Lauren Ash

Representative Work

Ag Growth International Inc. Acquisition of Westeel Division of VicWest Inc.

Counsel to Ag Growth International Inc.in the 2015 $221 million acquisition of the Westeel Division of Vicwest Inc.

Triwest Capital Partners Acquisition of NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Corporation

Counsel to Triwest Capital Partners and Alberta Teachers’ Retirement Fund in connection with the 2014 acquisition of a majority interest in NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Corporation.

Pacer Construction Sale to MasTec, Inc.

Counsel to Pacer Construction Holdings Corporation and its affiliated operating companies, a leading contractor in Western Canada, in connection with its 2014 US$213 million sale to MasTec, Inc.

Big Country Energy Services Inc. Sale to MasTec, Inc.

Counsel to Big Country Energy Services Inc., a leader in oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids gathering systems and pipeline construction, pipeline modification and replacement services, and compressor and pumping station construction, in connection with its 2013 sale to MasTec, Inc., in a transaction valued at over $127 million. 

Elbow River Marketing Limited Partnership to Parkland Fuel Corporation

Counsel to Elbow River Marketing Limited Partnership, a North American transporter, supplier and marketer of petroleum products, including liquefied petroleum gases (butane, propane, and condensate), crude oil, heavy fuel oil, and refined fuel and bio-fuel products, in connection with its 2013 sale to Parkland Fuel Corporation, in a transaction valued at $95 million.  

Canada Diagnostic Centres Acquisition

Counsel to Canada Diagnostic Centres, an Alberta based radiological imaging provider, in connection with its 2012 acquisition of the Alberta diagnostic imaging business of CML HealthCare Inc.

TriWest Capital Partners Investment in Northern Mat & Bridge Ltd.

Counsel to TriWest Capital Partners, one of Canada's leading private equity firms, in connection with its 2012 equity investment in Northern Mat & Bridge Ltd. 

Top-Co LP Sale to Avista Capital Partners

Counsel to Top-Co LP, a leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of float equipment and centralization casing cementing equipment and accessories servicing the global energy industry, in connection with its 2012 sale to Avista Capital Partners, a leading private equity firm. 

Priviti Capital Corporation Fund Establishment

Counsel to Priviti Capital Corporation, a leading private equity firm specializing in the Canadian energy market, in connection with the ongoing establishment and financing, to date, of seven separate funds for proceeds approaching $300 million.