Deschenes Group expands market with Powrmatic acquisition

Deschenes Group Inc. (DGI) has acquired Powrmatic of Canada, a distributor of residential, commercial and industrial supplies to the HVAC, electrical and hearth industries. Powrmatic operates six branches from Ontario to the Maritimes. Now DGI’s 13th business unit, the distributor will continue to operate under the leadership of Claude Lapierre and his team.

The acquisition enhances DGI’s regional coverage, in addition to improving its chimney and fireplace offering. DGI will also have a new electrical presence in Montreal and a more robust electrical presence in Quebec City as a result of the acquisition.