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Schneider Electric acquires ECP Tech Services (ECP)


April 9, 2008
By Manufacturing AUTOMATION

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Toronto, Ont. – Schneider Electric has signed an agreement to acquire ECP Tech Services, a U.S.- based company that is a provider of power system testing, maintenance and commissioning services to industrial, utility and commercial customers throughout the United States.

Dave Petratis, President and CEO, Schneider Electric North American Operating Division, says: “With this acquisition we will expand our service capabilities in the Gulf Coast area as well as give us access to a very exciting customer base”.
“Teaming up with Schneider Electric will give us an expanded service and product offering that will allow us to become an even more valuable supplier to our customers, and to continue our planned growth.  ECP Tech Servicesí customer contacts, market penetration, and our highly skilled work force, added to Schneider Electricís resources and engineered solutions, will make this a powerful combination” says Phil Collins, President of ECP Tech Services.