Cianbro Expansion Announced 

Wayne Harvey

Maine’s largest construction company is expanding.And this time into the refining and petrochemical service business.Pittsfield based Cianbro Corporation has announced the purchase of Starcon International, Incorporated.Starcon is based out of Texas and employs about 15 hundred people around the U.S., they provide mechanical and contractor services to many of the refinery operations in the country.The relationship between the two companies began in 2009 when they formed a marketing alliance.After purchasing 100 percent of the outstanding stock Starcon is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Cianbro.More details will be released today at the Cianbro headquarters in Pittsfield, when CEO Peter Vigue will make the official announcement at eleven o’clock.