|Date Closed:||January 16, 2019|
|Client Name:||Kissner Group Holdings LP|
NSC is a leading producer of salt and calcium chloride products to provincial, state, and municipal governments, contractors, and industrial customers. NSC offers a wide range of bulk, industrial, and packaged products used in critical applications such as road de-icing. NSC will continue to operate under its existing brand as a subsidiary of Kissner. Its production, packaging and storage facilities in Canada and the United States will remain fully operational.
Headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas, Kissner is a leading, vertically integrated bulk salt, specialty packaged salt and evaporated salt producer focused on governmental and commercial customers in the Great Lakes, Great Plains, Midwest and East Coast regions and Ontario province. Kissner owns and operates two rock salt mines located in Detroit, Michigan and Lyons, Kansas, as well as an evaporated salt business (US Salt) which has a salt refinery in Watkins Glen, New York. Kissner is a portfolio company of Metalmark Capital Holdings LLC and Silvertree‐KMC II LP, a venture between Silverhawk Capital Partners and Demetree Salt, LLC, which acquired Kissner from TorQuest Partners in May 2015.