4 S.T.E.L. Engineering Acquires BTI
4 S.T.E.L. Engineering, Inc., an award-winning structural and electrical engineering firm, has acquired the Anaheim-based structural engineering firm, Bushra Tsai, Inc. (BTI). The official acquisition date was March 1, 2021.
Zweig Group, a full-service AEC management advisory firm, represented 4 S.T.E.L. Engineering in this transaction. Jamie Claire Kiser, Zweig Group’s managing principal, served as the firm’s lead advisor on the engagement.
Founded in 2005, 4 S.T.E.L. Engineering is a reputable engineering firm with a broad range of experience and expertise focused on structural and electrical design and engineering, including commercial, industrial, educational, solar, and renewables.
By acquiring BTI (formerly Ajit Randhava & Associates), which has been in operation since 1979, 4 S.T.E.L. Engineering is “excited to incorporate BTI’s strong team, expansive knowledge base and client-oriented services, particularly BTI’s specialty areas of tilt-up structures for industrial manufacturing, fulfillment centers and warehouse buildings, retail shopping centers, and office buildings,” said 4 S.T.E.L. Engineering’s President and CEO, Dustin Rosepink.
4 S.T.E.L.’s COO, Jonathan Varela, remarked, “The combined firm now totals 47 employees. This not only allows us to expand our reach in the marketplace, but it also provides a better foundation for us to provide the best client experience.”
Rafeek Bushra, President of BTI, believes this acquisition “provides opportunities to further expand our service offerings to our now combined, diverse client base. Joining 4 S.T.E.L.’s team ensures BTI’s legacy of quality work will continue for years to come.”
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ABOUT 4 S.T.E.L. ENGINEERING
4 S.T.E.L. Engineering, Inc., located in Mission Viejo, California, has been named a Zweig Group Hot Firm four years in a row. It has also been awarded Zweig Group’s Best Firms To Work For, Orange County Business Journal’s Best Places to Work, and ENR’s Top 100 Engineering Firms in California.