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POWER Engineers Acquires Fort Worth Engineering Firm

September 2009

POWER Engineers has acquired Cornelius Pierce Consulting Engineers, a leading engineering services firm located in Fort Worth, Texas. Cornelius Pierce specializes in providing transmission, distribution and substation engineering services, and will now fully operate as a department of POWER’s Transmission and Distribution Division.

The Cornelius Pierce team will strengthen POWER’s existing presence in Fort Worth by enhancing capabilities in transmission, distribution, surveying, electrical system studies, and substation services.

“POWER and Cornelius Pierce have a similar legacy and the same values of quality work and integrity that helped each company grow and become appreciated by our clients,” said Senior Project Manager Shayne Wright. “In addition to the exceptional engineering resources Cornelius Pierce brings to POWER, we will continue to bring clients a full range of T&D services including detailed technical studies, communication and SCADA design, environmental and permitting and construction management services, making this acquisition a win for all parties.”

POWER currently provides engineering and environmental consulting services from 22 offices in the US and abroad in the sectors of energy, facilities, environmental and communications.

“We at Cornelius Pierce are extremely pleased to be joining POWER,” said Senior Project Manager George Kithas. “POWER’s technological capabilities and broad experience enables our staff to offer continued value to our long-term clients, while being well positioned to implement new innovations and cutting-edge technologies.”

The acquired departments will remain at their original office location at 9020 Benbrook Boulevard, Fort Worth, Texas, 76126. The main office telephone number is 817-249-1547 and fax is 817-249-1674.

About POWER Engineers

POWER Engineers is a consulting engineering firm specializing in energy, facilities, communications, and environmental. Founded in 1976, POWER Engineers is an employee-owned company with offices throughout the United States and abroad.