SGS is pleased to announce the acquisition Enger Engenharia SA (Enger), with its headquarters in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Enger is a leading consulting engineering company operating primarily in the State of Sao Paulo. It serves the infrastructure & building market.

Enger performs project supervision and management as well as technical consultancy for infrastructure, building and industrial projects in the feasibility, construction and operation phases.

Founded in 1979 and privately owned, Enger employs 410 staff and generated revenue in 2012 in excess of BRL 75 million.

“This acquisition represents a milestone in our Industrial Services strategy in South America. With the recent acquisition of ETSA in Colombia, we are now in a strong position to leverage our skills in hydraulic plants, oil and gas facilities as well as in the transport and infrastructure sectors” said Chris Kirk, CEO of SGS.

For further information, please contact:

Jean-Luc de Buman
Corporate Development,
Communications & IR
1 place des Alpes
CH - 1211 Geneva 1
t: +41-22 739 91 11
f: +41-22 739 92 00

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