Brand Energy & Infrastructure Services Acquires R&R Scaffold Erectors Inc
KENNESAW, Georgia – May 23, 2013 – Brand Energy & Infrastructure Services (“Brand”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of R&R Scaffold Erectors Inc., (“R&R”). R&R has a rich history of providing scaffold sales, rentals and services in Alaska since 1975. This strategic acquisition augments Brand’s nationwide network of scaffolding, insulation, coating, and other specialty industrial services expertise.
‘Alaska is a key target growth market for Brand, and we are pleased to have the opportunity to introduce Brand’s suite of specialty industrial service offerings to this market as we build upon the strong local legacy of customer service established by the R&R team’, says Dave Witsken, President of Brand Energy & Infrastructure Services.
Brand has proudly served all major oil & gas and mining organizations in North America for over 50 years, and has become synonymous with highest safety standards and deep expertise. With $750MM in assets and 15,000 specialty craft persons in the Brand network, R&R will be able to enhance existing services, take on larger projects and ensure sufficient resources on client projects at all times. “This acquisition will significantly expand Brand’s footprint in Alaska and provides tremendous growth opportunities for our local R&R team. We are excited to welcome R&R into the Brand family and look forward to providing our customers enhanced-value offerings’, adds Mr. Witsken.
Brand Energy & Infrastructure Services
Brand Energy and Infrastructure Services is a diversified provider of specialty services to North America’s energy markets. Its extensive portfolio of service offerings include scaffolding, industrial coatings, insulation, refractory, forming & shoring solutions and other related soft crafts. Brand and Aluma operate in four key energy sectors: refinery, petrochemical, power generation and offshore oil & gas. The company also serves the commercial and infrastructure construction markets throughout North America and in strategic international regions. For more information, visit www.beis.com
About R&R Scaffold Erectors Inc
R&R Scaffold Erectors of Alaska has served the Alaskan industrial and commercial markets since 1975. R&R team has strong focus on safety and customer service. The company has been instrumental in implementing scaffold safety programs for the Scaffold Training Institute and the University of Alaska Anchorage, in an effort to increase scaffold safety awareness in the State of Alaska. R&R is a member of the Scaffold Industry Association, and has been awarded numerous safety awards, including the Scaffold Industries National Safety Award