Schneider Electric acquires Lee Technologies

UK-based energy management company Schneider Electric has acquired Lee Technologies, a service provider for the data centres of the North American market.

Headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, Lee Technologies has more than 300 employees and generated sales of about $140m (£85.8m) in 2010. 

Specialising in mission-critical data centre services, including remote monitoring command centres and on-site critical facility operations, the company caters to several customer segments, including federal government, financial services, telecommunications, information technology and healthcare.

Lee Technologies brings to Schneider Electric capabilities ranging from consulting, site assessment, design, equipment specification and selection to integration, commissioning, facility operations staffing, maintenance and proactive 24/7 remote monitoring.