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About Morrissey Goodale

Morrissey Goodale is a management consulting and research firm specializing in the architecture, engineering, and environmental consulting industries; offering executive search, mergers & acquisitions, financial advisory, leadership training, and strategic planning services.

ACEC California Announces 2019 Engineering Excellence Awards

The American Council of Engineering Companies, California (ACEC California) announced the 2019 recipients of its annual  Engineering Excellence Awards. Projects were recognized for demonstrating an exceptional degree of innovation, complexity, achievement and value. Fourteen projects earned the prestigious Honor Award distinction, fifteen were recognized with Merit Awards, and eight Commendation Awards were granted. “Engineering and […]

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Engineering Systems Inc. acquired Crane Engineering

Crane Engineering is now part of ESi. A multi-disciplinary firm, Crane Engineering has a forty-year track record of providing industry leading forensic engineering and investigation services to clients for accident investigation, industrial applications, insurance subrogation and product liability litigation. “Today is an exciting and historic day for both our companies. This acquisition represents a significant […]

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Wetland Studies and Solutions, a subsidiary of Davey Tree Expert Co., acquired Kerr Environmental Services Corp.

The Davey Tree Expert Company has announced the acquisition of the assets of Kerr Environmental Services, located in Virginia Beach, VA, by Davey’s subsidiary, Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc., (WSSI). The work done by Kerr Environmental Services consists of environmental consulting, including wetland and stream delineations and permitting, wetland and stream restoration and mitigation consulting, […]

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WGI Annnounces Geospatial Scientist and Industry Expert Robert Hanson Joins Firm

David Wantman, PE proudly announces that Robert Hanson is joining national design firm WGI as Vice President – Geospatial. Hanson’s hire is a move identified in the company’s Strategic Growth Plan, and Wantman and WGI’s President, Gregory Sauter, PE are putting the best person in place to meet aggressive goals for creating divisional growth through […]

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Terracon Names Packer Chief Executive Officer and President

Terracon Names Packer Chief Executive Officer and President

Terracon is pleased to announce M. Gayle Packer is now chief executive officer and president of Terracon Consultants, Inc. This completes a deliberate, multiyear CEO succession process, and follows her appointment as president in June 2018. Packer was unanimously approved to serve in the joint role as chief executive officer (CEO) and president by Terracon’s Board of Directors at […]

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Phoenix Consulting Engineers joined Fehr Graham

Fehr Graham, a leading Midwest engineering and environmental firm with an office in Champaign, has joined forces with Phoenix Consulting Engineers. Phoenix Consulting Engineers was formed in Mahomet in 2010 by Tom Overmyer, a professional engineer with more than 29 years of experience in municipal engineering and land surveying. Overmyer employed six people at his […]

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Atwell acquired Texas Engineering Solutions

Consulting, engineering and construction services firm Atwell, LLC recently announced its acquisition of Austin, Texas based Texas Engineering Solutions (TES), an established civil engineering firm, providing professional design and entitlement services throughout Central Texas. With more than 20 locations across the United States and over 600 employees, Atwell ranks among the Top 200 design firms […]

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Improving profitability through employee retention analytics

Improving profitability through employee retention analytics

When you have an employee turnover problem, you have a profitability problem: taking into account the direct costs of replacing an employee, interim reduction in labour costs, and costs of lost productivity, the total cost of voluntary turnover is $109,676 per exiting employee for an average US organisation, according to Bersin research. For employers looking […]

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Trinity Consultants acquired The Redstone Group

Trinity Consultants announces that it has acquired The Redstone Group (Redstone), a specialty consulting firm headquartered in Dublin, Ohio. Redstone is a leading U.S. provider of chemical regulatory advisory services including registration and compliance with the European Union’s REACH initiative, the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS), the U.S. Toxic Substance […]

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Woolpert acquired Waller, Todd & Sadler Architects

Woolpert announced today that it has acquired Waller, Todd & Sadler Architects, an architecture firm located in Virginia Beach, Va. This addition bolsters the architecture, engineering and geospatial (AEG) firm’s design and planning capabilities. Woolpert President and CEO Scott Cattran said, as part of the firm’s strategic plan, Woolpert was looking for an architecture firm with strong leadership, […]

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