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Tower Engineering Professionals Acquires Piedmont Utility Group

Raleigh NC, May 16, 2024 – Tower Engineering Professionals (TEP), a leader in telecommunications engineering and construction services, is announcing the acquisition of Piedmont Utility Group, a prominent fiber optic and utility services company based in Mooresboro, North Carolina. This strategic acquisition significantly enhances TEP’s capabilities in telecom and utility construction and solidifies its position as one of the largest turnkey operators in North America.

Headquartered in Raleigh, NC, TEP is one of the largest wireless and wireline engineering and infrastructure services providers to tower and telecom customers. The Company’s offering includes inspection and mapping services, structural and civil engineering, fiber engineering and maintenance, project and construction management, and site acquisition and survey services. TEP has locations throughout the United States and Canada.

“This acquisition marks a pivotal milestone for TEP as we continue to expand our footprint and reinforce our prowess in the telecom and infrastructure industries,” said Andy Haldane, CEO of Tower Engineering Professionals. “Piedmont Utility Group’s exceptional expertise in telecommunications construction, environmental infrastructure, and erosion control seamlessly complements our existing service portfolio, empowering us to deliver even more comprehensive and integrated solutions to our clients.”

Piedmont Utility Group has been a respected provider of utility construction services concentrated in the Fiber industry, with a strong track record of high-quality projects and customer satisfaction. The integration of Piedmont’s resources and skilled workforce will provide TEP with additional tools and expertise to meet the growing demand for telecom infrastructure.

“Our combined forces will enhance our ability to handle large-scale projects and provide top-notch services across the regions,” added Jim Beason, co-founder of Piedmont Utility Group. “We are excited to join TEP and look forward to achieving great success together.”

About Tower Engineering Professionals

Founded in 1997, Tower Engineering Professionals (TEP) is one of the largest, most trusted, multi-disciplined engineering and construction management services firms focused on the telecommunications industry, completing over 100,000 projects annually. TEP has expanded beyond its Raleigh, NC, headquarters to 25+ locations across North America.

Underpinned by a deep focus on safety and training, TEP has a leading national footprint, maintaining engineering and contractor licenses in all 50 states, the majority of Canadian provinces, and other international locations. Engineering News-Record (ENR) consistently places TEP in the top 3 design firms by sector year after year. For further information, please visit http://www.tepgroup.net

About Piedmont Utility Group

Piedmont Utility Group specializes in utility construction services, delivering high-quality solutions for the development and maintenance of telecommunications infrastructure. Their dedication to excellence and customer service has established them as a trusted partner in the utility construction sector.

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