Forging a Stronger Future: ECI Acquires CASCO Systems

January 7, 2021

Billings, MT  – Electrical Consultants, Inc., a leading power delivery provider to the utility and energy industries in North America is pleased to announce the acquisition of Casco Systems headquartered in Cumberland, Maine. Casco is a respected consultant that has provided design, protection, integration, automation and testing services to a broad spectrum of utilities, renewable energy developers, generation plants and industrial clients for over 19 years. In addition to the Cumberland office, Casco maintains field offices in Waterville, Maine and Rochester, New York.

The integration of Casco with ECI is the most recent of ECI’s multi-step initiatives to advance our presence, relationships and services along the Eastern Seaboard. This acquisition brings together teams that share ECI’s culture of Relentless Dedication to Optimum Quality and Timeliness. Both companies provide engineering, commissioning & construction services to some of the same regional customers.  Casco brings deep industry-leading IEC-61850 design, integration, protection and cyber security expertise to benefit ECI’s wide range of utility and energy customers.  Casco will operate under the name Casco Systems – A Division of Electrical Consultants, Inc. for the foreseeable future.

The addition of the Casco Team will support ECI in continuing to meet our customer’s unprecedented demands for Engineering and Construction Management services with Distinction” said Richard McComish, ECI President and EPCS President and CEO.

“The addition of Casco Systems expertise in protection, integration and automation to ECI’s impressive group of electric power experts creates an industry leading team with a national footprint. It enables our Cumberland office to execute projects large and small to ensure we meet our client’s needs.” said Kevin Mahoney, ECI Vice President of Automation & Integration General Manager of ECI’s Cumberland, Maine office.

About ECI – ECI is a strategic provider of vertically integrated engineering and construction services to utilities nationwide.  Additionally, ECI is arguably the premier provider of these services to the renewable energy industry encompassing wind, solar and energy storage.  The Company offers a full complement of in-house services in OH and UG power T&D, station engineering, protection engineering, electrical studies, environmental & permitting, utility land surveying, regulatory compliance and construction services.  ECI’s wholly owned subsidiary, EPC Services Company, is among the largest and most respected professionally led firms providing full EPC execution for power projects through EHV levels. ECI provides both ESOP and private ownership opportunities for our staff of over 700 dedicated employees, all of whom serve the power delivery, generation and industrial markets.

About Casco Systems – Casco Systems is a division of ECI. Casco is The Control & Automation Solutions Company, applying technology to protect, control, automate and integrate power systems for utility, power generation and industrial clients throughout North America. Casco’s team of engineers, project managers and technology specialists provide best in class solutions & service. For more information, contact Andrea Lowell at 207-829-8490.

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