Turbine Generator Maintenance (TGM) Appoints New Vice President of Operations

June 26, 2009

CAPE CORAL, Fla., June 26 /PRNewswire/ — Turbine Generator Maintenance, Inc. (TGM), an independent provider of inspection, maintenance, and repair services for steam and gas turbines, is pleased to announce the appointment of David Branton as Vice President of Operations.

Branton, a 1973 engineering graduate of UT Arlington, has been in the power generation service business for over three decades and has held senior positions in Westinghouse (now Siemens) and Wood Group developing and managing turbine generator services.

Throughout his career, Branton has focused on providing responsive and quality services to the electrical power industry by implementing exceptional project management skills. In his new role as VP of Operations, Branton is developing highly efficient outage service teams that are fully equipped to provide the shortest gas and steam turbine generator inspection outages in the industry. TGM continues to invest in the best people and resources to provide generation customers, especially in the cogeneration, Independent Power Producer, and utility industry, premium outage services.

Turbine Generator Maintenance, Inc. (http://www.turbinegenerator.com) has been servicing steam and gas turbine generator sets throughout the United States and Central and South America since 1986. Headquartered in Cape Coral, Florida, TGM has a turbine service center in Knoxville, Tennessee in addition to field crews and offices located throughout the United States and the Caribbean.

GFI Energy Ventures LLC (www.gfienergy.com), TGM’s primary investor, is a private equity firm that has initiated and led over sixty investments in the energy sector over the past thirteen years. GFI is the co-general partner with Oaktree Capital Management, L.P. of the approximately $1.5 billion OCM/GFI Power Opportunity Funds. GFI invests exclusively in successful, profitable businesses providing the equipment, services, software, and systems needed by utilities, other energy companies, and their largest customers to generate, transmit, manage, measure, and consume energy. GFI is based in Los Angeles, California.

    Contact:    Lisa Woodhart
                125 SW 3rd Place, Suite 300
                Cape Coral, FL 33991
                800.226.7557 (Office)

SOURCE Turbine Generator Maintenance, Inc.

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