M&A Activity Report for the week of 6/17/24-6/23/24

Jun 24, 2024

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Domestic Transactions:

Engineering, design, environmental, surveying, and PM services firm, Weaver Consultants Group (Chicago, IL), merged with environmental consulting firm Avocet Environmental (Irvine, CA), specializing in solutions to address environmental liabilities for industrial, institutional, and commercial clients. Read More.


JHA Companies (Montrose, PA), an engineering, land surveying, and environmental firm, acquired environmental services firm Glace Associates (Camp Hill, PA), with experience in civil, environmental, facilities, sanitary, solid waste, and water resources engineering projects. Read More.


Environmental consulting firm Sphere 3 Environmental (Longview, TX) joined True Environmental (New York, NY), a platform focused on building a consulting and engineering organization for environmental end markets. Read More.


Qualus (Cincinnati, OH), a power services firm, acquired power engineering and consulting firm ASSET Engineering (Ridgeland, MS), with experience in renewable generation development, battery energy storage systems, microgrids, and distributed energy resources. Read More.


Forensic engineering and consulting firm Haag (Flower Mound, TX), serving the legal, insurance, private, manufacturing, and construction sectors, joined facilities planning and design firm Salas O’Brien (Irvine, CA) (ENR #39). Read More.


Leading engineering, construction & consulting firm Atwell (Southfield, MI) (ENR #71) acquired professional surveying, engineering, and mapping services firm Hydro Consultants (Baton Rouge, LA). Read More.


International Transactions:


ANA Consulting Philippines (Cebu City, Philippines), an engineering management consulting firm, merged with project management firm JML Design Concepts (Cebu City, Philippines). Read More.


RSK Group (Helsby, UK), a leading environmental consulting and services firm, entered into an agreement to receive a £500 million preferred equity investment from a consortium led by Searchlight Capital Partners (New York, NY). The additional capital is expected to support RSK’s 2030 Global Growth Strategy, including organic growth initiatives and the firm’s acquisition strategy. Read More.


GEG Capital (Inverness, UK), an investment group focused on U.K.-based firms, acquired a stake in architecture firm Bracewell Stirling Consulting (Tillicoultry, UK), which offers design, master planning, 3D modeling, and sustainability services. Read More.


A multidisciplinary firm focused on environmental engineering, geotechnics, materials engineering, hydrogeology, and building sciences, DEC Enviro (Saint-Sauveur, Canada), joined Fondasol Group (Avignon, France), a group of companies specializing in geotechnical engineering. Read More.


APEM Group (Stockport, UK), an environmental and geospatial services firm, acquired ecology and heritage consulting firm Biosis (Melbourne, Australia). Read More.

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