Burns Mechanical Acquired by Southland Industries

2Nov2020
BY Burns Mechanical IN News

November 2, 2020  

We are pleased to announce that Southland Industries, a national MEP building systems company, has acquired Burns Mechanical.  

Aligned with Burns’ strategic plan of growth and market disruption, this acquisition provides Burns with a platform for advancement. Dan Kerr, PE, President of Burns Mechanical, said, “This acquisition is consistent with our strategic plan of market disruption and will help broaden our financial resources and capabilities in many key areas, including BIM, prefabrication, Lean methods, integrated engineering, and building automation systems.” 

Ted Lynch, Ph.D., CEO of Southland Industries, stated, “Philadelphia fits within our Mid-Atlantic Division’s current footprint and is nearly adjacent to the Washington D.C./Baltimore market. Being this close to each other will allow for close collaboration and will allow Burns to leverage Southland’s capabilities. I am excited to welcome Burns Mechanical to the Southland Industries family and look forward to what we will accomplish together.” 

Together, Burns and Southland will leverage their combined expertise to better serve their customers and seize unique opportunities to achieve success through design-build and other collaborative delivery approaches.