HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–S&B Infrastructure, Ltd. (S&B) today announced the acquisition of Technology Associates, Inc. (TAI). TAI is known for its innovative maritime solutions and technical expertise. TAI will continue to operate as TAI Engineers, LLC. This is a strategic acquisition that allows S&B to also position itself as a leading government and commercial engineer of world-class ships.
“This acquisition strengthens our capabilities to design and build even larger government and commercial marine projects,” said Daniel Rios, president of S&B Infrastructure. “We acquired TAI because of the ever-changing needs of our customers and the organization’s focus on safety, integrity and customer trust, all of which are key S&B values. The agreement marks a win for clients as we deliver projects with even greater certainty, safely on time and within budget.
The acquisition enables S&B to provide complete marine solutions to commercial and government customers around the world. The entire TAI team – approximately 80 maritime professionals, located primarily in New Orleans, Louisiana and Vishakhapatnam, India – will join S&B. TAI has been around for decades, with professionals working on marine projects around the world for commercial and government clients. TAI has completed and is completing key projects for the US Coast Guard, US Navy, NOAA, US Army, US Army Corps of Engineers and many other clients and agencies.
“This is an exciting opportunity for TAI, its management and staff, and for TAI’s continued growth,” said Anil Raj PE, Founder and Chairman of TAI. “The synergies between S&B’s diverse technical capabilities and its broad engineering footprint, combined with the maritime expertise of TAI Engineers, will enable the company to offer significantly enhanced expertise, resources and products, to the benefit of our clients.”
Raj will remain chairman of TAI and continue to manage day-to-day operations.
“Our growing team is eager to provide our maritime customers with innovative, quality and cost-effective solutions for their biggest challenges,” said Rios.
About S&B Infrastructure, Ltd.
S&B Infrastructure, Ltd. has been in existence since 1994, making it one of the largest privately held engineering and construction companies in Texas. S&B provides planning, multidisciplinary engineering design and construction services in the following market sectors: transportation, federal government, public works, pipeline and facilities. S&B provides services to public and private sector clients. S&B Infrastructure, Ltd. is part of the large S&B family of companies, including S&B Engineers and Constructors, Ltd. Connect with us on LinkedIn.