March 23, 2020 — C.W. Roberts Contracting, Inc. (CWR) – the premier highway contractor in Florida since 1976 is pleased to announce that it has acquired two hot-mix asphalt plants, located in Pensacola and Defuniak Springs, Florida.
The Pensacola plant allows expands the Company’s footprint into a new marker from which the Company will be able to pursue a variety of public, private, and Department of Defense projects. While, the Defuniak Springs plant allows the Company to service the western Florida panhandle from a convenient location on the Interstate 10 corridor. Both plants are expected to purchase liquid asphalt from its Panama City, Florida terminal.
“We are pleased to continue our expansion efforts in Florida with today’s acquisition,” said Robert P. Flowers, President of C.W. Roberts Contracting, Inc. “We believe that the Florida panhandle is poised for growth in the coming years, and this transaction positions us favorably to participate in that growth by expanding our Florida footprint.”