Platinum Equity
Mergers. Acquisitions. Operations.

Mergers. Acquisitions. Operations.

Yak Access

Industrials • Corporate Divestiture • Acquired in July 2018

A provider of temporary access mat solutions to remote construction sites

Yak Access, a Platinum Equity Portfolio Company, a provider of temporary access mat solutions to remote construction sites.


  • Acquired in July 2018 via a carve-out of a Mississippi-based, family-owned industrial holding company called the Jones Companies and an Atlanta-based, family owned business called Beasley Forest Products.
  • Yak Access provides temporary roadway solutions to remote construction sites, primarily serving the oil and gas pipeline and powerline sectors in the United States.
  • The company comprises three related businesses – Yak Mat, New South Access and Environmental Solutions, and BluRoc – offering a full suite of solutions, including hardwood mats, temporary and permanent access roads, site evaluation, design and installation of access plans, and mat removal.


  • Collaborate with management to optimize operations.
  • Increase market share growth.
  • Improve various operational opportunities. 



Platinum Equity Acquires Majority Stake in Yak Access »


updated 8/18




Signing up for our Newsletter is subject to our Privacy Notice. You may unsubscribe at any time.

We are strongly committed to protecting your privacy. By submitting your contact information, you acknowledge that you have read our Privacy Notice and that you consent to our processing of data in accordance with our Privacy Notice.