Technical services engineering business, Imtech, which is jointly owned by EDF Energy and Dalkia has acquired Breathe, a provider of Energy Performance Contracts (EPC).
Established in 2010 Breathe delivers innovative engineering solutions to reduce energy consumption and carbon emissions, renew infrastructure, save operating costs and improve built environments. The company has delivered projects worth £120 million to date and generates over 50,000 tonnes of CO2 savings every year for its customers.
The business has broad technical expertise and, over the last 10 years, has built a reputation for high levels of customer satisfaction. Its experience in the UK’s public sector includes the provision of tailored solutions in health, education and central government. It also delivers practical solutions and value-added energy services to local authorities and commercial customers.
Imtech, who provide energy saving infrastructure improvement solutions for clients, including the NHS, across the UK & Ireland will utilise Breathe’s tailored expertise to increase the range of cutting-edge energy solutions available to all customers. The combined business will be able to provide more varied technologies and services, improving customers’ energy infrastructures and helping to meet their low carbon objectives.
Paul Kavanagh, CEO, Imtech, said: “Breathe brings a well-established platform to Imtech to accelerate our development in Energy Services and Low Carbon Solutions. We are looking forward to working together to add more value for our customers.”
Gary Parke, CEO of Breathe, said: “We are excited to be joining Imtech, Dalkia and the wider EDF Group. We have had nearly 10 years building our business and our reputation for partnering with clients to meet their energy performance requirements. We now have the opportunity to continue that growth, supported by the substantial resources of Dalkia and the EDF Group and with access to technology and delivery capability. We will continue to provide the best quality EPC solutions and we will now be able to provide an extended range of energy services to a larger and more diverse client base.”