Multidisciplinary engineering consultancy Hydrock (Bristol, UK) acquired MRB Consulting Engineers (Leeds, UK). MRB delivers building services design and environmental engineering consultancy services. Hydrock is backed by private equity firm BGF (London, UK).
Commenting on the acquisition, Dr Brian McConnell, Hydrock’s CEO, said: “This is a great strategic move for both Hydrock and MRB. It provides us with a base in a key geographic location giving access to the strong property development market in and around Leeds and across Yorkshire. It also enables MRB to realise their growth plan which is fuelled by the strong relationships they have established over the past 12 years with a high calibre set of clients.”