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OBG acquires PENTA Engineering

OBG acquires PENTA Engineering 
Acquisition strengthens Company’s position in the Southeast industrial manufacturing market

SYRACUSE—OBG (O’Brien & Gere) announced that it has acquired PENTA Engineering, P.A. (PENTA), a full service, client-focused engineering company for the industrial sector based in Charlotte, NC with clients throughout the Southeast and Midwest. The acquisition supports OBG’s commitment to growing its business across these regions and specifically, its focus on the design, construction, and commissioning of capital projects in the industrial manufacturing market.

“One of our key strategic growth initiatives is to expand our industrial manufacturing business across the Southeast and Midwest,” said Jeffrey Rogers, OBG senior vice president and leader of the company’s advanced manufacturing business. “PENTA’s extensive experience in chemical process, metals, and industrial engineering, together with OBG’s established experience in advanced manufacturing, energy, environmental, and wastewater engineering and integrated project delivery, will provide our clients a comprehensive set of skills to help grow their respective businesses.”

PENTA president Joe Musgrave stated, “We value our relationship with OBG and believe that this merger will be beneficial for both our clients and our employees. We have been steadily building our business over the past 30 years. By combining with OBG, we are able to offer our clients an expanded set of services, including Engineer-Procure-Construct, controls integration, startup, and commissioning, and create exciting opportunities for our great team.”

PENTA has offices in Charlotte, NC and Winston-Salem, NC.

About OBG
Advanced Manufacturing. Energy. Environment. Water. For more than 70 years, OBG has specialized in engineering and problem solving, but the Company’s real strength is creating comprehensive, integrated solutions for its clients. OBG – There’s a way. For more information, visit www.obg.com.

About PENTA Engineering
PENTA Engineering, P.A. is a full-service, multi-discipline, employee-owned consulting engineering firm that serves the chemical process, power, metals, and general manufacturing industries. PENTA is headquartered in Charlotte, NC and has an office in Winston-Salem, NC. PENTA provides project planning, preliminary and detailed design, and construction support services with an experienced staff across chemical, process, structural/architectural, mechanical, electrical, and instrumentation and control disciplines. 

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