LOS ANGELES - Environmental Systems, Inc.
has been acquired by Los Angeles-based commercial real
estate services and investment firm CBRE Group, Inc.
Headquartered in Brookfield, ESI is a
systems integrator and provider of energy management
services in the United States.
ESI develops solutions that enable
commercial property occupiers and owners to efficiently
manage their building systems and remotely monitor and
analyze energy usage in real time to identify and
achieve potential savings. The company provides
analytics-driven managed services to more than 180
million square feet of facilities at more than 2,800
sites throughout the U.S.
CBRE recently announced the definitive
agreement to acquire the Global WorkPlace Solutions
business of Johnson Controls, Inc., which is expected to
close in the late third quarter or early fourth quarter
of 2015. GWS is a market-leading provider of integrated
facilities management solutions for major occupiers of
commercial real estate.
“ESI complements our existing suite of
facilities-related outsourcing services. Our clients
increasingly look to us to leverage new and existing
controls - and the data that can be extracted from
systems - and remote monitoring to drive greater energy
efficiency,” said Bill Concannon, chief executive
officer of Global Corporate Services at CBRE, in a
statement. “This is a core strategy and growing
capability for CBRE. ESI’s professionals will enhance
our expertise and service offering in energy &