Summit Companies Enters Texas Market
Summit Companies, a premier fire life safety company, announced today it has acquired A-1 Fire Equipment Co., Inc. (“A-1 Fire Equipment”) in Houston, TX. The purchase is a strategic geographic expansion of Summit’s existing fire protection, life safety, and consulting business. Summit Companies currently operates branch offices in the states of Arizona, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Nevada, North Dakota, and Wisconsin and performs work across the United States.
Summit Companies will retain the management, staff and service technicians of A-1 Fire Equipment. The current Houston office of A-1 Fire Equipment, will become a new branch office for Summit Companies operating under the A-1 National Fire Co. subsidiary.
“Summit’s entry into Texas is in direct alignment with the company’s growth plan to expand nationally,” stated Summit CEO, Jeff Evrard. “Establishing a presence in Texas, not only demonstrates Summit’s continued commitment to our customers and expanding our customer base, but also complements our existing southwest service base in Arizona and Nevada.”
You can read more about this acquisition and Summit’s expansion into Texas here.