Sun Coast Resources Inc. Acquires The Branded Fuel and Lubricant Distribution Business of Ada Resources, Inc.
Sun Coast Resources, Inc. (“Sun Coast”) announced the completion of an acquisition in Houston, Texas to further expand its branded and unbranded fuel and lubricant distribution business.
Dating back to 1946, ADA supplies and delivers branded ConocoPhillips and CITGO fuels to independently owned convenience stores in Harris County.
In addition ADA supplies ConocoPhillips; BP, 76 and Castrol branded lubricants to municipalities and commercial end users, and operates a fleet of fuel and lubricant transportation trucks from Old Ocean and Houston, Texas. ADA employs nearly 50 experienced and dedicated fuel and lubricant personnel who have joined Sun Coast to continue to operate the acquired assets and business from both the Old Ocean and Sun Coast facilities in Houston.
“ADA has one of the longest standing reputations for quality products and customer service in our industry, and we are pleased to welcome Jim Smith and his team to Sun Coast”, said Kathy Lehne, founder and President of Sun Coast Resources, Inc.
About Sun Coast
Sun Coast Resources, Inc.: Founded in Houston, Texas by Kathy Lehne in 1985, Sun Coast operates in 35 states, and from 14 locations in Texas, and currently has nearly 1,200 employees. It is the 11th largest privately held company in Houston.
In addition, Sun Coast delivers nearly 1 billion gallons of fuels, lubricants and condensate annually, and is one of the largest distributors of Chevron lubrication products in the United States. Sun Coast has more than 750 delivery and service vehicles, plus nearly 7,000 fuel and lubricant storage tanks.