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GIS Strengthens Renewables Business Through Discovery Industries Acquisition

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With an eye toward future growth, we are pleased to announce that on October 1, 2023 GIS has acquired Discovery Industries and its subsidiaries. Discovery is a full-service engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) company serving the onshore wind and solar energy markets. This new partnership, in which the entire Discovery leadership team will remain on board, is a momentous step in the evolution of providing value-added renewable energy services.


A Strategic Partnership

Both companies view this purchase as a strategic partnership and are committed to providing a seamless transition to GIS ownership. By partnering with Discovery, we are eager to provide our services to new areas throughout the United States alongside their team of dedicated personnel.

Mark Pregeant II, GIS CEO & President

“As soon as we began working with Discovery, we recognized their superior reputation and work ethic. Not only will GIS be able to expand our Renewables services throughout the United States, we will also be able to do so with industry-leading experts who truly care about providing the best service in a safe and efficient manner.”




Discovery CEO, Matt McBride, is equally excited to intertwine company experience with GIS.  

Matt McBride, Discovery Industries CEOmatt-mcbride

“Discovery has grown through relationships, successful planning, and bringing together teams of like-minded individuals. With GIS, Discovery now has the combination of our success along with the strength, support, and structure needed to capitalize on all facets of the renewable energy industry. GIS provides the ability for Discovery to provide more capacity while covering a larger geographical region to ultimately provide opportunities to expand our relationships and services offered."


a Unified team

Discovery's team of highly trained and experienced professionals continuously bring new ideas and innovations to meet the everchanging needs of the renewable energy market. Their expertise in the onshore renewable energy field will keep our company in the forefront and remain a leading industry provider with numerous capabilities to offer. The combination of GIS and Discovery will:  

  • Strengthen self-performance capabilities
  • Expand resources to allow for a nimble response to opportunities
  • Support diversification and expand business expertise in New Energy
  • Secure a leading edge in the construction industry for the entire asset life cycle
  • Offers job security and career growth to employees


About Discovery Industries   

Discovery Industries is a full-scale EPC contractor specializing in onshore wind and utility grade solar power markets. Starting from humble roots of installing, inspecting and repairing wind turbines, their wind services now include all aspects of supporting new construction and existing operational wind farms. Solar services are offered as a cradle-to-grave full-service EPC approach, including civil, mechanical and electrical solutions. Discovery works closely with clients at every phase of development to help them define goals, evaluate options and make informed and confident decisions. For more information on Discovery Industries, please visit their website at https://discoverywindandsolar.com/.

For additional information, please contact us at marketing@gisy.com




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