Controlco Sells Industrial Assets to Wilson Mohr, a Relevant Solutions Company
Bay Area-based company turns focus to IoT solutions for the buildings industry
PLEASANT HILL, CALIF., June 3, 2015 – Today, Bay Area-based systems integrator and building services company Controlco announced the sale of the Industrial Process Control and Instrumentation portion of its business to Wilson Mohr, a Relevant Solutions Company. Industrial products for such industries as food & beverage, and oil & gas will now be sold by the trusted distributor headquartered in Texas. Controlco’s three California offices that served the industrial industry – Bakersfield, Modesto and San Diego – along with 11 employees are being transitioned into the Wilson Mohr family.
“We’re excited about the sale,” said Controlco President Brian Turner. “We think Wilson Mohr is going to do great things as they expand their product offerings in the industrial sector.”
“Controlco has built a great industrial team over the years and we are excited to add them to the Wilson Mohr team,” said Matt Smith, President of Wilson Mohr. “Merging the great local sales presence in the industrial market with our great industrial engineering and service team will allow us to enhance the customer experience.”
Controlco, which has been providing building solutions for nearly 60 years, will continue to be an authorized seller for commercial combustion products from Honeywell and Fireye, and will maintain all of its product offerings and territories for the commercial buildings industry.
The company is now directing its focus to the Internet of Things and delivering automation solutions for the commercial buildings industry as it changes with the proliferation of big data. Controlco is also expanding its data centers to host increasing amounts of data for large buildings and building portfolios as well as offering enhanced options for IoT-Buildings.
“We’ve been offering IoT solutions for 10 years,” explained Turner. “The sale of our industrial assets gives us a great opportunity to really focus on commercial buildings and this emerging IoT industry to offer cutting-edge solutions for a variety of new building needs.”
Controlco remains headquartered in Pleasant Hill, Calif., and is available at www.controlco.com or 1-800-800-7126. Customers with orders for industrial products can now contact Wilson Mohr at www.wilsonmohr.com or 1-800-324-8850.
Controlco delivers leading-edge automation products, systems integration, and hosting services to address the Internet of Things for commercial buildings to improve business performance and peace-of-mind. With a full suite of value-added services, we provide total solutions for building and energy management needs in this IoT world.
Since 1958, we have completed successful implementations in building automation, energy monitoring, enterprise-wide energy dashboards and customized energy-saving strategies for hundreds of clients in North America. We actively participate in controls and integration projects of all sizes.
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