Press Release

Kirkland Advises Arcosa in its Acquisition of Southwest Rock Products for $150 Million

Kirkland & Ellis advised Dallas-based Arcosa, Inc. (NYSE: ACA) in its acquisition of Southwest Rock Products, LLC and affiliated entities for $150 million, subject to customary purchase adjustments. Southwest Rock Products is a leading Arizona pure-play aggregates producer, with five active sand and gravel locations and one hard rock quarry producing approximately five million annual tons of construction aggregates.  The acquisition is a scaled entry for Arcosa’s aggregates platform into the Phoenix metro area and further advances Arcosa’s overall portfolio shift into construction products.  

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The Kirkland team was led by corporate partner Kevin Crews and associates Paige Lager, John Phelan and Abbey Zuech; and included tax partners David Wheat and Lane Morgan; environmental transactions partner Jon Kidwell and associate Courtney Tibbetts; executive compensation partner Rob Fowler; and real estate partner Josh Faulkner and associate Eric Zhi.