Pernix Group Inc., a global construction firm based in Illinois, recently finalized its acquisition of KRB Building Group, which is a subsidiary of KBR Inc., and announced that KBR will return to its original name: BE&K Building Group.
BE&K Building Group is best known for its excellent safety record. The company offers a wide range of construction management services as well as project delivery methods to clients across the nation. BE&K is involved in the healthcare, advanced manufacturing, commercial and mixed-use as well as institutional sectors industries.
“Our team is honored and excited to join the Pernix Group family of companies and return to our BE&K Building Group roots,” Mac Carpenter, president of BE&K Building Group, said. “This extraordinary opportunity allows us to continue providing world-class construction services to our clients, leveraging Pernix’s agility, commitment to safety, quality control, and worldwide presence. The biggest difference is that our new family gives us the ability to expand our reach and follow our clients throughout the world. Customer satisfaction is a core value for us, and our affiliation with Pernix enables us to better serve our clients. These are exciting times for our company and BE&K Building Group is proud to now be a part of Pernix Group.”
The acquisition officially closed on June 30, 2015.