Comfort Systems USA (South Central)
9745 Bent Oak Drive
Houston, TX 77040
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Comfort Systems USA (South Central) Website: www.csusasc.com
ACCURATE COMFORT SYSTEMS USA AND ATLAS COMFORT SYSTEMS USA HAVE MERGED TO FORM COMFORT SYSTEMS USA (SOUTH CENTRAL)
One Great Company
HOUSTON, Texas – January 1, 2011 – Effective immediately, the companies of Accurate Comfort Systems USA and Atlas Comfort Systems USA have begun taking the steps toward merging into one great company: Comfort Systems USA (South Central). These positive steps will allow additional synergies and streamlining which we believe will translate into higher levels of performance excellence on both the Mechanical Service and Mechanical Construction sides of our business.
The same spirit and DNA that makes both companies successful individually, will carry forward in shaping the complexion of our new company. Our address, telephone numbers and Commitment to Excellence will remain the same.
Jody Vowell will lead the team at Comfort Systems USA (South Central), transitioning from his previous role as President of Atlas Comfort Systems USA. In considering the merger, he states, “We are all very excited about the change and are eager and committed to making Comfort Systems USA (South Central) the preferred Mechanical Construction and Services Provider in the South Central United States!”
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About Comfort Systems USA (South Central)
With over 64 years in the mechanical and plumbing contracting industry, Comfort Systems USA (South Central) has positioned itself as a leading provider of lifecycle services and solutions in Houston, Texas and surrounding areas. Comfort Systems USA (South Central) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Comfort Systems USA (NYSE: FIX), the nation’s premier provider of mechanical systems installation and services.
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are based on the current plans and expectations of future events of Comfort Systems USA, Inc. and involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual future activities and results of operations to be materially different from those set forth in the forward-looking statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ include, among others, the use of incorrect estimates for bidding a fixed-price contract, undertaking contractual commitments that exceed our labor resources, failing to perform contractual obligations efficiently enough to maintain profitability, national or regional weakness in construction activity and economic conditions, financial difficulties affecting projects, vendors, customers, or subcontractors, difficulty in obtaining or increased costs associated with bonding and insurance, shortages of labor and specialty building materials, retention of key management, our backlog failing to translate into actual revenue or profits, errors in our percentage-of-completion method of accounting, the result of competition in our markets, seasonal fluctuations in the demand for HVAC systems, the imposition of past and future liability from environmental, safety, and health regulations including the inherent risk associated with self-insurance, adverse litigation results and other risks detailed in our reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. A further list and description of these risks, uncertainties and other factors are discussed under “Item 1A. Company Risk Factors” in the
Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2009. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of this filing. Comfort Systems USA, Inc. expressly disclaims any obligation or undertaking to release publicly any updates or revisions to any forward-looking statement contained herein to reflect any change in our expectations with regard thereto or any change in events, developments, conditions or circumstances on which any such statement is based.