BEHLEN Industries LP

BEHLEN Industries LP

November 08, 2013 06:00 ET

Manitoba Steel Building Manufacturer Opening Office in Russia

Brandon-based BEHLEN Industries LP to open office in Moscow after year of incredible growth

BRANDON, MANITOBA--(Marketwired - Nov. 8, 2013) - BEHLEN Industries LP, Canada's largest manufacturer of steel building systems, announced today it will be opening an office in Moscow to support strong sales growth. The Manitoba-based steel building manufacturer has experienced significant growth in Russia, including winning a contract to construct the world's largest frameless steel building in Krasnoyarsk, Siberia which will house an international sized soccer field.

Paul Cunningham, president and CEO of WGI Westman Group Inc states, "WGI is a steel manufacturing leader in North America with its four divisions, Canada Culvert, Meridian Manufacturing, Westman Steel and BEHLEN Industries. This is our first office outside of North America and as a group of companies we're very excited to take this step forward in our international growth."

BEHLEN Industries vice-president and general manager Sean Lepper states, "We've experienced tremendous growth and success in Russia over the last several years, and our new office will help us maintain the strong relationships we've begun while demonstrating that we intend to stay in the country for the long term."

BEHLEN is a family-owned business that values honesty, integrity, quality and service. It is the largest manufacturer of steel buildings in Canada, and continues to gain recognition and customers internationally including in Russia.

"BEHLEN frameless steel buildings are ideal for large, clear interior spaces for industrial, commercial, recreational and institutional facilities," said Lepper. "Our buildings offer attractive design options, outstanding energy efficiencies and excellent overall value for money."

A Global Leader in Steel Building Systems

Over the past 40 years, BEHLEN Industries LP has grown to be the largest manufacturer of steel building systems in Canada. We now serve customers worldwide through a growing network of authorized builders and continue to earn a reputation as a global leader.

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