First Onsite Property Restoration (First Onsite), one of North America’s largest disaster recovery and restoration providers for commercial enterprises, has acquired Emergency Restoration Inc. (ERI), a full-service mitigation service provider based in New Orleans, Louisiana. This acquisition is part of First Onsite’s approach to attain operational excellence for clients by focusing on the expansion of critical services and timely responses.
Founded in 2003, ERI specializes in property and water damage mitigation in the region. The company has been called upon to mitigate and restore some of New Orleans’ largest and oldest structures.
“Guided by their leadership, the team has built an impeccable reputation and a loyal customer base in the region. Growing our presence in this area helps us further expand services to our national clients while opening new opportunities with large commercial regional prospects,” stated Jeff Johnson First Onsite Global CEO.
“ERI is very excited to become part of First Onsite. I truly believe this partnership with First Onsite will open new doors for everyone. Partnering with First Onsite also gives us access to resources that supports our ability to take on more projects and expand into new regions,” said Michael Orlando of ERI.
First Onsite, which operates in the U.S. and Canada, is a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation (NASDAQ: FSV, TSX: FSV) and represents the second-largest independent North American restoration and reconstruction services provider for commercial enterprises. This agreement with ERI is the latest in a series that expands First Onsite’s capabilities and resources across North America. The financial terms of the acquisition are not being disclosed.
About First Onsite
First Onsite is one of the largest and fastest-growing emergency response planning, mitigation, and reconstruction service providers for commercial enterprises in North America. First Onsite employs over 2,300 team members and operates from more than 90 locations across the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico. With a culture focused on harnessing the human power of its team members and a commitment to doing what’s right, the First Onsite team helps clients restore, rebuild and rise. First Onsite is a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation. For more information, go to firstonsite.com or follow @firstonsite on Twitter and LinkedIn.