Weekly merger and acquisition update: February 9, 2024

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven domestic and nine global transactions from companies in Canada, Australia, Ireland and the U.K.

By Morrissey Goodale February 9, 2024

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven domestic and nine global transactions from companies in Canada, Australia, Ireland and the U.K.

Domestic transactions

02/01/2024

Architecture firms ACSW (Lafayette, LA) and Rozas Ward (New Orleans, LA) merged and formed AQ Studios (Lafayette, LA), a new architecture firm serving the educational, healthcare and civic sectors. Link to details

02/01/2024

Osmose Utilities Services (Peachtree Corners, GA), a firm that provides critical inspection, maintenance, and restoration services for electric utility and telecom infrastructure, acquired the principal assets of McLean Engineering Company (Moultrie, GA), a power engineering firm. Link to details

02/05/2024

Civil and transportation engineering firm Dynamic Civil Solutions (Birmingham, AL) acquired land surveying firm Jackins Butler and Adams (Birmingham, AL). Link to details

02/05/2024

Industry leader and fast-growing Bowman Consulting Group (Reston, VA) (ENR #87) acquired Trudell Consulting Engineers (Williston, VT), a site/civil engineering, environmental, landscape architecture, and land surveying firm. Link to details

02/06/2023

ENR’s #4 ranked environmental firm, Clean Harbors (Norwell, MA), entered into a definitive agreement with Gryphon Investors (San Francisco, CA) to acquire HEPACO (Charlotte, NC), a specialized environmental and emergency response services firm. Link to details

02/06/2024

Design, consulting, and PM/CM firm DCCM (Houston, TX) (ENR #129) acquired Southstar Engineering & Consulting (Riverside, CA), a CM/PM and special services firm serving public agencies throughout California. Link to details

02/08/2024

Technology-enabled laboratory testing, inspection, and quality management services firm RMA Companies (Rancho Cucamonga, CA) (ENR #146) acquired Black Eagle Consulting (Reno, NV), a geotechnical and construction inspection services firm. Link to details

Global transactions

02/01/2024

Environmental science and engineering services firm Trace Associates (Calgary, Canada) reached an agreement to acquire the assets of XCG Consulting (Kitchener, Canada), a firm that provides environmental site assessment, remediation, solid waste advisory, and hazardous building materials management services. Link to details

02/01/2024

Feasibility studies and commissioning services firm Mipac (Brisbane, Australia), a subsidiary of GR Engineering Services (Ascot, Australia), entered an agreement to acquire control system and electrical engineering firm Paradigm Engineers (Perth, Australia). Link to details

02/01/2024

ENR’s #40 ranked environmental firm, Montrose Environmental Group (North Little Rock, AR), acquired Epic Environmental (Brisbane, Australia), an environmental science and engineering services firm. Link to details

02/02/2024

Pioneering AEG and strategic consulting firm Woolpert (Dayton, OH) (ENR #56) entered into an agreement to acquire Murphy Geospatial (Dublin, Ireland), a multidisciplinary geospatial services firm. Link to details

02/02/2024

Alliance Technical Group (Decatur, AL), an air emissions testing and monitoring solutions firm, entered an agreement to acquire ORTECH Consulting (Mississauga, Canada), an environmental, engineering, and science consulting firm. Link to details

02/05/2024

Geospatial solutions firm The Sanborn Map Company (Colorado Springs, CO) purchased the assets of Nuvia Dynamics (Toronto, Canada) and established its Canadian subsidiary named Sanborn Geophysics (Toronto, Canada), a geophysical survey services firm. Link to details

02/05/2024

Environmental consulting and services firm RSK Group (Helsby, UK) acquired Brown & May Marine France (Brest, France), a firm that specializes in the provision of studies and services relating to various interfaces that occur between commercial fishing and offshore renewable energy projects. Link to details

02/06/2024

Surveying and project management firm Hardies Property & Construction Consultants (Edinburgh, UK) acquired David Adamson and Partners (Edinburgh, UK), a firm that offers surveying, cost and contract management, planning and program management, and housing consulting services. Link to details

02/07/2024

Power services firm Qualus (Cincinnati, OH) acquired Enkompass Power and Energy Corporation (Bolton, Canada), an electrical engineering and technical services firm. Link to details