LASALLE, Quebec — GDI Integrated Facility Services Inc. announced that it has completed the acquisition of Ainsworth Inc., a subsidiary of CEDA International Corp.

“To welcome Ainsworth to our family is a milestone event for GDI that significantly enhances our position in the market and our value proposition to clients,” said Claude Bigras, president and CEO of GDI. “Uniting GDI’s leading cross-Canada commercial janitorial services platform with Ainsworth’s cross-Canada HVACR, mechanical, electrical, and technical services business positions GDI as the only company in Canada capable of providing building owners and managers with a full range of core facility maintenance services. Together with Ainsworth, we are now able to offer our clients a complete suite of best in class outsourced services, a one-stop-shop for all of their facility maintenance needs.”

Murray Leimert, president and COO of Ainsworth, said, “We are extremely excited about becoming part of the GDI family. Like GDI, Ainsworth’s mission is to provide clients with consistently high quality services at the best available price-quality ratio, delivered through locally-based teams of dedicated employees. Together, GDI and Ainsworth are unique in Canada, able to provide a complete facility maintenance services solution at an attractive value proposition.”

GDI is a leading commercial facility services provider offering a range of services in Canada and the United States to owners and managers of a variety of facility types including office buildings, hotels, shopping centers, industrial facilities, health care establishments, distribution facilities, airports, and other transportation facilities. GDI’s commercial facility services capabilities include commercial janitorial; installation, maintenance, and repair of HVACR, mechanical, and electrical systems; as well as other complementary services such as damage restoration and janitorial products manufacturing and distribution. For more information, visit

Publication date: 11/16/2015

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