GMS Acquires the Acoustical and Drywall Supply Operations of J.P. Hart Lumber Company

July 2019

GMS Inc., a North American specialty distributor of interior building products, has acquired the acoustical and drywall operations of J.P. Hart Lumber Company in San Antonio, Texas.
    
Hart Acoustical & Drywall Supply distributes drywall, metal studs, insulation and ceiling tiles through two locations in San Antonio and one location in La Feria, Texas. HADS will become part of GMS subsidiary, Lone Star Materials, Inc. (“Lone Star”). The acquisition of HADS will enhance Lone Star’s existing South Texas distribution network, which includes legacy locations in San Antonio, Austin and Laredo, Texas.
    
Post-closing, the HADS operations will transition to the Lone Star brand.