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This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight U.S. deals and two international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom and Ireland. Courtesy: Morrissey Goodale
Commissioning January 27, 2023

Weekly merger and acquisition update: January 27, 2023

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight U.S. deals and two international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom and Ireland.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter January 23, 2023

First and second order effects of artificial intelligence on the A&E industry

AI is being used in the A&E industry to improve outcomes and efficiency at every stage of the project pipeline from design to maintenance.

By Morrissey Goodale
Commissioning January 20, 2023

Weekly merger and acquisition update: January 20, 2023

This week Morrissey Goodale reported five U.S. deals and three international deals involving companies from Sweden, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom and Ireland.

By Morrissey Goodale
Image courtesy: Brett Sayles
Commissioning January 18, 2023

AE firms increasing pay to retain employees

Faced with widespread staffing issues, managers in A&E are expected to continue doling out larger raises and bonuses in 2023 to retain current employees.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter January 13, 2023

Weekly merger and acquisition update: January 13, 2023

This week Morrissey Goodale reported twelve U.S. deals and six international deals involving companies from Sweden, Belgium, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Canada and the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Commissioning January 11, 2023

Is 2023 a return to the “old” normal for the A/E industry?

What was accepted as normal before the COVID-19 pandemic might be returning to the A/E industry.

By Morrissey Goodale
This week Morrissey Goodale reported 11 U.S. deals and five international deals involving companies from Australia, South Africa, the U.K. and Canada. Courtesy: Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter December 29, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: December 29, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported six U.S. deals and one international deal involving companies from the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
This week Morrissey Goodale reported 11 U.S. deals and five international deals involving companies from Australia, South Africa, the U.K. and Canada. Courtesy: Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter December 16, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: December 16, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported three U.S. deals and seven international deals involving companies from Australia, Belgium, France, Sweden, Finland, Canada and the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
This week Morrissey Goodale reported 11 U.S. deals and five international deals involving companies from Australia, South Africa, the U.K. and Canada. Courtesy: Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter December 9, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: December 9, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported thirteen U.S. deals and nine international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom,  Netherlands, Ireland, Canada, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates and France.

By Morrissey Goodale
This week Morrissey Goodale reported 11 U.S. deals and five international deals involving companies from Australia, South Africa, the U.K. and Canada. Courtesy: Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter December 2, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: December 2, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported four U.S. deals and five international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Denmark, Norway, Australia and France.

By Morrissey Goodale
This week Morrissey Goodale reported 11 U.S. deals and five international deals involving companies from Australia, South Africa, the U.K. and Canada. Courtesy: Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 23, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: November 23, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported one U.S deal and two international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom and Canada.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter November 21, 2022

Using models to predict the future

Accurate models available about what you can expect predicting what lies ahead for your AE or environmental consulting firm.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 18, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: November 18, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported three U.S. deals and one international deal involving a company from Germany.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 14, 2022

AE industry records double-digit growth in Q3 2022

Firms of all sizes and types around the AE industry are experiencing unprecedented growth and profitability.

By Morrissey Goodale
This week Morrissey Goodale reported 11 U.S. deals and five international deals involving companies from Australia, South Africa, the U.K. and Canada. Courtesy: Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 11, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: November 11, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported six U.S. deals and three international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom and Canada.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 7, 2022

Four factors stressing out AE, environmental firm managers

Four factors are combining to stress out AE and environmental firm project and operations managers across the industry. There’s no relief in sight—and it’s taking a toll on morale.

By Morrissey Goodale
This week Morrissey Goodale reported 11 U.S. deals and five international deals involving companies from Australia, South Africa, the U.K. and Canada. Courtesy: Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 4, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: November 4, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported 11 U.S. deals and five international deals involving companies from Australia, South Africa, the U.K. and Canada.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter October 31, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: October 28, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven U.S. deals and three international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom and Australia.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter October 21, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: October 21, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported thirteen U.S. deals and five international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, and The Netherlands.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter October 14, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: October 14, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported four U.S. deals and six international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Sweden, Belgium, China, Singapore, Canada, Australia, and Ireland.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter October 10, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: October 7, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported fourteen U.S. deals and eight international deals involving companies from The Netherlands, Ireland, United Kingdom, Malaysia and Canada.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Commissioning September 26, 2022

Eight questions for the AE industry in the fall

Eight frequent questions pertaining to the A/E industry are highlighted with advice for industry CEOs and investors.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter September 19, 2022

Specificity is key when considering strategic options

Strategic options available to create and/or maximize shareholder value when considering an assessment for businesses.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter September 16, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: September 16, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight U.S. deals and six international deals involving companies from the Netherlands, Germany, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, and Norway.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter September 9, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: September 9, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight U.S. deals and four international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, New Zealand and Canada.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter September 2, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: September 2, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported five U.S. deals and five international deals involving companies from Belgium, Spain, United Kingdom, Sweden and Australia.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter August 29, 2022

Strategic thinking for AE firms

One of the biggest challenges strategic planning teams have is getting their heads around strategic thinking.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter August 26, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: August 26, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported five U.S. deals and one international deal involving companies from the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter August 22, 2022

Consolidation’s impact on the AE business

Trends for firms from around the world and for U.S. firms that have overseas operations.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Commissioning August 15, 2022

Seven things to consider when selling your AE firm

Selling your AE or environmental firm can be a daunting process

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter August 12, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: August 12, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported four U.S. deals and four international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom and Canada.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter August 8, 2022

What your videoconference style says about you

Note your four letters and see what your videoconference preferences reveal about you

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter August 5, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: August 5, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported nine U.S. deals and four international deals involving companies from Canada, France, Colombia, Australia, Spain and United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter August 1, 2022

Inside the mind of the CEO

New CEO shares four insights during mid-year all-employee meeting

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter July 29, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: July 29, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight U.S. deals and one international deals involving companies from Denmark and Germany

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter July 25, 2022

The secret wants and needs of leading design firms and PE/FO

This year will see record levels of recapitalization among the ENR Top 500

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter July 22, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: July 22, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eleven U.S. deals and seven international deals involving companies from the Netherlands, Canada, Belgium, Spain, Australia and Ireland.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter July 18, 2022

Nine thoughts on the state of the AE workplace in 2022

A mid-summer stream of consciousness on the state of the AE industry workplace in 2022, how it relates to work trends in the larger economy, and where things may be headed

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Lab-planning details that matter July 15, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: July 15, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven U.S. deals and six international deals involving companies from Canada, Australia, Sweden, and Ireland.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter July 11, 2022

Questions raised by the heterogeneous AE industry of 2022

In 2022, how work gets done, how teams interact, and how decisions get made are dramatically different depending on where a firm is located.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter July 8, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: July 8, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported ten U.S. deals and ten international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Ireland, Belgium, Netherlands, Singapore, Australia and Taiwan.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter July 1, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: July 1, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported six U.S. deals and three international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom and Finland. 

By Morrissey Goodale
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Lab-planning details that matter June 27, 2022

Four ungrounded assumptions in the AE industry

The AE industry sometimes operates on ideas that are based more on emotion than reality. Four of the biggest misconceptions are highlighted.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter June 24, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: June 24, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven U.S. deals and two international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Canada and Germany.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter June 22, 2022

A/E firms dealing with heavy workload backlogs

A/E firms all over are dealing with heavy workload backlogs as worries about an economic recession and inflation continue to loom over the economy.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter June 17, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: June 17, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported nine U.S. deals and two international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Denmark. 

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter June 13, 2022

Eight takeaways on AE business

The Western states symposium brought together more than 150 AE industry leaders and investors and several thoughts on the state of the industry.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter June 10, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: June 10, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported four U.S. deals and three international deals involving companies from Canada and Spain.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter June 6, 2022

Irrational Exuberance?

“Economic hurricane” on the horizon. Anxiety abounds. Except—apparently—in the AE industry.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter May 27, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: May 27, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven U.S. deals and six international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Canada, Germany, The Netherlands, UAE, and, France and Ireland.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter May 23, 2022

Pardon the disruption

The biggest challenge for firms—and for the industry—is complacency ahead of massive industry disruption.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter May 20, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: May 20, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported six U.S. deals and six international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, France, Finland and Ireland.

By Morrissey Goodale
Downtown Chicago. Courtesy: CFE Media
Lab-planning details that matter May 16, 2022

An Rx for floundering founder’s syndrome

Eight tips for company owners looking to pass the baton to the next generation are highlighted.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter May 13, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: May 13, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven U.S. deals and four international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Canada, France and Denmark.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter May 9, 2022

Industry benchmarks, changes for AE design firms

Engineering News-Record released its annual list of the industry’s Top 500 Design Firms

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter May 6, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: May 6, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported ten U.S. deals and seven international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Sweden, Norway, France, Spain, Canada and New Zealand.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter May 2, 2022

The Domino Effect

Four trends that will play out over the next five years and then converge in a domino effect to remake the A/E industry.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter April 29, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: April 29, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported six U.S. deals and two international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter April 25, 2022

The impact rumors have on an A/E firm

Rumors can kill an A/E firm sale. It’s the CEO’s job to manage them.

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Lab-planning details that matter April 22, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: April 22, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight U.S. deals and two international deals involving companies from Ireland, Belgium and France.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter April 18, 2022

Strategy rethink: how to win in the west

The industry in the Western U.S. is booming

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter April 15, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: April 15, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported thirteen U.S. deals and six international deals involving companies from Austria, France, Netherlands, New Zealand, Australia, United Kingdom and Ireland.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Commissioning April 8, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: April 8, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported ten U.S. deals and six international deals involving companies from Sweden, the United Kingdom, Finland and Japan.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter April 1, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: April 1, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported four U.S. deals and three international deals involving companies from France, UAE, Netherlands and the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Lab-planning details that matter March 29, 2022

Acceleration—Morrissey Goodale’s M&A symposium

Seven takeaways from the panel discussions involving buyers, sellers, and M&A experts

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter March 25, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: March 25, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven U.S. deals and three international deals involving companies from Norway and the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter March 21, 2022

Advice for A/E CEOs to get the best deal

What to avoid so that you can get the best deal for your shareholders

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter March 18, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: March 18, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight U.S. deals and three international deals involving companies from Canada, Germany and the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter March 14, 2022

Four tips for A/E CEOs from past leaders

People running A/E firms are dealing with a lot of turnover and challenges today, and it's important they keep looking ahead. Former CEOs offer some direct tips for them.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter March 11, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: March 11, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven U.S. deals and nine international deals involving companies from Canada, England, France, United Kingdom, Ireland and Australia.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter March 7, 2022

Heady days for the industry – but storm clouds gather in the east

Highlights from the quarterly earnings reports of industry-leading firms and early takes on how the effects of war in Ukraine could impact the industry in 2022.

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Lab-planning details that matter March 4, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: March 4, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported ten U.S. deals and five international deals involving companies from Brunei, India, New Zealand, Canada, Switzerland and United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter February 28, 2022

Four paths to tech-enabled transformation

Tech-enabled transformation takes on many forms and requires companies to take the initiative whether its internal development or partnering with other firms to realize their full potential.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter February 25, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: February 25, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported ten U.S. deals and five international deals involving companies from Brunei, India, New Zealand, Canada, Switzerland and United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter February 18, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: February 18, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported nine U.S. deals and two international deals involving companies from Ireland, United Kingdom and Scotland.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter February 14, 2022

Seven phrases A/E firms don’t use anymore

There’s been a lot of change in how business and work get done in the AE industry over the past three years.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter February 11, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: February 11, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported thirteen U.S. deals and four international deals involving companies from Canada, Ireland, Norway, and the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter February 7, 2022

Inside the mind of the CEO

While she trusted them to craft a pitch-perfect presentation that covered all of the high points she wanted to convey, she also knew that neither they nor anyone else fully understood exactly what she was thinking as she read their words from the teleprompter.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter February 4, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: February 4, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported fourteen U.S. deals and six international deals involving companies from Canada, Spain, Ireland, Norway, Denmark, and the United Kingdom

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter January 31, 2022

The new (public) kids on the block

The involvement by publicly traded AE firms in industry consolidation has been steadily declining since the Great Recession. But that dynamic changed last year with the arrival of some new players on the scene.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter January 28, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: January 28, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported nine U.S. deals and two international deals involving companies from France, Germany, the Netherlands, and United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter January 24, 2022

Employee-owned firms, the big squeeze, and the nifty fifty

Employee-owned brands will occupy a very different position in the industry

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter January 21, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: January 21, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported fourteen U.S. deals.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter January 18, 2022

Your CFE and CMO – Innovation killers or innovation champions?

Here’s how your CFO and CMO combine to destroy innovation at your firm and how they can change to be the champions of innovation.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter January 14, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: January 14, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven U.S. deals and seven international deals involving companies from France, China, Norway, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore and Canada.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter January 10, 2022

How four trends will converge over five years to remake the AE industry

2027 will be an inflection point as these four trends converge to upend the operating principles of the AE and environmental industry and reframe its future trajectory.

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Lab-planning details that matter January 7, 2022

Weekly merger and acquisition update: January 7, 2022

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight U.S. deals.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter December 23, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: December 23, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported four U.S. deals and two international deals involving companies from Canada and the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Lab-planning details that matter December 20, 2021

What could possibly go wrong? Or “I’ve made a huge mistake”

Trends and risks that should factor in to your 2022 planning and decision-making.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter December 17, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: December 17, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported five U.S. deals and five international deals involving companies from Canada, United Kingdom, France, Israel and Singapore.

By Morrissey Goodale
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Lab-planning details that matter December 13, 2021

2021: The year of the big raise

A/E leadership teams are opening their wallets and doling out raises like never before due to inflation and high demand for workers.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter December 10, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: December 10, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight U.S. deals and four international deals involving companies from Belgium, Denmark and Canada.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter December 6, 2021

Once in a lifetime: An open letter to the class of 2022

Morrissey Goodale reminds the next wave of professionals to not take these remarkable times for granted.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter December 3, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: December 3, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight U.S. deals and eight international deals involving companies from Canada, Australia, Sweden, Norway, United Kingdom, Spain, Czech Republic and Germany.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter November 29, 2021

The A/E firm workplace in 2021: Just don’t say “required”

Here are a few of the different types of workplace models and associated dynamics at play across the A/E industry in 2021.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 24, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: November 23, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported four U.S. deals and two international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom and Germany.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 22, 2021

Twenty-two A/E predictions for 2022

Morrissey Goodale offers predictions for 2022 on topics including bitcoin, infrastructure, hiring and more.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 19, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: November 19, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eleven U.S. deals and two international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom and Canada.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter November 15, 2021

It’s time for predictions—but first, how did they do in 2021?

Morrissey Goodale takes a look back to last November and the 21 predictions they made for 2021.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 12, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: November 12, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported six U.S. deals and five international deals involving companies from Sweden, United Kingdom, Canada and Australia.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 8, 2021

It’s not the Great Resignation that’s reshaping the A/E industry

It’s the Great Reassessment. And it’s playing out in two ways that will have massive impacts for years to come as a result of (a) baby boomers “finding” themselves as if it was the Summer of Love all over again and (b) the most useless employee manual ever written.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 5, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: November 5, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported twelve U.S. deals and four international deals involving companies from Canada, Netherlands, United Kingdom and Ireland.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 1, 2021

Private equity challenges in the short- and long-term

Morrissey Goodale reports 36% of all A/E industry transactions this year have involved private equity and recapitalization of the industry by PE has been steadily crowding out capitalization by employee-owners.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter October 29, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: October 29, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported five U.S. deals and one international deal involving companies from Sweden and Finland.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter October 25, 2021

The six big takeaways from Morrissey Goodale’s Texas M&A Symposium

Year-to-date there have been 335 transactions of A/E and environmental firms. That number eclipses the prior full-year record of 318 deals set in 2019.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter October 22, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: October 22, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported two U.S. deals and three international deals involving companies from Ireland, Canada and Australia.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter October 18, 2021

Taking the pulse of the A/E industry

Morrissey Goodale provides context to the trends in the A/E industry and what could lie ahead next year.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter October 15, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: October 15, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported twelve U.S. deals and four international deals involving companies from the UK, Canada and France.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter October 11, 2021

What can we learn from the thirteen most prolific acquirers in the A/E industry?

If you see some of these characteristics in the suitor you are talking to, then there’s a better chance that you will get your transaction across the finish line.

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Lab-planning details that matter October 8, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: October 8, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported fifteen U.S. deals and four international deals involving companies from Sweden, Italy, Spain, Ireland, France and Sweden.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter October 4, 2021

Coaching session for sellers: initial meeting “dos” and “don’ts”

Morrissey Goodale provides coaching tips to sellers to help prepare for initial meetings with potential suitors.

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Lab-planning details that matter October 1, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: October 1, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported ten U.S. deals and three international deals involving companies from Sweden, Denmark, Spain, Norway and Austria.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter September 27, 2021

VAX, WFH, and other acronyms remaking the U.S. A/E workforce

Morrissey Goodale discusses the messy return to office in 2021 and the overall implications for the A/E industry.

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Lab-planning details that matter September 24, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: September 24, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven U.S. deals and five international deals involving companies from Australia, Netherlands, United Kingdom and Canada.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter September 20, 2021

Avoid these unforced errors to be a successful acquirer in today’s market

Morrissey Goodale's M&A team compiled a checklist of the most common mistakes they see being made by unsuccessful buyers in today’s market.

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Lab-planning details that matter September 17, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: September 17, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported two U.S. deals and seven international deals involving companies from Australia, Poland, France, United Kingdom, Sri Lanka, Finland and Canada.

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Lab-planning details that matter September 13, 2021

Eleven questions every CEO should be able to answer without fail

If you’re a CEO, try answering these 11 questions. If you’re not your firm’s CEO but would like to better understand who is in the driver’s seat, try lobbing one or more of these questions during the Q&A section of your firm’s next all-employee Teams meeting.

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Lab-planning details that matter September 10, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: September 10, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight U.S. deals and three international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, France and Canada.

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Lab-planning details that matter September 3, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: September 3, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported ten U.S. deals and four international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Sweden, Denmark and France.

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Lab-planning details that matter August 30, 2021

The future’s so bright: Industry leaders see a strong ending to a remarkable 2021

Morrissey Goodale is providing the A/E industry with news and perspective on what is happening. This week, industry leaders report on an unprecedented 2021.

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Lab-planning details that matter August 27, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: August 27, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported two U.S. deals and five international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Norway, Chile, Canada, Sweden and Australia. 

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter August 23, 2021

Five CEOs share their biggest regrets from the next recession

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on what is happening in the industry. This week, five CEOs share their regrets on lessons not learned from 2020 / 2021.

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Lab-planning details that matter August 20, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: August 20, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported five U.S. deals and four international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Sweden, Finland, Netherlands, Singapore and Ireland.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter August 16, 2021

The painful post-pandemic reality for many architecture firms

Morrissey Goodale reports many A/E firms are turning down work. But one particular group of designers experienced a very different 2020.

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Lab-planning details that matter August 13, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: August 13, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported nine U.S. deals and two international deals involving companies from Canada and the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter August 9, 2021

A record-breaking six months of A/E industry consolidation (Olympics edition)

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on what is happening in the industry. This week, they share M&A stats and trends from the first half of 2021.

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Lab-planning details that matter August 6, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: August 6, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported twelve U.S. deals and three international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter August 2, 2021

A/E industry is humming through the summertime

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on what is happening in the industry. This week, they highlight successes in the A/E industry and why it's been successful.

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Lab-planning details that matter July 30, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: July 30, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven U.S. deals and six international deals involving companies from the U.S., United Kingdom, Germany, Canada and Ireland.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter July 26, 2021

Strategic planning in a post-vaccine world: Do some firms have a competitive advantage?

Leadership teams are eager to reboot strategic planning that was in play pre-pandemic along with new strategic planning initiatives for a post-vaccine world.

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Lab-planning details that matter July 23, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: July 23, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported nine U.S. deals and three international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Canada, and Norway.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter July 19, 2021

Lessons A/E CEOs learned about their firms during pandemic

CEOs in the A/E industry reflect on the lessons learned from this past pandemic year relating to their firms and what has changed.

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Lab-planning details that matter July 16, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: July 16, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported three U.S. deals and three international deals involving companies from Norway, Sweden, Canada, and the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter July 12, 2021

Five ways CEOs destroy value in their firms

Strong profits can cover up bad leadership habits and destroy shareholder value.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter July 12, 2021

The Magnificent Seven: How the industry’s most in-demand firms keep getting more valuable

The Deals Database provides real-time reporting of M&A multiples to show how the industry has been changing over the past decade.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter July 9, 2021

Considerations on A/E firm valuations for the present and future

A/E firm valuations are top of mind for many firms as the COVID-19 pandemic and it's a good time to take stock of the present and future and think about what will have the largest impact.

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Lab-planning details that matter July 9, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: July 9, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight U.S. deals and five international deals involving companies from Spain, Canada, and the United Kingdom.

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Lab-planning details that matter July 6, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: July 2, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported 10 U.S. deals and 5 international deals involving companies from the U.S., France, India, Italy, Canada, and the United Kingdom.

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Lab-planning details that matter June 25, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: June 25, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven U.S. deals.

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Lab-planning details that matter June 21, 2021

The digital future is arriving

This week, Morrissey Goodale provides A/E leaders perspective on how the industry continues to be recapitalized by growth-focused, efficiency-seeking private equity.

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Lab-planning details that matter June 18, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: June 18, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight U.S. deals and four international deals involving companies from the U.S., Canada, Belgium, Australia, and Ireland.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter June 14, 2021

Four big takeaways from virtual reality conference

Morrissey Goodale hosted their fourth virtual reality (VR) event for A/E industry leaders.

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Lab-planning details that matter June 11, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: June 11, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven U.S. deals and six international deals involving companies from the U.S., China, Spain, United Kingdom, Finland and Sweden.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter June 7, 2021

Navigating the 2021 tsunami of unsolicited M&A inquiries

Morrissey Goodale provides best practices for CEOs when approached about selling their A/E or environmental firm.

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Lab-planning details that matter June 4, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: June 4, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported six U.S. deals and one in Australia as the industry continues to consolidate at a record pace. U.S. M&A up 13%

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Lab-planning details that matter May 28, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: May 28, 2021

The A/E industry is consolidating at a record pace - up 14% year-over-year. This week Morrissey Goodale reported five deals in the U.S. and three international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, UAE, Germany, and New Zealand. 2021 will see more design and environmental firms transact than ever before. 

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter May 24, 2021

Tips for post-pandemic business travel

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they examine changes to business travel post-pandemic.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter May 24, 2021

What CEOs could learn from Simone Biles and George Costanza

Morrissey Goodale outlines how CEOs can "leave them on a high note" when interacting with internal and external stakeholders.

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Lab-planning details that matter May 21, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: May 21, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported four deals in the U.S. and four international deals involving companies from the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, Sweden, Finland and Qatar.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter May 17, 2021

M/E/P & structural firms are busier than ever

The pace of industry M&A continues to increase each week – now up 9% year-over-year.

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Lab-planning details that matter May 14, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: May 14, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported five deals in the U.S.

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Lab-planning details that matter May 11, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: May 7, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven deals in the U.S. and four international deals involving companies from the U.S., Canada, Australia, Denmark and Norway.

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Lab-planning details that matter May 3, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: April 30, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported five deals in the U.S. involving companies from Arizona, California, Illinois, Nevada, Texas, Massachusetts and Ohio.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter April 26, 2021

The remaking of the A/E industry accelerates

Morrissey Goodale's A/E Q1 industry report shows record increase in consolidation and recapitalization. The full report is expected to be released later this week.

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Lab-planning details that matter April 23, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: April 23, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported five deals in the U.S. and four international deals involving companies from Canada, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Belgium, Ireland and Sweden.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter April 19, 2021

How A/E firms are staying on the leading edge

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they examine how A/E firms are staying ahead of the curve.

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Lab-planning details that matter April 16, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: April 16, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported 12 deals in the U.S. and five international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Ireland, Sweden, Finland, Denmark and France.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter April 12, 2021

Mergers and acquisitions expected to spike in 2022

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they examine how mergers and acquisitions are expected to explode in 2022.

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Lab-planning details that matter April 9, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: April 9, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported five deals in the U.S. and six international deals involving companies from Canada, Australia, Sweden, Finland and the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter April 5, 2021

CEOs adjusting to new workforce realities

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they examine on how CEOs are being forced to adjust to new realities with their workforce when it comes to expectations.

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Lab-planning details that matter April 2, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: April 2, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported six deals in the U.S. and five international deal involving companies from the U.S., Costa Rica, France, Australia, the U.K., Malaysia, the UAE and the Netherlands.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter March 29, 2021

Key takeaways from A/E symposium

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they examine the key takeaways from M&A symposium and how it relates to the A/E industry as a whole.

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Lab-planning details that matter March 26, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: March 26, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported five deals in the U.S. and one international deal involving companies from France.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter March 22, 2021

A/E industry outlook positive for 2021, future

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they examine the A/E industry's future outlook and why it's trending positive.

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Lab-planning details that matter March 19, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: March 19, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight deals in the U.S. and seven international deals involving companies from the U.S., Denmark, Australia, France, the UAE, Canada, Netherlands and United Kingdom.

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Lab-planning details that matter March 12, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: March 12, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight deals in the U.S. and four international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Australia, the U.S. and Canada.

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Lab-planning details that matter March 5, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: March 5, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported sevens deals in the U.S. and three international deals involving companies from the U.S., Canada, United Kingdom, China and Australia.

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Lab-planning details that matter March 3, 2021

Systems and people overwhelmed, overloaded

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they examine how dispersions could change the A/E industry.

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Lab-planning details that matter February 26, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: February 26, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported four deals in the U.S. and four international deals involving companies from the U.S., Canada and United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
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Lab-planning details that matter February 22, 2021

Three waves of disruption ahead for the A/E industry

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they examine how dispersions could change the A/E industry.

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Lab-planning details that matter February 19, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: February 19, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported five deals in the U.S. and two international deals involving companies from Canada, Australia, Netherlands and the United Arab Emirates.

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Lab-planning details that matter February 12, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: February 12, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported five deals in the U.S. and three international deals involving companies from the United Arab Emirates, Canada, France and the United Kingdom.

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Lab-planning details that matter February 5, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: February 5, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported ten deals in the U.S. and six international deals involving companies from the United States, Canada, Australia, Netherlands, the United Kingdom and the United Arab Emirates.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter January 29, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: January 29, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight deals in the U.S. and five international deals involving companies from the United States, Canada, France, Norway and the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter January 25, 2021

Geography is key to A/E firms’ success

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they highlight how geography is a key factor to success and why U.S. companies are moving South.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter January 22, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: January 22, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight deals in the U.S. and four international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Sweden, Belgium, France, the Netherlands and Denmark.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter January 15, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: January 15, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported twelve deals in the U.S. and six international deals involving companies from the United States, Canada, China, Sweden, Finland, the United Kingdom, Spain, Germany and Denmark.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter January 11, 2021

Nine key factors for A/E businesses in 2021

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they highlight nine things that lay ahead in 2021 and what will be key for firms.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter January 8, 2021

Weekly merger and acquisition update: January 8, 2021

This week Morrissey Goodale reported twelve deals in the U.S. and one international deal involving companies from the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter December 21, 2020

Weekly merger and acquisition update: December 18, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight deals in the U.S. and three international deals involving companies from Belgium, France, Canada and the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter December 21, 2020

How A/E firms are looking to the future

As 2020 draws to a close, Morrissey Goodale interviewed leaders of four of the industry’s top firms as they reflect on an unprecedented year and how they're looking to the future.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter December 15, 2020

How A/E firms have adapted in 2020

Architectural engineering (A/E) firm leaders offer advice and insight on how they've adapted to the new normal of COVID-19 in 2020 and what they've learned.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter December 11, 2020

Weekly merger and acquisition update: December 11, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported four deals in the U.S. and four international deals involving companies from the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, Sweden, Ireland, Jersey and Guernsey.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter December 7, 2020

Weekly merger and acquisition update: December 4, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven deals in the U.S. and six international deals involving companies from the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 30, 2020

Virtual reality challenges, solutions for A/E firms

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they highlight two challenges with virtual reality and two problems they can solve for A/E firms.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 30, 2020

Weekly merger and acquisition update: November 27, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported one deal in the U.S. and two international deals involving companies from the U.S., Canada and the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 23, 2020

21 predictions for 2021 for the A/E industry

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they offer predictions for 2021.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 20, 2020

Weekly merger and acquisition update: November 20, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported three deals in the U.S. and two international deals from the United Kingdom, Singapore, France and Norway.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 16, 2020

A/E industry is having banner 2020

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they discuss on whether 2021 will surpass 2020's record profits.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 13, 2020

Weekly merger and acquisition update: November 13, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven deals in the U.S. in KY, PA, FL, NV, DE and OH.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 9, 2020

5 steps to sustain firm culture in a socially distanced world

Sustaining firm culture during the pandemic is becoming a hot topic. With no end in sight to remote working practices and travel restrictions, companies are worried how to sustain core values, build trust, and strengthen social capital.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 6, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: November 6, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported five deals in the U.S. and six international deals involving companies from the U.S., Canada, Germany, United Kingdom, Ireland, Japan, Vietnam and Sweden.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter November 2, 2020

Top 20 business fundamentals for A/E firms: Part 4

Firms in the A/E industry have had their fair share of adversity in 2020. Companies that follow these business fundamentals will be able to withstand the pressure and keep its composure during the tough times.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter October 30, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: October 30, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported three deals in the U.S. and six international deals involving companies from the U.S., Canada, Finland, the United Kingdom, Netherlands and Australia.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter October 28, 2020

Top 20 business fundamentals for A/E firms: Part 3

Firms in the A/E industry have had their fair share of adversity in 2020. Companies that follow these business fundamentals will be able to withstand the pressure and keep its composure during the tough times.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter October 23, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: October 23, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported eight deals in the U.S. and one international deal involving companies from Norway and Sweden.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter October 21, 2020

Top 20 business fundamentals for A/E firms: Part 2

Firms in the A/E industry have had their fair share of adversity in 2020. Companies that follow these business fundamentals will be able to withstand the pressure and keep its composure during the tough times.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter October 19, 2020

Structural and cyclical changes for A/E firms in 2021

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they discuss the structural and cyclical changes facing A/E firms.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter October 16, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: October 16, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported three deals in the U.S. and four international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Australia and Canada.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter October 14, 2020

Top 20 business fundamentals for A/E firms: Part 1

Firms in the A/E industry have had their fair share of adversity in 2020. Companies that follow these business fundamentals will be able to withstand the pressure and keep its composure during the tough times.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter October 12, 2020

Employee-owned firms face a challenging 2021

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they discuss challenges employee-owned firms face in 2021.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter October 9, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: October 9, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported sixteen deals in the U.S. and one international deal involving companies from Sweden and Finland.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter October 5, 2020

Five things A/E firms need to watch out for in 2020

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they discuss what to look out for as 2020 comes to a close.

By Morrissey Goodale
Building Types October 2, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: October 2, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported nine deals in the U.S. and three international deals involving companies from the U.S., Canada and Ireland.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter September 28, 2020

CEO outlook bright for A/E industry

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they discuss CEO's perspectives in the wake of Morrissey Goodale's VR/AR CEO Week.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter September 25, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: September 25, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported four deals in the U.S. and three international deals involving companies from the U.S., U.K., Singapore and Malaysia.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter September 22, 2020

Transitioning ownership in the new reality

Transitioning to new owners is a challenge due to COVID-19, but one avenue to consider is an earnout, which can benefit all sides involved.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter September 21, 2020

A/E industry outlook for 2021

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they discuss the outlook for 2021 and how industries will adapt.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter September 18, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: September 18, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported three deals in the U.S. and two international deals involving companies from France, the U.K. and Austria.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter September 14, 2020

Five questions A/E CEOs are asking themselves

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they discuss what is worrying A/E CEOs this fall and how they're trying to overcome their anxieties.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter September 4, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: September 4, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported then deals in the U.S. and one international deal involving two companies from Australia.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter September 2, 2020

Five recruiting tips for A/E firms in the new reality

The A/E industry is dealing with a talent shortage and this means companies needs to change their recruiting approach.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter August 31, 2020

A/E industry focusing on residential market

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they discuss how the A/E industry is focusing on the residential market and what impact the recession has had.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter August 28, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: August 28, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported three deals in the U.S. and two international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter August 24, 2020

A/E industry mergers and acquisitions rebounding

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they discuss how the M&A industry has recovered.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter August 21, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: August 21, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported six deals in the U.S. and three international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Sweden and Finland.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter August 17, 2020

A/E industry is strong, but inconsistent in 2020

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they discuss how the summer of 2020 has been strong in spite of the COVID-19 pandemic.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter August 14, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: August 14, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven deals in the U.S. and two international deals involving companies from South Africa and the United Kingdom.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter August 10, 2020

A/E industry’s new future and reality

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they discuss how no one could have predicted the state of the world in 2015.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter August 7, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: August 7, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported nine deals in the U.S. involving companies from Texas, California, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, New York, Colorado, Ohio, Washington and Missouri.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter August 3, 2020

A/E industry on track for best year ever

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they discuss how the A/E industry is on track for its best year to date in spite of, and also because of, the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Lab-planning details that matter July 31, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: July 31, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported two deals in the U.S. involving companies from Virginia, Texas and Georgia.

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Lab-planning details that matter July 27, 2020

Open letter to A/E CEOs

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they discuss how A/E firms should work on the new reality and how the pandemic is affecting the economy.

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Lab-planning details that matter July 24, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: July 24, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported two deals in the U.S. involving companies from Virginia, Texas and Georgia.

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Lab-planning details that matter July 20, 2020

Changes and innovations impacting the A/E industry

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they discuss changes and innovations impacting the A/E industry.

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Lab-planning details that matter July 17, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: July 17, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported six deals in the U.S. and four international deals involving companies from the U.S., Canada, United Kingdom, Japan, Vietnam, Ireland and Costa Rica.

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Lab-planning details that matter July 13, 2020

10 questions for the A/E industry for 2020

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. This week, they offer advice for the second half of 2020.

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Lab-planning details that matter July 10, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: July 10, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported three deals in the U.S. and five international deals involving companies from the United States, UAE, Germany and Canada.

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Lab-planning details that matter July 5, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: July 3, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported two deals in the U.S. and two international deals involving companies from the Australia, Canada and France.

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Lab-planning details that matter June 29, 2020

Coronavirus’ impact on the A/E industry, June 29, 2020

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. Highlights this week include how private equity could be a driving force in this new normal and what that could mean for A/E firms.

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Lab-planning details that matter June 26, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: June 26, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported two deals in the U.S. and two international deals involving companies from the Australia, Canada and France.

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Lab-planning details that matter June 22, 2020

Coronavirus’ impact on the A/E industry, June 22, 2020

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. Highlights this week include how private equity could be a driving force in this new normal and what that could mean for A/E firms.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter June 19, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: June 19, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported four deals in the U.S. and two international deals involving companies from the U.S., Australia and the U.K.

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Lab-planning details that matter June 15, 2020

Coronavirus’ impact on the A/E industry, June 15, 2020

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. Highlights this week include how the market outlook for this is looking bleak and companies need to adjust to this in their planning.

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Lab-planning details that matter June 12, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: June 12, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported two deals in the U.S. involving companies from Minnesota, Illinois, California and Connecticut.

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Lab-planning details that matter June 8, 2020

Coronavirus’ impact on the A/E industry, June 8, 2020

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news and perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on the industry. Highlights this week include industry highlights and concerns about the future of the industry, particularly with mergers and acquisitions down double-digits in 2020.

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Lab-planning details that matter June 5, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: June 5, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported four deals in the U.S. and one international deal involving companies from the U.K. and France.

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Lab-planning details that matter June 1, 2020

Coronavirus’ impact on the A/E industry, June 1, 2020

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news on the coronavirus and its impact on the industry. Highlights this week include a look at the A/E industry continuing to show strength, but with a note that the real challenges still lie ahead.

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Lab-planning details that matter May 29, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: May 29, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported one deal in the U.S. involving two companies from Michigan.

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Lab-planning details that matter May 26, 2020

Coronavirus’ impact on the A/E industry, May 26, 2020

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news on the coronavirus and its impact on the industry. Highlights this week include a national roundup on the industry and how the economy has, overall, been mixed and regional.

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Lab-planning details that matter May 22, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: May 22, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported two deals in the U.S. and one international deal involving companies from Austria and Spain.

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Lab-planning details that matter May 18, 2020

Coronavirus’ impact on the A/E industry, May 18, 2020

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news on the coronavirus and its impact on the industry. Highlights this week include a national roundup with a look on the potential future for the A/E industry in terms of business created and lost due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Lab-planning details that matter May 15, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: May 15, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported four deals in the U.S. and six international deals involving companies from Canada, Sweden, the UAE, the United Kingdom and Singapore.

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Lab-planning details that matter May 11, 2020

Coronavirus’ impact on the A/E industry, May 11, 2020

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news on the coronavirus and its impact on the industry. Highlights this week include a national roundup and a state-by-state look at the stay-at-home orders.

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Lab-planning details that matter May 8, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: May 8, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported seven deals in the U.S. involving companies from South Dakota, Alaska, Florida, Nevada, Ohio, Texas, Illinois and Arizona.

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Lab-planning details that matter May 4, 2020

Coronavirus’ impact on the A/E industry, May 4, 2020

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news on the coronavirus and its impact on the industry. Highlights this week include a national and regional roundup on the general impact of the economy as it relates to A/E business.

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Lab-planning details that matter May 1, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: May 1, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported five deals in the U.S. and one international dealing involving two companies from Germany.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter April 27, 2020

Coronavirus’ impact on the A/E industry, April 27, 2020

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news on the coronavirus and its impact on the industry. Highlights this week include a national and refional roundup on the general impact of the economy as it relates to A/E business.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter April 24, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: April 24, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported one deal in the U.S. involving two companies from Georgia.

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Lab-planning details that matter April 20, 2020

Coronavirus’ impact on the A/E industry, April 20, 2020

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news on the coronavirus and its impact on the industry. Highlights this week include a roundup on the general impact of the economy and a take on the post-coronavirus AEC industry.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter April 17, 2020

Three tips for A/E business valuation in the time of COVID-19

COVID-19 is causing constant changes for A/E and environmental firms and it can be a challenge to know what lies ahead. Morrissey Goodale offers three tips for firm owners valuing firms in 2020

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Lab-planning details that matter April 17, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: April 17, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported three deals in the U.S. and one international deal involving companies from Germany.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter April 13, 2020

Coronavirus’ impact on the A/E industry, April 13, 2020

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news on the coronavirus and its impact on the industry. Highlights this week include a roundup on the general impact of the economy and some positive COVID-19 developments.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter April 10, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: April 10, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported five deals in the U.S. and three international deals involving companies from the U.S., Germany, United Kingdom and Australia.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter April 6, 2020

Coronavirus’ impact on the A/E industry, April 6, 2020

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news on the coronavirus and its impact on the industry. Highlights this week include the tough times ahead for the country and the economy and seven highlights from A/E firms.

By Morrissey Goodale
Lab-planning details that matter April 3, 2020

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: April 3, 2020

This week Morrissey Goodale reported three deals in the U.S. and two international deals involving companies from the United Kingdom, Ireland and the Falklands.

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Lab-planning details that matter March 30, 2020

Coronavirus’ impact on the A/E industry, March 30, 2020

Morrissey Goodale is providing A/E leaders with news on the coronavirus and its impact on the industry. Highlights this week include an update on the coronavirus' impact on the A/E industry and poll results about what the future of the industry looks like in the short- and long-term.

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