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Capital Construction and Maintenance Support Field Services Company AMECO Spun Off From Fluor Corporation

AMECO, one of North America's leading construction and maintenance field services planning and management companies, was recently spun off by its parent company, Fluor Corporation. The company, which is headquartered in Greenville, S.C, with field operations throughout the United States and Canada, was purchased by middle market private equity firm One Equity Partners (OEP) for $73 million.

For more than 70 years, AMECO has managed and provided indirect products and services, including equipment, scaffolding, tools, consumable supplies and fleet management for capital construction, facility operations and maintenance projects on a global scale. Taking an integrated and collaborative approach to project management, AMECO is the premier company providing complete, packaged solutions to the industry. As an independent organization, AMECO will bring its world-class expertise to bear for a larger range of customers throughout the United States and Canada to enhance efficiency, increase craft productivity, streamline billing and supply chain management and reduce costs for large projects and ongoing maintenance needs.

AMECO has assembled a strong senior management team comprised of long-tenured construction and maintenance executives, including many former and present AMECO team members, to lead the organization. Gary Bernardez, who led AMECO from 2001-2012, will serve as chief executive officer.

As a field services company, AMECO delivers unique solutions for efficient planning and management of indirect construction products and services throughout the project life cycle to the construction and maintenance markets in the U.S. and Canada. Headquartered in Greenville, S.C., AMECO serves owners and contractors on capital construction projects and in ongoing facility operations with an emphasis on energy, chemicals, mining, biotech, manufacturing and infrastructure end markets.

About One Equity Partners
One Equity Partners (OEP) is a middle-market private equity firm focused on the industrial, healthcare, and technology sectors in North America and Europe. The firm builds market-leading companies by identifying and executing transformative business combinations. OEP is a trusted partner with a differentiated investment process, a broad and senior team, and an established track record generating long-term value for its partners. Since 2001, the firm has completed more than 300 transactions worldwide. OEP, founded in 2001, spun out of JP Morgan in 2015.



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