Alliant Capital Brokers Major Deal


Alliant Capital Advisors recently brokered a major deal, aiding Edmonds Engineering, Inc of Birmingham, Ala. in their acquisition of EWB Engineering, LLC of Hendersonville, Tenn.

As Bill Kendrick, managing partner of Alliant Capital, put it, “We are very excited to have worked with Erwin Brandt and the team at Edmonds to put this deal together.”

The acquisition by Edmonds Engineering, Inc. will offer expanded mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection engineering services to clients in the Alabama region as well as Nashville, and surrounding counties in Tennessee.

For more on the acquisition, the original press release can be read here. Its contents are below:

Edmonds Engineering, Inc. of Birmingham, Alabama, announces the acquisition of EWB Engineering, LLC of Hendersonville, TN (Nashville suburb).

EWB Engineering, LLC has been providing outstanding electrical engineering services via Arc Flash studies throughout the United States since 2005. They have served numerous owners while providing value to their projects and their clients. The Nashville office will continue to thrive in the area as it becomes a part of the Edmonds Engineering team.

This acquisition by Edmonds Engineering, Inc. will offer expanded mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection engineering services to their clients in the region while maintaining offices in Birmingham, Tuscaloosa, Jackson, Huntsville, and Nashville. The merger of the two firms will add strength and diversity to the company as well as solidify their position as a premier provider of Arc Flash analysis of electrical power systems. Erwin Brandt, P.E., the founder and President of EWB Engineering, LLC, will remain as a Sr. Project Manager for the Nashville office. Edmonds Engineering is excited to have the staff of EWB as part of the team and looks forward to bringing their knowledge and expertise into the firm as Edmonds continues to expand their operations.

Edmonds has hired Barry Rhoads as the Nashville Regional Manager. Barry will manage day to day operations and focus on growing the Nashville office. Barry has 35 years of experience in electrical system designs in the commercial and industrial construction arena. He has managed large complex projects involving multiple disciplines in the US, Europe, Japan and Central America. Barry has an extensive level of experience in project management, cost control, estimating & conflict resolution. Edmonds is excited to have someone with his knowledge and experience on the team and operating the Nashville office.

As a company, Edmonds will remain sensitive to clients’ needs and schedules. Thus, they have developed a detailed transition plan to alleviate concerns and prevent any disruptions or delays in the services being rendered to their clients.