Border States, Fargo, N.D., announced it will acquire Winston Engineering Inc. Winston is licensed in 16 states and provides professional mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) engineering services for residential, commercial, educational and governmental needs.
The acquisition will allow Border States to broaden service offerings across their three core markets with an initial focus on construction and eventual expansion into utility and industrial.
The acquisition will close on March 1, 2024.
Winston Engineering Inc. is certified as a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise and Small Business Enterprise Micro. They serve 500-plus clients in the U.S. and Canada, providing MEP engineering for diverse projects, including housing development, EV-charging infrastructure design and indoor agriculture engineering.
Border States supplies products and services to construction, industrial and utility customers. The employee-owned company is rated the sixth largest electrical distributor in the U.S. by Electrical Wholesaling magazine. Border States has more than 3,200 employees and 120 branches in 29 states.