ASSA ABLOY Entrance Systems acquires Construction Specialties in the US and Mexico ASSA ABLOY has acquired Construction Specialties, a leading sales and service company within commercial sectional doors and docking products in the US and Mexico. “Construction Specialties with its solid market position is another important step for our growth in North America, further strengthening our position as the industry leader in entrance automation” says Juan Vargues, Executive Vice President ASSA ABLOY and President ASSA ABLOY Entrance Systems. “Construction Specialties offers not only products but full solutions including an extensive service offering”. The company was established in 1994 and has some 140 employees. The head office is in Brownsville, Texas, and the main business is in Mexico. Sales for 2016 are expected to reach USD 34 million (approx. SEK 300 million). “I am pleased to welcome the strong and experienced Construction Specialties team to ASSA ABLOY Entrance Systems” concludes Juan Vargues.