Ferguson Waterworks recently announced the acquisition of Grand Junction (Colorado) Pipe & Supply effective Sept. 24. The company will operate as Grand Junction Pipe, a Ferguson enterprise.

Founded in 1965 and headquartered in Grand Junction, Colorado, this five-location waterworks company supplies irrigation and utility water pipe, valve fittings and accessory items to local utility districts, contractors, golf courses and the agricultural sector.

“The acquisition expands our footprint on the Western Slope of Colorado and allows us to diversify our core waterworks business and reach new customers by entering the irrigation and agricultural sectors,” Ferguson CEO Kevin Murphy said. “Grand Junction Pipe & Supply’s culture strongly aligns with Ferguson and we are pleased to welcome their associates to Ferguson.”

Ferguson Waterworks, a division of Ferguson Enterprises, has more than 200 locations and 2,000 dedicated Waterworks associates.  Its expansive product offering allows for the availability of material to service the needs of public and private water and sewer authorities, utility contractors, public works/line contractors, heavy highway contractors, earth-moving/site work contractors and plant contractors, the national distributor noted.