M&A Activity Report (11.23.2020 - 11.29.2020)

Nov 30, 2020

  • Architectural design firm SWBR (Rochester, NY) acquired planning and design firm, 3tarchitects (Troy, NY). 3tarchitects has project expertise in the higher education, multi-unit residential, retail and hospitality, offices, and mixed use. This acquisition will allow SWBR to expand geographically into a growing market and will allow 3tarchitects to work on larger projects using SWBR’s design talent. Link to details
  • Forensic engineering specialist Rimkus Consulting Group (Houston, TX) acquired an engineering and consulting firm, IRC Building Sciences Group (IRC) (Mississauga, Canada). IRC is focused on the assessment, design, remediation, and quality observation of roofing, building envelope, structural, and pavement systems. The acquisition aligns with Rimkus' growth strategy, expanding the company’s services across Canada. Link to details
  • Offshore energy and marine consultancy, AqualisBraemar (London, UK) announced its intent to acquire marine and engineering consulting firm, LOC Group (London, UK). The acquisition will allow AqualisBraemar to expand into the rapidly growing offshore renewable industry. LOC operates worldwide in over 30 offices located in Europe, Africa, the Americas, Middle East, Asia, and Australia. Link to details

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