Macquarie Infrastructure Partners completed its acquisition of Fraser Surrey Docks from privately held APTL Terminals Ltd. on March 21, 2007. Fraser Surrey Docks operates a container and break bulk port terminal on a 132-acre site situated on the main arm of the Fraser River in Vancouver. The amount of the deal is undisclosed.
Macquarie Infrastructure Partners was represented in-house by its general counsel, Robert Lawsky, who was assisted by Lawson Lundell LLP with a team that included John Smith, Michael Lee, Randall Chatwin and Lana Shipley (M&A); Len Glass (tax); Ed Wilson (real estate); Valerie Mann (competition and Investment Canada); and Rob Sider (employment).
Macquarie was also represented by Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP with a team that included Myron Dzulynsky, Alan James, Ian Macdonald and Rob Blackstein (corporate); Tim Wach, Ash Gupta and Pamela Krauss Bamford (tax); John Myers (regulatory) and Phil Marshall (real estate).
APTL Terminals was represented by Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP with a team led by Barbara Vanderburgh, who was assisted by Carmine Boskovich, Jessica Spraggs and Mike Hunter (labour and employment) in Vancouver, and Tony Baldanza and Huy Do (competition and Investment Canada) in Toronto.