Posted: September 1, 2019

BESTECH Acquires Primary Power Group, Expands into GTA


Today, August 22, 2019, BESTECH announced the acquisition of Primary Power Group, based in Ajax, Ontario. Through this strategic alliance, BESTECH, an award-winning multi-disciplinary engineering firm, will continue to grow its power services business while expanding its full suite of engineering services into the Greater Toronto Area (GTA).

BESTECH is aligning with Primary Power to achieve the following:

  • Strategic growth and diversification objectives in key markets. BESTECH’s multi-disciplinary engineering team serves clients in the GTA and has global clients who will be well-served by this expansion
  • Uphold its vision “to be the Partner of Choice” by providing uninterrupted service to Primary Power Group’s extensive client portfolio.
  • Greater opportunities to provide its engineering services and to recruit talent in southern Ontario.

Primary Power was founded in 1993 and has been a leader in medium and high-voltage power distribution services and panel manufacturing for more than 25 years.

Primary Power Group will integrate as part of BESTECH’s Power Systems division, led by Dino Titon, P.Eng., Power Systems Engineering Manager.

“We are excited to join BESTECH, a firm with a reputation for great people and technical excellence,” said a Primary Power representative. “We view this as an opportunity for our team members to work with a larger group and to provide even greater service for our clients. We are also excited at the prospect of learning from one another. There will be unique opportunities for continued innovation and advancement. We are very impressed with BESTECH’s vision and commitment to partnership at every level.”

“Primary Power Group has developed an outstanding business and has a reputation for service and quality. They are well-regarded by our major clients for local substation designs. As a team, we see this expansion as a partnership among professionals who care about the work we do and the clients and communities we serve,” said Pat Fantin, BESTECH’s Engineering Services General Manager. “We are excited about what our combined talents and capabilities will mean for our global clients. It enhances our capacity, our presence, and provides a direct and seamless expansion into the GTA.”