Thayer Infrastructure Services (TIS) in Warren, an infrastructure services provider in the power, fiber, and wireless communications construction industries, today announced the acquisition of J. Lee Associates Inc. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Lee Associates is a wireless communications construction company headquartered in Marlborough, Mass., that has been providing a range of services for the wireless industry in the New England area for almost 20 years. It will operate as part of American Cell Enterprises, one of three TIS operating companies.
“I am very excited to be working with Jim and his team. J. Lee brings new capabilities to ACE with a new geography,” says Tim Luden, CEO of American Cell Enterprises. “This will give us another great opportunity to expand the ACE footprint.”
J. Lee Associates offers consulting services as well as general contracting services that allow it the ability to provide a single service or comprehensive end-to-end solution depending upon customer needs. The company is staffed with local and experienced full-time professionals and are organized into two distinct service offerings: professional services and field operations.
“As our fourth acquisition, J. Lee Associates Inc. will serve as a key building block in the services we provide to our customers in the wireless communications industry,” says Rudy Esteves, CEO of TIS. “Jim and his leadership team are a very welcome addition to our expanding capabilities. This partnership represents another strong piece of our ability to provide a breadth of power, fiber, and wireless communications services to customers across our growing service area.”
James Van Sicklin, president of J. Lee says: “We are excited to be joining forces with the TIS Group family of companies as part of American Cell Enterprises. This presents us with a unique opportunity to grow, provide an opportunity for our employees, and expand our ability to service our customers.”