M&A Activity Report for the week of 2/27/2023 – 3/5/2023

Mar 08, 2023

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Domestic Transactions:


Parisi Transportation Consulting (Berkeley, CA), a planning and design services provider for complete streets, safe streets, active transportation, traffic engineering, and transportation planning projects, merged with Parametrix (Seattle, WA), an engineering, planning, and environmental services firm. Link to Details.



Professional services firm The HFW Companies (St. Louis, MO) formed a strategic growth partnership with architectural firm GastingerWalker& (Kansas City, MO). Link to Details.



Technology, conformity assessment, and consulting solutions provider NV5 (Hollywood, FL) acquired owner representation services provider Gaudet Associates (Jupiter, FL). Link to Details.



Sustainable design, consulting, and commissioning services firm Epsten Group (Atlanta, GA) merged with engineering and technical services firm Salas O’Brien (Santa Ana, CA). Link to Details.



Amicon Management (Miami, FL), a construction services consulting firm that specializes in large-scale development oversight, merged with Cumming Group (Seattle, WA), an international project management and cost consulting firm. Link to Details.



Manhard Consulting (Lincolnshire, IL), a civil engineering and surveying firm, acquired Abram Dashner (Austin, TX), a surveying firm. Link to Details.



Cultural resource management and consulting services firm PaleoWest (Phoenix, AZ) acquired cultural resource management firm Stratified Environmental and Archaeological Services (Ignacio, CO). Link to Details.



Private investment firm Turnspire Capital Partners (New York, NY) acquired water asset management services firm USG Water Solutions (Atlanta, GA) from Veolia North America (Boston, MA). Link to Details.



Element 84 (Alexandria, VA), a cloud-based geospatial data processing and earth science systems firm, acquired Azavea (Philadelphia, PA), an advanced geospatial technology services provider. Link to Details.



Expanding its transportation planning and traffic engineering services, Passero Associates (Rochester, NY), a full-service professional engineering and architecture consulting firm, acquired SRF Associates (Rochester, NY), a transportation planning, engineering, and design consulting services firm. Link to Details.



WOODPATEL (Phoenix, AZ), a civil engineering company, acquired Geomatics Consulting Group (Phoenix, AZ), a land surveying and mapping services firm. Link to Details.



Architecture, planning, and interiors firm Beyer Blinder Belle (New York, NY) acquired environmental graphics firm LVCK (New York, NY). Link to Details.


Global Transactions:


Environmental consulting and services firm RSK Group (Helsby, UK) acquired tree and vegetation management firm Treefellers (Cheshire, UK). Link to Details.



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