August 2, 2021
(Warrenville, IL) EN Engineering, a leading national engineering, consulting, and automation services firm, announced today it has acquired Spectrum Engineering Corporation, an engineering firm based out of Auburn, Indiana.
With this acquisition, EN Engineering, headquartered in Warrenville, Illinois, will build upon its strong position in the electric power and gas utility markets with added presence in Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Missouri, and other surrounding states. Spectrum Engineering’s strengths will also add to EN’s growing communications engineering platform through the addition of Spectrum’s fiber optic, data center, and telecom services.
“We are very excited to expand EN’s transmission and substation engineering, protection and controls, and SCADA services for utilities,” said Steve Knowles, CEO of EN Engineering. “Spectrum Engineering’s solid reputation for excellence and integrity aligns well with the vision and values we hold at EN. The company will fit very well with our team and will expand EN’s capabilities, geographic presence, and customer base.”
Throughout the years, Spectrum Engineering has increased its communications engineering design services, designed relays communicated by fiber optics, and invented an advanced SCADA system called “Utility Management Sentinel.” Spectrum has a rich history of valuable partnerships, groundbreaking projects, and recently trained staff to utilize big data and informatics.
Scott Bowles, president of Spectrum Engineering, said, “We are excited to become partners with EN Engineering, a top-level engineering firm whose values and philosophy are very similar to ours. We were attracted to EN for the company culture and the growth platform that we believe will help accelerate our expansion.”