PLYMOUTH, MA – April 30, 2012 – Bartlett Holdings, Inc., dba BHI Energy (BHI), completed the acquisition of WeldTech Services Corporation (WeldTech), a leading specialty welding and mechanical repair company that provides innovative solutions through the utilization of a highly skilled union workforce and automated tooling to the power, hydrocarbon, petrochemical, pulp and paper industries.
WeldTech will operate as a wholly-owned subsidiary of BHI within the Company’s new Power Services Division led by Chief Operating Officer Jimmy Morgan, and WeldTech senior management will join the BHI leadership team led by BHI President and Chief Executive Officer Bob Decensi. “The acquisition of WeldTech will allow BHI Energy to expand its specialty maintenance service offerings, delivering optimal solutions and greater value to our employees and clients,” says Bob Decensi. Jimmy Morgan adds, “We are excited with the acquisition of WeldTech as it completes one of the final pieces for our total Maintenance and Services offering. Welding is a vital component of any specialty and maintenance service provider and having a market leader such as WeldTech come into our portfolio further strengthens our market position.”
About BHI Energy
Founded in 1979 as Bartlett Nuclear Inc., BHI Energy is a leading specialty and maintenance services company, providing critical, onsite services needed to support the daily operations, routine maintenance and capital investment requirements of nuclear, fossil and renewable power facilities, as well as government decommissioning projects. BHI has a peak workforce of more than 8,000 employees operating across 150 international project locations. BHI comprehensive services include Radiation Protection, Professional and Technical Staff Augmentation and Specialty Maintenance & Modification Services. BHI has served the power generation industry for over 30 years and is an established leader across all business segments.
Founded in 2005 by President & CEO Joe Plantz, WeldTech is headquartered in Lawrenceville, Georgia. WeldTech is a leading specialty maintenance company that provides high quality specialty welding and mechanical repair services through the use of automated tooling and a highly skilled workforce, and a project managed approach focused on delivering projects safely and on schedule. Staffed by seasoned professionals who have decades of experience in both the nuclear and non-nuclear services and modification business, WeldTech offers an extensive network of experienced Project Managers, Supervisors, and Weld Operators.