TORONTO, Jan 20, 2020 – Lazaret Capital is pleased to announce it has facilitated the merger of Peninsula Construction Inc. and Highway Clearing & Guard Rail Company Ltd. The newly unified company will provide enhanced service offerings of the supply and installation of highway safety products in Ontario and will operate under the Peninsula Construction brand.

This strategic acquisition brings together two organizations that share the same commitment to delivering superior construction services, and aligns with our long-term strategy of acquiring and bringing new innovative roadside safety products into the road building industry, while simultaneously strengthening our ability to expand into other areas of the road building sector.

Highway Clearing & Guard Rail Company Ltd. was established in 1970 in the Niagara peninsula and has been the leading barrier wall installation company in the region servicing municipalities, government agencies and the road building industry from Niagara to Burlington. Over 50 years they have grown from a road clearing business to be becoming a well-respected guiderail and barrier company that prides itself on excellent customer service.

Peninsula Construction is an Ontario-based construction company first established in the Niagara area in 1980. Starting as a fencing company, Peninsula Construction has grown into one of the prominent Highway Safety Product Installation Providers servicing municipalities, government agencies and general contractors across Ontario. For more information, please visit

Lazaret Capital is a Toronto-based private equity firm focused on technology, construction and construction-based services. Our extensive industry knowledge and long-standing relationships provide us with unparalleled insight into the unique challenges facing businesses today. We leverage our relationships to uncover emerging products, services and trends and identify attractive investment opportunities. For more information, please visit