Utility Equipment Service, Inc.
has been acquired by
ML Utilities!

“Since my first conversation with the ML leadership, I’ve known that this deal was meant to be. All the pieces fit! I am excited about the future of the company and am honored to have been part of the UES family.”

-William Horton, Previous President of UES

To Our ML Utilities and Utility Equipment Service Customers,

We are pleased to announce that effective September 1, 2021, ML Utilities has acquired Spring Hill, Tennessee-based Utility Equipment Service, Inc. (UES). This purchase will better position us to support our growing customer base and expand our range of services throughout Middle Tennessee and the surrounding region.

It is an exciting time for both companies, our group of talented employees, and of  course, you our customer. UES has a great tradition of providing its customers with exceptional services for 40 years and we’re excited to be growing our business and joining forces with such an outstanding team. Our family-focused company culture and tireless commitment to safety have been instrumental in building ML Utilities, and those are values that we share with UES.

Now as part of ML Utilities, UES will complement their wide range of shop service capabilities with additional mobile field units providing ANSI inspections, annual DOT certifications, dielectric testing, hydraulic diagnostics, utility fleet repair, custom fabrication, lube & chassis services, and more. All functions are safely performed by an experienced team of highly trained service technicians.

Along with locations in Charlotte, NC, Baltimore, MD, and now, Spring Hill, TN, our team of technicians’ provides services to fleet owners and customers throughout Maryland, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Kentucky, Indiana, and Ohio.

As we continue to grow, our focus remains on being the premier “one-call” solution for fleet maintenance, inspections, repair and management services to the utility sector. In doing so, we’re always striving to add value to our customers by providing a wide range of mobile and shop capabilities for utility equipment that includes,  aerial devices, pressure diggers, boom trucks, digger derricks and related support equipment.

Our ability to recruit talented technicians, implement stringent safety protocols in the shop and field, provide extensive resources and training programs, all under an experienced leadership team, has served as a successful launching pad for ML Utilities.

-Mickey Hodges, Co-President, ML Utilities

-Kent Upton, Co-President, ML Utilities