Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: August 18
This week Morrissey Goodale reported one deal in the U.S. and one international deal involving companies from Canada, Malaysia, and New Zealand.
Hanson Professional Services (Springfield, IL) (ENR #193) acquired Engineered Rail Solutions (McHenry, IL), a provider of logistical and market analysis, engineering design services, and operational optimization, especially in the rail and material handling industries nationwide. Link to details
WSP (Montreal, Canada) (ENR #14) entered into an agreement to acquire UEM Edgenta’s (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) 61.2% shareholding in Opus International (Wellington, New Zealand), ENR’s #96-ranked global design firm. Link to details