M&A Activity Report for the week of 5/15/2023 – 5/21/2023

May 30, 2023

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Domestic Transactions:


SABArchitects (Seattle, WA), an architecture firm, joined Boulder Associates (Boulder, CO), a healthcare and senior living design firm. Link to Details.



Emerio Design (Beaverton, OR), a civil and structural engineering, land use planning, surveying, and house design firm, acquired Reece & Associates (Albany, OR), an engineering and planning firm. Link to Details.



Engineering services firm Bowman Consulting Group (Reston, VA) acquired customized fire protection and life safety engineering specialist Fisher Engineering (Johns Creek, GA). Link to Details.



In its second transaction this week, Bowman Consulting Group (Reston, VA) acquired Hole Montes (Naples, FL), an engineering services firm that provides infrastructure planning services. Link to Details.



CPH Consulting (Sanford, FL), an architecture and engineering design firm, signed an agreement to acquire ELEVEN18 Architecture (Orlando, FL), an architecture and interior design firm for retail, hospitality, senior living, self-storage, and entertainment/themed development projects. Link to Details.



Matrix New World (Florham Park, NY), an environmental consulting and engineering firm, partnered with True Environmental (Plano, TX), a platform focused on building a consulting and engineering organization for environmental end markets. Link to Details.



Engineering Economics, Inc. (EEI) (Lakewood, CO), a facility consulting firm specializing in performance improvements for building environmental systems, acquired Rivion (Milwaukee, WI), a sustainability assessment consulting firm. Link to Details.



draftPros (Miami, FL), a design-build and site acquisition provider for telecommunication and renewable energy projects, and The WT Group (Hoffman Estates, IL), an engineering, design, and consulting firm, announced a strategic partnership. Link to Details.


Global Transactions:


Wells-focused energy consultancy Elemental Energies (Westhill, UK) acquired well engineering and project management firm Norwell Engineering (Aberdeen, UK). Link to Details.


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