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E M I SPRING 2013 MARKET & JOHNSON INDUSTRIAL MINERALS Making Friends • Market & Johnson’s new friends have helped it break into new territory building frac sand plants. Eau Claire, Wis. “We’ve built a lot of good relationships.” // JASON PLANTE, vice president [ BY CHRIS PETERSEN ] Already a leader in general contracting in Wisconsin, Market & Johnson> For more than 60 years, Market & Johnson has been one of the most trusted general contractors in the upper Midwest, known for its work in multiple sectors including healthcare, education, food processing and industrial manufacturing. Vice President Jason Plante says the company’s portfolio is extensive and varied, but up until recently it did not include energy and mining work. That all changed when the frac sand market in Wisconsin began to grow, and Market & Johnson saw an opportunity to bring its decades of expertise to a new class of customers. With the industrial minerals market booming in Wisconsin, Market & Johnson saw a chance to diversify, and by partnering with leading equipment and services provider Alston Equipment the company has entered the sector in a big way. Plante says the level of expertise Market & Johnson brings to the table, coupled with the technical know-how and industrial minerals knowledge of Alston Equipment, has given the company a strong profile in the frac sand market. has successfully entered the frac sand market in the state and beyond. . PROFILE Market & Johnson | Headquarters: Eau Claire, Wis. | 2012 revenue: $125 million | Employees: 250 122

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Energy & Mining International - Spring 2013

Energy & Mining International - Spring 2013
Washington, D.C.
Independent Exploration
Drilling Down
Pipeline Infrastructure
Marine Oil Terminals
Eagle Ford Shale
Monterey Shale
Marcellus Shale
Bakken Shale
Monitoring Fracking
Compliance Abroad
Public/Private Sales
Qv21 Technologies
PVR Partners LP
Lake Truck Lines
Aurcana/Rio Grande Mining Co. – Shafter Mine
Ruder Ware
Legacy Steel Buildings
Mineral Park Mine/Mercator Minerals Ltd.
Hearn Trucking LLC
John Fithian Contracting Co.
Chemex LLC
Global Diving & Salvage Inc.
Gold Spur Trucking
TAM International Inc.
Industrial Minerals Focus
The Mouat Company
Hi-Crush Partners
Mill Creek Sand and Gravel/Peaskie Minerals
Del Sol Industrial Services Inc.
Market & Johnson
Fortress Proppants
Canada Focus
Strategic Oil & Gas
Copper Fox Metals
Standard Machine
Gold Reach Resources
Treasury Metals Inc.
Canadian Zinc
Havlik Gear
The Final Shot

Energy & Mining International - Spring 2013