November 15, 2020
BCA Logic Pty Ltd merging with Stephen Grubits & Associates Pty Ltd
BCA Logic Pty Ltd is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement to merge with Stephen Grubits & Associates Pty Ltd, to create a market leading professional team of building regulations and fire safety engineering consultants. Translink acted as advisor to the seller.
The merger is expected to provide several benefits to the group, including:
• The addition of several specialised fire safety engineers with experience and knowledge across all sectors of the building & construction industry.
• Leveraging the two firms’ network of capability to deliver ‘best-in class’ regulatory advice to clients.
Background of the two firms
BCA Logic are a professional team of building regulations and fire safety engineering consultants. We provide regulatory advice and design consultancy services including BCA compliance certification to all spheres of the building industry.
The Company was founded in 1997 to fulfill the demand of a consultancy company whose expertise expanded across the entire life cycle of a building, from consulting on the initial planning through to construction and occupation.
Along with our talented team of consultants we bring experience from every discipline, from engineering, design, construction, legal advice or fire services. We pride ourselves on integrity, accountability and performance to ensure that we provide solutions which lead to creating safer buildings for our clients and community.
BCA Logic has grown into a large sustainable and reputable company and now with over 20 years of experience, we continue to be at the forefront of our industry and work thoroughly to preserve our position by ensuring the successful delivery of projects.
Stephen Grubits & Associates
Established in 1996 as Australia’s first specialised fire safety engineering consulting practice, Stephen Grubits & Associates (SGA) is a high profile Australian owned fire safety engineering consultancy, specialising in fire safety solutions to complex and innovative construction projects throughout Australia & Asia. Our reputation is built on our respected track record, achieved through a comprehensive understanding of the fire phenomenon, building code and fire safety engineering methodologies.
Our broad strategy is to combine leading edge capability in the latest modelling and simulation tools, some of which we have developed, with key expertise in fire science as well as the regulatory environment, to deliver the very best advice across the full range of fire and life safety issues.
Comments from the Directors
Stuart Boyce and Allan Harriman, Joint CEO’s of BCA Logic, said “We look forward to welcoming Carlos Quaglia and Rose Pengilly, the current owners of Stephen Grubits & Associates, and all the staff to BCA Logic. Carlos and Rose’s ongoing involvement in the business will facilitate a smooth transition and enable the merged businesses to benefit from their deep client & market knowledge.”
Carlos Quaglia, Managing Director of Stephen Grubits & Associates, noted, “Our team could not be more excited about merging and joining forces with BCA Logic. The strength of BCA Logic, and particularly its experience and expertise in providing professional regulatory advice and consultancy services, provide great opportunities for Stephen Grubits & Associates. Our clients will have access to a broader range of regulatory advice and design consultancy services; our employees will have additional career opportunities; and our company will have the resources to grow. We are particularly delighted with gaining the support and efficiencies of the larger BCA Logic team whilst maintaining the relationships we have with our clients. We will continue to provide the personalised, high-quality fire engineering consulting services we are known for.”
Mergers & Acquisition, Translink's affiliate in Australia, is a national, boutique corporate advisory firm specializing in business sales from Euro 3-130 million. Mergers & Acquisitions has an outstanding track record of success in completing transactions, having sold hundreds of Australian businesses to local and international buyers over 30 years.
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