Horsham, Pa., November 4, 2021 — Inframark, LLC, an industry leader in the operations, maintenance, and management of water and wastewater facilities, is pleased to announce that it has acquired MR Systems, Inc., an Atlanta-based company that specializes in providing automation, process controls, instrumentation, and supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems for the municipal water and wastewater market. The addition of MR Systems to Inframark’s existing SCADA division brings a level of scale that will enable Inframark and MR Systems to create an embedded SCADA offering throughout the Inframark portfolio, primarily consisting of water and wastewater contract operations and municipal utility district operations and maintenance (O&M) clients, in addition to their commercial and industrial customer base.
MR Systems, along with the existing SCADA division, will operate as an autonomous business unit dedicated to serving its existing client base leveraging support from Inframark for investment to further enable MR Systems and the combined SCADA division to provide state-of-the-art automation and cybersecurity solutions to fit any type of facility within the water, wastewater, and commercial/industrial industries.
According to John Freebody, Inframark’s Chief Financial Officer, “MR Systems has an excellent reputation and will help us create a scaled, affiliated SCADA division to assist Inframark in building standardized, high-tech, and integrated solutions for our clients. This effort is a key objective in Inframark’s digital strategy to strive for the highest standards in compliance and operational excellence by leveraging technology to enable automation and eliminate manual processes.”
Tom Hopkins, CEO and co-founder of MR Systems, shared, “The combination with Inframark allows MR Systems to continue our journey as an autonomous business that will be seamless to our longstanding clients and staff, while providing access to a scaled organization with a national footprint that can provide the back-office support and business platforms that we need to provide our mission critical services to much broader customer segments.”
Bundy Group served as financial advisor to MR Systems.
Inframark, LLC (www.inframark.com), is a standalone American infrastructure services company focused on operation and maintenance of water and wastewater systems, management of community infrastructure, and back-office services.
With more than 40 years of experience in managing water-related infrastructure, the company employs 2,500 people serving more than 400 clients in 21 states. Its North American operations manages facilities that can treat a billion gallons of drinking water and wastewater daily. It also manages 10,000 miles of wastewater collection and water distribution networks. Its infrastructure management services group serves 220 clients with financial, administrative and specialized support services.
About MR Systems
MR Systems was founded in Atlanta, Georgia in June 1994 and specializes in providing automation, process controls, instrumentation, and supervisory controls and data acquisition (SCADA) systems for the municipal water and wastewater market.