Minneapolis-based Westwood Professional Services Inc. has acquired Westwood Renewables LLC. Westwood Renewables is a renewable energy project design and engineering firm that constructed the region's first large-scale single axis linear tracking solar system at Saint John's University in Collegeville, Minn., according to the companies.
Prior to the acquisition, Westwood Professional Services held a 33% stake in Westwood Renewables.
Mario Monesterio, one of Westwood Renewables' founders, will join Westwood as the director of the firm's renewables system design group. Nathan Franzen will join Westwood as the director of the company's solar energy business unit and focus on expanding its national renewable energy client base in the distributed and utility-scale solar markets.
SOURCE: Westwood Professional Services