Smyrna Ready Mix Concrete, LLC, Murfreesboro, Tenn. has announced the acquisition of Metro Ready Mix, a Nashville, Tenn.-based concrete manufacturer. Collectively, the companies operate nearly 15 plants in Tennessee and all Metro employees are said to be retained in the deal.

WGNS Radio reports:

President of Smyrna Ready Mix Concrete, Mike Hollingshead, stated "We are very happy to be able to retain all the Metro Ready Mix employees and gladly invite them to join our Smyrna Ready Mix family."

Combined, the company's projected sales for 2014-2015 will be $75-$80 million. Smyrna Ready Mix Concrete now has 30 locations in Tennessee and Kentucky, 200 mixer trucks, four concrete pump trucks and a construction materials division operated by approximately 300 employees.

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