Pinnacle Propane Acquires Marble Falls Propane Provider Bill Smith Butane and Expands Propane Service Area to All of Central Texas

Pinnacle Propane LLC, a leading provider of propane and refined fuels in the southwestern United States, announced today that it has acquired Bill Smith Butane of Marble Falls, Texas.  The acquisition further strengthens Pinnacle Propane’s presence throughout the entire Central Texas Hill Country with operations in San Antonio, Seguin, Georgetown, Austin, Drippings Springs and now Marble Falls serving the entire Highland Lakes area.

“With this acquisition, Pinnacle Propane continues to expand our service area and our product offerings to ensure the highest level of convenience, service and safety in all of the products we deliver.  We are committed to the Central Texas area and continue to seek quality expansion opportunities in the surrounding region” said Robert Chalmers, SVP of Corporate Development, JP Energy Partners.

The new Pinnacle Propane Marble Falls location will continue to offer propane bottle filling at the store in Marble Falls as well as residential and commercial propane delivery and service work to the surrounding areas.  The company also delivers refined fuels, allowing area businesses to have unleaded and diesel delivered directly to them at bulk prices.

About Bill Smith Butane Company

Established in 1980, Bill Smith Butane has been a local propane supplier to residents of the Marble Falls, Texas area for more than 30 years.  The company provides propane refill, propane tanks, and propane cylinders as well as delivers refined fuels to the area.

About Pinnacle Propane LLC

Pinnacle Propane LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of JP Energy Partners LP, an Irving, TX based Master Limited Partnership. Pinnacle is focused on staying local in the markets we serve because that’s what our customers have come to expect. The people and businesses that have come to depend on us for their propane service are our number one priority. We will continue to look for ways to bring innovative ideas to the propane industry while remaining steadfast in our mission to deliver safe, reliable propane to the customers.

Posted: January 31, 2012