Taurus Industrial Group Acquires Amber LP, Expanding its Electrical and Instrumentation Offerings in the Industrial Services Sector

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Taurus Industrial Group, LLC (“Taurus”), a SCF Partners portfolio company, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Amber LP (“Amber”), an electrical and instrumentation services provider to the downstream and industrial sectors. Amber’s addition boosts Taurus’ current electrical and instrumentation capabilities by providing a broader customer base and increased synergies with Taurus’ current engineering, electrical testing, and construction businesses.

Founded in 1978, Amber provides highly specialized industrial electrical and instrumentation services to downstream, industrial and utility customers along the Gulf Coast. The company is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Ernest “Rocky” Revia, CEO of Taurus, said, “Amber has a stellar reputation in our industry for quality and safety, which are the most important factors in our work. They are a premier service provider in the electrical and instrumentation arena along the Texas Gulf Coast. For the past 40+ years, our companies have worked alongside Amber in many facilities where we have seen their commitment to safety and quality, attention to detail, and superior project performance. We would like to thank the Shrum family for their stewardship of Amber and look forward to their continued leadership as we continue to provide and expand electrical and instrumentation services.”

Raymond Shrum, who will continue as President of Amber, said, “Joining forces with Taurus was a natural fit. They have a long history in our industry and provide complimentary services to create a one-stop solution for our customers.”

About Taurus Industrial Group

Taurus Industrial Group brings together familiar and highly regarded service providers with an outstanding combination of people and knowhow, safely delivering high-performance solutions to operators in the ever-growing industrial landscape. From engineering to implementation, the Taurus companies provide services for electrical and power systems, automation and control instrumentation, civil and mechanical projects, rotating and reciprocating equipment maintenance, refractory, scaffolding, insulation, paint and plant turnarounds. With principal offices in Houston, Texas, and localized service facilities in Corpus Christi, Port Lavaca, Freeport, Deer Park, Orange, Baton Rouge and Decatur, Illinois, the Taurus companies cover the US Gulf Coast and Midwest with capability, reliability, and strength. Learn more at www.taurusig.com.

About SCF Partners

For over 30 years, SCF Partners has supported entrepreneurs by providing equity capital and strategic growth assistance to build leading companies in the energy services and equipment industries operating around the world. SCF Partners is headquartered in Houston, with additional investments administered through Calgary, Aberdeen, and Singapore. To learn more, visit www.scfpartners.com.


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