.