BATON ROUGE, The., August 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Precast concrete company Boykin Brothers is now called Louisiana Concrete Products, a name change that reflects the company’s strong heritage and future growth under new ownership and management. new direction.
The acquisition of Louisiana Concrete Products was led by GKB Management, a South Louisiana-based investment and management firm.
This change in ownership will allow Louisiana Concrete Products to meet the anticipated demand for precast and prestressed concrete products in the growing spheres of industrial, municipal, commercial and residential construction. Louisiana Concrete Products is also poised to support the state’s upcoming investment in infrastructure improvements, fueled by $7.2 billion Louisiana will receive federal funding.
“We see these infrastructure improvements coming along, along with the myriad of industrial expansions that are happening across the state – from LNG to ammonia to fertilizer plants – and we want to make sure we are well placed to do the best job,” said Dustin Gaspard, project manager and sales team leader at Louisiana Concrete Products. “We want to keep as much work as possible in the state and employ Louisiana residents to carry out these anticipated projects.
Louisiana Concrete Products plans to hire additional employees and expand product offerings to serve more industries and businesses in Louisiana.
The original Louisiana Concrete Products company was purchased by Connie MacThomas and Michael Boykin in 1997 which renamed the company “Boykin Brothers”. Under their ownership, the facility doubled in size to support louisiana increasing changes in construction and infrastructure with cost effective and efficient production of concrete products. To continue Boykin Brothers’ philanthropy, Louisiana Concrete Products is thrilled to announce that it will continue to support the Baton Rouge Sporting Clays “One Man Shoot” Fundraiser for Prostate Cancer and Awareness, an annual fundraiser launched by the Boykin family in memory of Connie Mac Boykin.
Louisiana Concrete Products has over 50 years of experience providing high quality, custom construction solutions for a range of large-scale commercial construction projects, specializing in concrete slabs and panels, building panels, tiles, railway sleepers, poles and posts.
Using state-of-the-art methods, Louisiana Concrete Products has fabricated concrete components for the construction of critical infrastructure in Louisianaincluding bridges, roads, medical facilities, commercial and recreational buildings and sports facilities – including the east and west upper deck expansion to USL iconic Tiger Stadium.
About GKB management
GKB Management is an operations-focused investment and management firm based in South Louisiana focused on identifying and investing in businesses undergoing a generational transfer of ownership and management. GKB is managed by partners Garrett sheaths, Daniel Kempand Kyle “Skip” Boudreaux.
SOURCE Louisiana Concrete Products