M&A Activity Report for the week of 6/13/2022 - 6/19/2022

Jun 20, 2022

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Domestic Transactions:



Award-winning transportation consulting company, Ramey Kemp Associates (Raleigh, NC) announced a strategic partnership with Trilon Group (Denver, CO), a family of infrastructure-focused businesses. Trilon Group is backed up by Alpine Investors (San Francisco, CA). Link to Details.




Barton & Loguidice (Liverpool, NY), a multi-disciplinary consulting firm that provides technical solutions to public and private clients with 350 employees, has announced the acquisition of Bivens & Associates Architects (Syracuse, NY). Link to Details.




Global integrated design firm, Stantec (Edmonton, Canada) announced that GL Planning & Design (San Francisco, CA) a design firm specializing in laboratory planning and architecture for Science and Technology projects, will join its Buildings practice. Link to Details.




COLE Architects (Boise, ID) has finalized a merger with HDA Architects (Gilbert, AZ), expanding the firm's presence in the region to three western states: Oregon, Idaho, and Arizona. Link to Details.




V&A Consulting Engineers (Oakland, CA) further demonstrated their commitment to supporting the infrastructure needs of FLorida municipalities with the acquisition of civil and environmental engineering, Metzger+Williard (Tampa, FL). Link to Details.




Architecture for the urban environment, CORE10 Architecture (St. Louis, MO), has acquired Urban Werks (St. Louis, MO), an architecture firm that specializes in the community planning, urban design, and adaptive reuse markets. Link to Details.




Associated Design Group (Lafayette, LA), the largest Louisiana-based MEP engineering firm has announced the acquisition of EE Consultants (Alexandria, LA). Link to Details.




RGS Associates (Lancaster, PA), a leading landscape architecture and civil engineering firm, has announced the acquisition of Glackin Thomas Panzak (Paoli, PA), a land planning and landscape architecture firm. Link to Details.




Seismic Surveys (Fredrick, MD) has announced its recent acquisition by Argus Monitoring Solutions Holdings (Birmingham, AL). Benford Capital Partners (Chicago, IL), a private equity firm formed Argus in 2021 as a holding company of market-leading testing and measurement services and equipment companies in the seismic and environmental monitoring industries. Link to Details.




CPH (Sanford, FL), a nationally ranked architecture and engineering firm, has announced a strategic partnership with Trilon Group (Denver, CO), a family of infrastructure consulting businesses. Link to Details.



Global Transactions:



Planning, design, environmental, engineering and safety consultancy, Mabbett & Associates (Glasgow, UK), has continued its strategic growth journey with the acquisition of leading energy and environmental consultants, GEP Environmental (Winchester, UK). Link to Details.




NIRAS (Allerod, Denmark), a leading consultant to the Danish Pharma and Life Sciences industries has announced the acquisition of Dolmen Engineering (Castlebar, Ireland), an engineering consultancy specializing in the execution of projects in the pharmaceutical and life science industry. Link to Details.


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