Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: January 23

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven deals in the United States and two international deals involving companies from The Netherlands.
By Morrissey Goodale January 23, 2015

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven deals in the United States and two international deals involving companies from The Netherlands.

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven deals in the United States and two international deals involving companies from The Netherlands. Courtesy: Morrissey Goodale

M&A Transactions

1/19/2015

ENR #270 ranked civil engineering, landscape architecture, and surveying firm, Timmons Group (Richmond, VA) announced its merger with Mitchell Environmental (Fuquay Varina, NC). Mitchell Environmental specializes in environmental and soil sciences, primarily for land development and infrastructure improvement projects. This represents the fourth deal for Timmons Group since May of last year. Link to details

1/21/2015

Willdan Group (Anaheim, CA) acquired two privately-held energy efficiency engineering companies, 360 Energy Engineers (Lawrence, KS) and Abacus Resource Management Company (Beaverton, OR). Willdan provides outsourced professional technical and consulting services to public agencies, public and private utilities, and commercial and industrial firms throughout the United States. Link to details

1/16/2015

HGA Architects and Engineers (ENR #104) (Minneapolis, MN) acquired ReelGrobman (San Jose, CA), a design firm that provides architecture and interior design services. The firm can now provide the full scope of architectural design services to the California market. Link to details

1/16/2015

Brinkley Sargent Architects (Dallas, TX) and Wiginton Hooker Jeffry Architects (Plano, TX) have joined forces to create Brinkley Sargent Wiginton Architects. The two firms are both specialized in architecture for public entities such as municipal, county, state, and federal organizations. Link to details

1/16/2015

Strand Associates (ENR #180) (Madison, WI) acquired O’Malley Engineers (Brenham, TX), a provider of civil engineering and surveying services. Strand offers full-service capabilities in civil, environmental, transportation, structural, electrical, instrumentation, mechanical engineering, and financial assistance services. Link to details

1/13/2015

ENR’s #41 ranked global design firm, Grontmij (De Bilt, Netherlands) sold its stake in Infraflex B.V. to Brainnet (VVM Beheer B.V.) (Nieuwegein, Netherlands) and sold their surveying activities in the Netherlands to Het Veldwerkbureau B.V. (Lieren, Netherlands). Link to details

1/8/2015

Engineering and architectural firm, Ross & Baruzzini (ENR #385) (St. Louis, MO) acquired Ducibella Venter & Santore (Hamden, CT), a leader in security consulting for financial institutions and educational, commercial and museum facilities. Link to details