DALLAS, Aug. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunoco LP (NYSE: SUN) ("Sunoco") announced today the completion of the acquisition of the equity interests of Sandford Energy, LLC, Sandford Transportation, LLC and their respective subsidiaries for approximately $66 million plus working capital adjustments. The acquired wholesale fuels business distributes approximately 115 million gallons of fuel annually to exploration, drilling and oil field services customers, primarily in basins in Central and West Texas and Oklahoma.
The acquisition is consistent with Sunoco's strategy of utilizing its scale to grow the core fuel distribution business. The transaction was funded using cash on hand and amounts available under Sunoco's revolving credit facility and is expected to be immediately accretive to Sunoco with respect to distributable cash flow.
About Sunoco LP
Sunoco LP (NYSE: SUN) is a master limited partnership that distributes motor fuel to approximately 9,200 convenience stores, independent dealers, commercial customers and distributors located in more than 30 states. SUN's general partner is owned by Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (NYSE: ETE).
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