ST. LOUIS, Mo. – September 15, 2020 – Mississippi Lime Company (MLC), a leading global supplier of high-calcium lime products and technical solutions announced the acquisition of terminal and rail assets in Edwardsville, Kansas on September 10, 2020. This site was formerly owned and operated by L.G. Everist Inc. of Sioux Falls, SD.
William H. Ayers, President & CEO of Mississippi Lime Company, said of the acquisition, “We are pleased with this acquisition and looking forward to further integrating this operation into our business. Mississippi Lime has been a long-term supplier of calcium-based products in this region, serving water and electric utilities, construction projects as well as many other industries. This acquisition serves to strengthen that commitment.”
About Mississippi Lime Company
Mississippi Lime Company (“MLC”), headquartered in St. Louis, MO, is a leading global supplier of high-calcium lime products and technical solutions. With over a century in business, the company has built a reputation on the purity of its products, commitment to research and development, and tradition of customer satisfaction. Mississippi Lime operates the largest lime facility in the Americas and mines some of the purest limestone reserves in the world. The company supplies high-calcium quicklime, hydrated lime, calcium carbonate products, trucking services, and technical solutions from a diversified, reliable network of facilities in Ste. Genevieve, MO; Calera, AL; Verona, KY; Vicksburg, MS; Weirton, WV; Chester, SC; Mobile, AL; Prairie du Rocher, IL; Bridgeville, PA; Edwardsville, KS; as well as several distribution sites throughout the country. For more information, visit MLC.com.