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Egis Mobile Electric announces acquisition of Copeland Engineering

May 1, 2018

Egis Mobile Electric is pleased to announce that it has completed the asset acquisition of Copeland Engineering Inc. This strategic acquisition will expand Egis Mobile Electric's product offerings into the emergency response vehicle market with a proven brand of reliable solutions. Based in Chula Vista, CA, Copeland Engineering's complement of electrical power timed disconnect relays provides reliable power management for non-critical accessories in some of the most demanding applications on the road today- border patrol cars, ambulances, police force vehicles and fire trucks.

Copeland Engineering founder and Chief Technology Officer, Hugh Copeland, stated Copeland Engineering is excited that Egis Mobile Electric will be carrying on the well-established Copeland Engineering name and reputation we have built for delivering quality products in the emergency vehicle market. The Egis Mobile Electric team is uniquely capable to leverage the fruits of this acquisition across its target markets and I look forward to supporting the future growth of the combined entity.

Egis Mobile Electric President and CEO Eric Graham added, Egis Mobile Electric's team of innovative engineers apply unrivaled mobile electric industry expertise to developing intelligent, robust products that increase electrical system performance and reliability for mobile applications everywhere. With respect to Copeland Engineering's reputation for excellent customer support and service, we eagerly look forward to carrying on that proud legacy. Egis Mobile Electric will also continue to pursue a strategy of aggressive growth through acquisition of key market participants, partnerships that provide market access to compelling products and technologies, and by leveraging superior design expertise to develop and manufacture new innovative products.

Eric Graham, Egis Mobile Electric's principal founder, has over 25 years of experience in the electrical power distribution, protection, and controls marketplace, including product development and leadership roles at General Electric, Siemens Energy & Automation, DRS Technologies, Lucent Technologies, Blue Sea Systems, Terra Power Systems, and Littelfuse. Before starting Egis Mobile Electric, Eric was a Managing Director at Littelfuse Commercial Vehicle Products for 4 years following the sale of Terra Power Systems (where he was President and co-founder). He is certified by ABYC in Marine Electrical Systems and by NMEA for NMEA-2000 Electrical and Electronics Installations, and has participated regularly with the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Truck and Bus Council and the American Trucking Association (ATA) - Technology Management Council (TMC).

About Egis Mobile Electric

Egis Mobile Electric is dedicated to protecting the most critical and vulnerable aspects of our customers’ mobile electrical systems by developing and delivering electrical products and system solutions for customers who demand the highest quality and reliability to meet stringent up-time requirements and where consequences of failure are far greater than a simple inconvenience.

Located in Bellingham, Washington, Egis Mobile Electric was founded in 2017 by Eric Graham who earlier served in senior leadership roles with Blue Sea Systems, Terra Power Systems, and Littelfuse. Our leadership and product teams have decades of experience bringing world-class approaches to real-world challenges that involve electrical distribution, control, and circuit protection. Egis Mobile Electric focuses its product solutions on demanding, harsh environment markets including marine, emergency vehicles, work trucks, recreational vehicles,and coach/busses.

About Copeland Engineering

For 28 years, Copeland Engineering, Inc. has been dedicated to providing the highest quality motor vehicle electrical products and customer support. Copeland Engineering developed and manufactured dependable electrical power and battery-saving technology for emergency fleet vehicles throughout the United States and Canada.