ARA Group acquires service leader: Servcore
Servcore will expand the offerings of the ARA Security division, increasing ARA capabilities across Australia and New Zealand.
Effective as of the 1st February 2021, Mr Edward Federman, ARA Executive Chair and Managing Director announced the acquisition of Servcore,
“I am very pleased to welcome Servcore and Wayne Furneyvall, the founder, to the ARA Group. Servcore comes to ARA with a great work force, great customers, and terrific management. The people-centred and service-driven approach of Servcore will complement the service capabilities of ARA and I look forward to their contribution across the Group.”
Servcore are leaders in electrical and communications infrastructure, particularly the design, installation, and service of Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems throughout Australia and New Zealand. Mr Wayne Furneyvall, Managing Director of Servcore stated,
“Servcore is pleased to officially join the ARA Group today. Personally, I could not think of a better company to be acquired by. Our companies share a strong cultural alignment of valuing our clients and building long-term business relationships. The breadth of ARA – its people, clients and capabilities will only continue to drive forward the service provisions of the Servcore team.”
Servcore designs and installs the Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, customised to the clients’ needs. As a digital IT conversant Electrical Contractor, Servcore bridges the gap. Taking on new theoretical approaches, they utilise the expertise of licensed technicians within their field, commissioning and installing hardware to meet a clients’ customer-driven needs.
Their focus is more than just reactive, the team identifies failures and addresses them before an event occurs, demonstrating their understanding of the complexities of the systems in which they deliver and instilling confidence and peace of mind for their clients.
ARA welcomes Servcore to the Group.
ARA Security is proficient in the application of high security systems for finance, government and commercial facilities. ARA Security ensures its customers are equipped with the most advanced and reliable security systems available.
ARA Electrical are specialists in the delivery of fully integrated electrical and communications systems. The diverse capabilities and comprehensive engineering services enable them to provide a wide range of high quality, customer driven solutions across multiple industries. With a highly skilled workforce and outstanding safety record they remain committed to quality outcomes for their customers.
The ARA Group is a complementary network of essential building and infrastructure services operating in Australia and New Zealand. Founded in 2001 by Edward Federman and Leo Browne, the ARA Group is comprised of seven divisions that provide fully integrated solutions for your facilities and infrastructure.
Mr Edward Federman, ARA Group Executive Chair and Managing Director. With more than 30 years of experience in the building services industry, Edward co-founded ARA Group in 2001 with a vision to build the business through organic growth and strategic acquisitions. Since 2001, ARA has grown to employ over 2,500 people across a diverse range of product and service divisions including: ARA Fire, ARA Mechanical, ARA Electrical, ARA Security, ARA Products, ARA Building Services and ARA Property Services.
Mr Wayne Furneyvall, Managing Director of Servcore. Wayne has over 40 years’ experience in electrical and communications contracting, consulting, management and business ownership. He has built a solid reputation within the industry, known for delivering on time and budget for his extensive customer base. He prioritises maintaining a well-educated workforce, giving Servcore customers an advantage in the electrical communications industry.