M&A Activity Report for the week of 8/8/2022 – 8/14/2022

Aug 15, 2022

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Domestic Transactions:


Arora Engineers (Chadds Ford, PA), an engineering, program and construction management, information technology, and facilities management services provider, partnered with Jacmel Growth Partners (Brooklyn, NY), a private investment firm targeting family-operated, lower middle market companies. Link to Details.



Leading community infrastructure consultancy WK Dickson (Charlotte, NC) acquired civil and environmental engineering company Edison Engineering Group (Dallas, GA). Link to Details.



Geniant (Dallas, TX), an experience consulting firm with architecture, interior design, user experience, service design, team and change management, and software development expertise, acquired Eastlake Studio (Chicago, IL), an award-winning architecture and interior design firm. Link to Details.


Global Transactions:


SAM Companies (Austin, TX), the national leader in geospatial and inspection solutions for the utilities, transportation, and infrastructure industries, acquired utilities sector aerial inspection and mapping firm Linewise Aerial (Calgary, Canada).  Link to Details.



WSP (Montreal, Canada), a professional services firm for clients in the transportation, infrastructure, environment, building, power, energy, water, mining, and resources sectors, acquired a professional services firm and technology-enabled consultancy RPS Group (Abingdon, UK). Link to Details.



RSK Group (Helsby, UK), an environmental consulting and services firm, acquired Proeon Systems (Norwich, UK), a specialist systems integrator concentrated on solving control and monitoring issues for several sectors, including nuclear, renewables, and oil & gas. Link to Details.



RJM Architectural Design (Inverurie, UK) acquired architectural practice and planning consulting firm Lippe Architects and Planners (Inverurie, UK). The combined firm will be renamed McWilliam Lippe Architects. Link to Details.




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