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Chesapeake Utilities acquires operating assets of Austin Cox Home Services

Chesapeake Utilities announced that it has acquired the operating assets of Austin Cox Home Services, which provides HVAC, plumbing and electrical services to residential and commercial customers throughout the lower Delmarva Peninsula. Chesapeake, which currently provides natural gas distribution and propane distribution service to approximately 103,800 customers on the Delmarva Peninsula, said the acquisition of the assets will enable the company to provide a broader range of services to customers on the Peninsula.