CoolSys Acquires Energy Squared

CoolSys™, the parent of market-leading refrigeration and HVAC companies nationwide, announced the acquisition of Energy Squared, LLC, which will join as the newest member of the CoolSys family of companies. Energy Squared is a consulting engineering firm providing mechanical, electrical, plumbing and refrigeration (MEPR) engineering analysis and design for all types of buildings worldwide, including commercial, industrial, retail, hospitality/entertainment/leisure, mixed use and multifamily residential facilities.

“The addition of Energy Squared to the CoolSys family of operating companies is very exciting. Adding 100 engineers to our team not only significantly expands our engineering resources, expertise, and technological sophistication, but gets us involved at the inception point of projects in existing and new verticals,” comments Adam Coffey, president and CEO of CoolSys. “We are confident that the Energy Squared team will make vital contributions to our organization as we expand our spectrum of services and broaden our customer set.”

Led by Allan Samuels, principal, and Clive Samuels, principal and professional engineer (PE), Energy Squared’s team of professional engineers, designers, licensed inspectors, and sustainable design and energy professionals has designed MEPR systems for more than 30 years. “Allan and Clive Samuels are well-known and very accomplished engineering consultants and we are honored to welcome them and their team to the CoolSys family,” adds Coffey.

“This is a tremendous opportunity for Energy Squared,” says Allan Samuels, principal at Energy Squared. “By combining our team of MEPR engineering professionals with an extensive list of long-term customers, we bring a significant amount of synergy and growth potential to the CoolSys business.”

About CoolSys

CoolSys is a market-leading refrigeration and HVAC company, specializing in a full spectrum of best-in-class service experiences and solutions for customers in the retail, commercial and industrial market segments. CoolSys and its operating businesses cover every stage of mission-critical systems through design, installation, optimization, maintenance, service and repair. Headquartered in Southern California, CoolSys has more than 1,400 highly trained, field-based service and installation experts serving the daily needs of more than 3,500 customers across North America. For additional information, please visit

About Energy Squared, LLC

Energy Squared, LLC, is a full-service energy design consulting engineering firm. It provides expertise in refrigeration, mechanical, electrical, lighting, specifications, building performance modeling, energy simulations and renewable energy services. From the initial analysis to completing projects and obtaining the applicable rebates and incentives, Energy Squared expedites each step of the process, while assuring a minimized total cost of ownership over the life of a project. Energy Squared is headquartered in Princeton, NJ, with additional offices in San Antonio, TX, and Orlando, FL.