Pye-Barker Fire & Safety has bought Bender & Modlin Fire Sprinkler.

The deal strengthens Pye-Barker’s presence in Florida and the markets of northeast Florida and southeast Georgia.

Terry Modlin and I are thrilled to be a part of the Pye-Barker family and to be moving to a new season in the evolution of our company. From the first meeting with Pye-Barker, it’s been evident that this is the right move. The process has been seamless, and we’re excited about the future for our customers and employees,” said Allen Bender, president of Bender & Modlin. “We have a great personal relationship with the Pye-Barker management team, and all of us at Bender & Modlin Fire Sprinkler feel that we now have a genuine partner who has our best interest at heart.”