Forensic Engineering Services LLC, a portfolio company of Trinity Hunt Partners, has acquired Dallas-based Scientific Analysis Inc, a provider of accident reconstruction forensic engineering services. No financial terms were disclosed.
(DALLAS) – Forensic Engineering Services, LLC, (FES), a Trinity Hunt Partners (THP) portfolio company, announced its partnership with Scientific Analysis, Inc. (SAI) today. SAI, founded by Steve Irwin in 1990, is a premier provider of accident reconstruction forensic engineering services based in Dallas, Texas.
“We are excited to welcome our new SAI colleagues to the FES team,” said Robert E. Joyce, Jr., President and CEO of FES. “It is a true privilege to partner with someone of Steve’s professionalism and experience, as well as to have the opportunity to work with a group as talented and experienced as SAI. This is a major milestone in our evolution, and we are looking forward to unleashing the full client value creation potential of our combined organizations.”
Steve Irwin, President of SAI, said, “Our partnership with FES, Wexco and THP is the next step in our continued maturation as a company. Our partnering has created a larger organization in which SAI’s team members can continue their own growth and provides them a larger company in which to pursue a wider array of professional interests. The FES leadership has zeroed in on providing excellent service to the client base we’ve worked the last 30 years to create, and the SAI team looks forward helping this larger group achieve its goals.”
Pete Stein, THP Managing Partner and Chairman of FES, added, “FES’s partnership with SAI is a perfect example of our intention to build a diversified, forensic engineering services leader with a passionate focus on exceptional service quality for our clients and extraordinary work experience for our employees.”
FES is a full-service provider of ligation-focused forensic engineering services primarily in the areas of premises liability and safety engineering, accident reconstruction and construction defect analysis. The company currently consists of WEXCO International and Scientific Analysis, Inc., and has its headquarters in Arlington, Texas, with additional locations in Dallas and Cedar Park, Texas, and Marina del Rey and Berkeley, Calif.
Trinity Hunt Partners is a growth-oriented middle market private equity firm based in Dallas, Texas.