Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: October 10

This week Morrissey Goodale reported four deals in the United States and five international deal involving companies from the United Kingdom, Canada, the Netherlands, Sweden, and Singapore.

10/10/2014


M&A TRANSACTIONS

This week Morrissey Goodale reported four deals in the United States and five international deal involving companies from the United Kingdom, Canada, the Netherlands, Sweden, and Singapore.
This week Morrissey Goodale reported four deals in the United States and five international deal involving companies from the United Kingdom, Canada, The Netherlands, Sweden, and Singapore. Image courtesy of Morrissey Goodale.


















10/3/2014

Leading engineering, consulting, and construction services firm, The Burns Group (Philadelphia, PA) acquired Orth-Rodgers & Associates, Inc. (ORA) (Newtown Square, PA), an award-winning engineering and planning firm specializing in highway, bridge and traffic engineering, environmental services, and public involvement. ORA serves a variety of public and private clients including state departments of transportation, municipal and county government, and private developers. Morrissey Goodale provided M&A advisory services to The Burns Group. Link to details

10/1/2014

Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson (JMT) (Sparks, MD) and Rubeling & Associates (Towson, MD) have merged. The two firms will combine their architectural groups to blend and strengthen many services. Link to details

10/6/2014

COWI (Lyngby, Denmark) acquired Donaldson Associates (Uttoxeter, UK), a consulting company known for delivering high-end geotechnical design as well as tunnel and underground engineering services. COWI is a consulting group that has competencies within engineering, economics and environmental science. Link to details 

10/2/2014

Kane and Johnson Architects (Rochester, MN) merged with Widseth Smith Nolting (Crookston, MN), a multi-disciplined firm with experts in civil, mechanical, electrical, and structural engineering, architecture, landscape architecture, land surveying, environmental services, and water resources. Link to details

10/3/2014

Natural and built asset design and consultancy firm, ARCADIS (Amsterdam, Netherlands) acquired Franz Environmental (Mississauga, Canada), a firm with specialized expertise in environmental remediation, site assessments, brownfields, and hydrogeology. Link to details

10/3/2014

IBI Group agreed to sell the Quebec assets and operations of IBI/DAA Group, CHB-IBI Group, Martin, Marcotte/Beinhaker Architects, and related entities (Toronto, Canada) to Services Intégrés Lemay & Associés (Lemay) (Montreal, Canada). IBI Group also sold a 30 percent equity interest in IBI Group Urban Consultant to Lemay and a 19 percent equity interest to Daniel Arbour. Link to details

10/6/2014

Technical consultancy services firm Rejlers (Stockholm, Sweden) acquired Sonika AB (Stockholm, Sweden), an engineering consultancy focusing on installation management of technology-intensive construction. Link to details

10/3/2014

Private equity firm, Southern Capital Group (Singapore, Singapore) bought a majority stake in United Engineers engineering and construction subsidiary UE E&C (Singapore, Singapore) for around S$230 million. Link to details

10/1/2014

Bowman Consulting (Chantilly, VA) announced that it has acquired Omland Engineering Associates (Cedar Knolls, NJ), a civil engineering and land surveying company. The acquisition was effective on October 1. Link to details 



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