Energy Solutions International Merges with
Entessa to Create a Leading Provider of Logistics
Management Software for the Oil and Gas Supply
Merger Expands ESI’s Product Line to Include Logistics and Order-to-Cash Management for Pipeline,
Marine and Terminal Operating Companies.
June 07, 2010 09:03 AM Eastern Daylight Time
HOUSTON--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Energy Solutions International, Inc. (ESI), a leading supplier of
software solutions to worldwide oil and gas pipeline companies, today announced it has merged with Houston-based
Entessa Inc., a leading provider of logistics management software for the oil and gas supply chain. Details of the
transaction were not disclosed.
Entessa’s technology platform, Synthesis™, complements ESI’s suite of solutions for the energy industry. The
expanded portfolio enables ESI to provide a comprehensive solution for end-to-end supply chain management in the
energy transportation sector.
“This is a truly synergistic merger,” said Dr. Jo Webber, who, as part of the transaction, has been appointed
Executive Chairman of the company. “ESI’s strength has been serving the pipeline market with a broad range of
integrated products that drive excellence in operational efficiency, throughput management, pipeline safety and
transaction management. Entessa’s leadership as a provider of logistics management software to pipeline operations,
as well as marine, terminal and refinery applications, gives the new Energy Solutions a broader selection of
technologies and solutions for our customers’ Order-to-Cash chain management.”
Brian Freed, CEO and co-founder of Entessa, has been named CEO of Energy Solutions International. “We are
excited about this combination and see this merger as recognition of the tremendous success Entessa has achieved in
North America,” said Mr. Freed. “We look forward to global exposure for Synthesis through ESI’s worldwide
organization, and to working together to develop our complementary technologies for the benefit of our c