Zekelman Industries acquires Hayes Modular Group

CHICAGO (July 26, 2018) — Zekelman Industries announced today it has acquired Hayes Modular Group, based in Austin, Texas. Through this acquisition, Zekelman Industries has expanded its presence in the modular construction industry.

Founded in 1986, Hayes Modular Group specializes in the installation of large-scale modular projects across North America. Its next project, scheduled for installation in 2019, will be Cheatham Street Flats, a student-housing complex in San Marcos, Texas.

Mickey McNamara, president of Zekelman Industries’ modular construction division, said, “With the new investment in Hayes Modular Group, we are now able to supply owners and developers with a complete package of modular services. From design and engineering of a project to a complete fit-out of each module with Z Modular, and with the delivery and installation expertise of Hayes Modular Group, Zekelman Industries is a one-stop shop for your next modular construction project.”

“We are very happy to be joining the Zekelman Industries family,” said Rick Tavern, who will serve as general manager of Hayes Modular Group. “Our wealth of experience in the modular construction industry and connections with key owners and developers across North America will open doors to future projects for the modular division at Zekelman Industries.”

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About Zekelman Industries

Zekelman Industries includes the operating divisions of Atlas Tube, Picoma, Sharon Tube, Wheatland Tube, Western Tube and Z Modular. It is the largest independent manufacturer of hollow structural sections (HSS) and steel pipe, and the top producer of electrical conduit and elbows, couplings and nipples in North America. Zekelman Industries delivers a broad range of pipe and tube solutions that build its customers’ success.

About Hayes Modular Group

Hayes Modular Group is an industry leader in the manufactured and modular industry that has successfully installed millions of square feet of projects across the United States. Specializing in meeting the high-demand needs of large-scale modular projects, Hayes Modular Group is doing its part to support Zekelman Industries’ mission to MAKE IT eZ.


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