Mar 21, 2013 1:25 PM by MELISSA CANONE
Marco Group International, provider of service and equipment for the surface preparation industry, held their Lafayette grand opening today. The facility will feature 20,000 sq/ft of office and warehouse space, housing abrasives and equipment to serve the gulf region. The location will also include a series of in-stock sundries, targeted to the offshore petroleum industry. This is the sixth full service Marco branch in North America, with 5 located in Texas and Louisiana . Marco operates out of 11 company owned and managed facilities and distributes products from more than 45 locations nationwide.
The Lafayette facility is located at 117 Zonolite Street, Lafayette, LA.
Casey Melancon, Assistant Vice President of the Gulf Region, will oversee the location, with a supporting staff of operations, warehouse, technical and administrative support. Casey has been with Marco for over 3 years, is a Lafayette native, and brings expansive knowledge of industrial sales and operations management.