SHEBOYGAN, Wis.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Gabe’s Construction Company, Inc. announced today that it had acquired the assets of the Melbourne, FL based Network Engineering Services business of PCTEL, Inc. This acquisition will enhance the ability for Gabe’s to execute on its already established end-to-end solutions business by offering expanded wireless engineering and construction services. With a focus on indoor and outdoor Distributed Antenna Systems, Small Cells, and venue based wireless networks, Gabe’s will offer system solutions supporting the Design, Data Collection, Installation, Commissioning, Optimization, and Enhanced Testing services for cellular, Wi-Fi, and public safety networks across the U.S.
“We are excited about the opportunity we have at Gabe’s to be the leader in turnkey construction and engineering services serving the wireless industry,” said Tim Gabrielse, President and CEO. “Our team has extensive experience supporting this industry and we look forward to bringing these expanded services to our customer base.”
Gabe’s has an established wireless services leadership team with over sixty years of experience that includes industry experts Bob Joslin, Greg Akin, and Scott Clay. The business expansion will continue to improve the integrated and comprehensive solutions that Gabe’s offers to their customers.
Gabe’s is based in Sheboygan, WI with regional offices in Monroe, MI and Rockledge, FL; the expanded engineering services operations team will be based at the Rockledge, FL location.
Bank First National & Schenck Business Solutions served as financial advisors, with Rohde Dales L.L.P. as legal advisor to Gabe’s Construction for the transaction.
Gabe’s Construction Company, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Westshore Companies, Inc., was founded by Jacob Gabrielse and his sons John, George and Edwin in 1942. This Wisconsin corporation, in its fourth generation, has served the Pipeline, Telecommunications, Utility, and Wireless industry. The motto we employ, “When it’s Gabe’s, it’s Guaranteed”, is time tested by satisfied customers with whom we have worked with for over 50 continuous years.
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