Lauren Historical Timeline

1984

Lauren Constructors, Inc is formed and is incorporated as a subsidiary of Comstock Mechanical

1988

Cleve Whitener purchases Lauren Engineers & Constructors, Brock and Blevins (Chattanooga, Tennessee) and Commercial Welding Company (South Portland, Maine) from Comstock Mechanical

1990

Lauren opens Engineering office in Abilene, Texas

1994

Lauren relocates from Atlanta, Georgia to Abilene, Texas – consolidates staff from Commercial Welding Comp. in Maine and Lauren Constructors, Inc. in Atlanta, Georgia

1997

Closed Commercial Welding Operations in Maine

Lauren open Fabrication Shop in Abilene, Texas

2000

Lauren acquires PCI Engineering – a Houston-based Engineering firm with extensive Oil and Gas experience

2001

Lauren acquires Knoxville, Tennessee Engineering office from Washington Group International

2002

Lauren acquires Kamtech (USA Operations)and Kamtech Services, Inc. (Canadian Operations)

Lauren acquires Tippett & Gee – an Abilene-based Engineering firm with extensive power experience

2003

Lauren sells Kamtech (USA Operations) and retains Canadian Operations under the name Kamtech Services, Inc (KSI)

2006

Lauren opens Engineering office in Irving, Texas

Lauren opens Alberta Business Unit

2007

Lauren reorganizes into four Business Units under The Lauren Corporation
  • Lauren Engineers & Constructors, Inc. (USA)
  • Lauren E&C, ULC (Alberta, CA)
  • KSI, East (Montreal, CA)
  • KSL, West (Vancouver, CA)

2011

Lauren establishes new joint ventures in India – the new companies focus on EPCM services in the Concentrated Solar Power Market and EPC services to the Heavy Industrial Sector

Lauren acquires Concise Design and forms Lauren Concise – focused on providing EPC services to the Oil and Gas and Power sectors in Western Canada – the company is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta

2012

Lauren opens Oil and Gas Business Unit operating out of Houston, Texas

Lauren sells Kamtech Services, Inc. (KSI)

2014

Lauren celebrates 30 years in business

2015

Lauren opens new Fabrication facility in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Lauren opens office in Vancouver, British Columbia

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