Operational success with an eye for opportunity.

With decades of proven operational leadership in the downstream sector, Jones Industrial Holdings has distinguished itself through strategic acquisitions and solid organic growth. By merging experience, perspective and vision, we have developed a keen eye for opportunity.


“We’re more than former operators. We are current operators. We understand the customers, technology and processes of the industrial and energy sector and are focused on creating higher value and growth for our clients and employees.”

Bradley Jones, Co-Chief Executive Officer



Power Generation



Specialty service has become our specialty.

Strategic growth, with forward-thinking diversity across service lines.

Headquartered in Houston, Texas Jones Industrial Holdings is privately held with approximately 3,000 employees that manage fourteen entities serving the energy sector. We provide comprehensive specialty maintenance and repair support to petrochemical, power generation, pipeline and offshore industries throughout the United States.


Our core business is built on service— providing our customers with a superior workforce, adhering to the highest standards of safety, training, execution and integrity.


  1. 1986

    Universal Plant Services Founded

  2. 1998

    JIH Acquires Universal Plant Services

  3. 2004

    Southern California Facility Opened

  4. 2005

    Northern California Facility Opened

  5. 2007

    Power Generation Services Created

  6. 2008

    Washington Facility Opened

  7. 2008

    Beaumont/ Baton Rouge Facilities Opened

  8. 2010

    Headquarters Relocated and Expanded

  9. 2010

    UPS Machinery Services Created

  10. 2012

    UPS Offshore Services Created

  11. 2012

    Shop Services Capabilities Expanded

  12. 2012

    UPS Midstream Services Created

  13. 2013

    UPS Industrial Services Created

  14. 2013

    Chicago/Freeport Facilities Opened

  15. 2014

    Salt Lake City Facility Opened

  16. 2015

    UPS Industrial and Midstream Services Expanded in Louisiana

  17. 2017

    UPS Acquires NRG's Engine Services

  18. 2019

    UPS Acquires Houston Controls

Investment Strategy

Operational confidence and organic growth.

For the past 20 years, Jones Industrial Holdings has established a track record for attracting, supporting and retaining exceptional management teams in the energy services sector.

From this firm operational base, we focus on geographic expansion, service-line extensions and market-share gains through investments in quality businesses and management teams.
With discipline and foresight, we seek to expand our mandate into the broader energy and industrial space via value oriented, standalone investments to further develop our operationally focused platform.