O’Donnell Metal Deck, a distributor of metal deck and steel bar joist in the U.S. and a portfolio company of Slate Capital Group, has bought Metal Deck Direct.

Metal Deck Direct, based in Lenoir City, Tenn., distributes similar products to OMD and boosts the geographic reach of O’Donnell Metal Deck. Together, the companies service steel fabricators and contractors throughout the country. MDD adds more sales and operations expertise and brings relationships in Tennessee and the Southeast and Mid-South regions.

“This acquisition of MDD deepens our relationships in the region and adds to the impressive base our Atlanta office is building,” comments Rick Corcoran, partner and co-founder, Slate Capital Group.

Dentons LLP served as legal advisor for O’Donnell Metal Deck.  Elmore, Stone & Caffey PLLC served as legal advisor for Metal Deck Direct.