Gil-Bar Merges its Business in Eastern Pennsylvania with HC Nye

The merger will further the business’ leading ability to update buildings for complex, post-Covid-19 HVAC needs

Gil-Bar Solutions, Pennsylvania’s leading HVAC sales engineering firm and provider of complex HVAC solutions, has completed its merger with HC Nye, expanding Gil-Bar’s footprint in Eastern Pennsylvania. The expansion is the latest in a wider initiative to grow Gil-Bar’s geographic presence by partnering with leading HVAC providers in each market.

HC Nye and Gil-Bar’s combined business in Pennsylvania will operate as HC Nye. The Nye family has built the leading business in this market over the past 45 years and Gil-Bar is excited to continue their legacy and brand name into the future.

Currently, HC Nye has offices in King of Prussia, PA and Harrisburg, PA, and plans to continue to expand into other regions. This merger will bring added breadth of air movement and specialty HVAC product solutions to the organization and provide clients with an even deeper level of engineering insight paired with extensive local market expertise. The fully integrated service offering and an unmatched commitment to finding the best solutions for the most challenging projects in the state will enable HC Nye to deliver expert HVAC work to a range of buildings looking to upgrade and keep occupants safe and comfortable.

“We are excited to combine Nye’s leading product offerings and industry expertise with the depth and breadth of Gil-Bar’s manufacturing partnerships and engineering experience,” says Joe Sbarra, President, Gil-Bar. “The partnership of these leading teams will provide even better service to our clients and manufacturers and create new business opportunities. We look forward to delivering quality HVAC engineered solutions to clients across the greater Pennsylvania region.”

Since its founding in 1986, Gil-Bar has become the leading provider of engineered HVAC solutions in the Northeast. The company offers integrated services from design consultation through specification, installation, certification, parts, and maintenance. Further, Gil-Bar prides itself on preserving a unique family culture that considers every customer to be part of the family. Gil-Bar delivers on more than 10,000 projects per year, with more than 85 percent of its business coming from repeat clients. The combined firm fields a team of more than 200 degreed sales engineers and leverage long-standing relationships with more than 40 of the world’s finest manufacturers, including major filtration, ionization and UV light technologies helping to maintain proper Indoor Air Quality. Gil-Bar remains a leader in applying the latest technology of equipment for the most efficient and sustainable projects.

“Gil-Bar and HC Nye share similar culture and values, and this combination brings unparalleled market expertise together for our clients” says Buck Nye, President of Nye. “We are excited about the potential for continued growth and look forward to a bright future where our integrated service offerings can become an even greater resource for the Eastern Pennsylvania region.”
Harry Nye, Founding Partner of Nye, says “We are excited to join forces with Gil-Bar. Our shared culture of high-level expertise, complex service capabilities, and uncompromising ethics and commitment to client service will drive the continued growth of our combined organization as we serve as trusted partners to our clients and manufacturers.”

About Gil-Bar
Gil-Bar is a New England, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania-based HVAC solutions company that brings deeper engineering expertise, more integration, and greater commitment to success than any other HVAC firm. Gil-Bar companies offer integrated solutions and accountability at every stage of the design, build, and maintenance process. Gil-Bar engineers custom HVAC solutions, and bring a unified culture of expertise and unwavering client commitment across all the companies in their portfolio. Gil-Bar is the ultimate provider of custom heating, ventilation and air conditioning services intended for commercial, institutional, healthcare, life sciences and residential buildings. The company offers product expertise, technical and application support, system design, construction overview and equipment operation support, thereby meeting clients’ personalized project needs. The website with more information is here: