Eurotruss announces the acquisition of Total Structures On the 7th of March Eurotruss announced the acquisition of Total Structures, Inc. in Ventura, CA. While no financial details of the transaction have been disclosed, the agreement results in Eurotruss becoming the sole owner of Total Structures, Inc.
Martin Kuyper, owner and founder of Eurotruss commented, “This acquisition strengthens our product portfolio and supply chain, being the first truss brand providing nationwide coverage from our two factories in Ventura, CA and Knoxville, TN.”
Total Structures was founded in 1992 and have approximately 30 employees. Over the last 25 years Total has developed many new innovative products as the Omni Connector, the Light Lock, and the Pointman Hoist line.
Total Structures new management team will be led by Scott Johnson, former CEO of Tomcat USA, and Bill Berrier, former CFO of Tomcat USA. Both are planning to grow the company based on quality, dependability, and customer service. “We plan on continuing to build on the legacy of Ian Coles and Peter Johns, previous owners of Total Structures. I am excited and honored to lead Total Structures with our amazing team in both Ventura and Knoxville, to be the number one brand and to be the best solutions partner for our customers. Total Structure is a top brand with great values, which nowadays in our industry has become a rarity. We will grow the business while not compromising the unique values and support which are the pillar of Total Structures,” says Johnson.
As a partner of one of the world’s leading truss brands and companies in Eurotruss, Total Structures is now able to offer a greater product range and use the knowledge, expertise, scale in continuing to be a leading brand and partner in the US market.
Martin Kuyper commented, “We will honor, respect and continue the products, values, and business of Total Structures while integrating the Eurotruss Brand and its products under the Total Structures flag in the US market. It is important for Eurotruss that we recognize the impact and role of the US market in our global success. This will allow the Eurotruss family to grow internationally and demonstrates our commitment to our slogan Think Global, Act Local.”
From left to right: Scott Johnson (CEO Total Structures), Martin Kuyper (CEO & Founder Eurotruss), Peter Johns (Founder Total Structures) and Bill Berrier (CFO Total Structures)