Natick, MA (December 18, 2023) – Baxter & Woodman, an infrastructure planning, design, and construction services firm, acquired Texas-based engineering firm Green Civil Design (GCD), marking a strategic move to broaden the firm’s influence in the Texas region. This acquisition will enhance Baxter & Woodman’s water, wastewater, and site design services in the Austin area.

John V. Ambrose, President and CEO of Baxter & Woodman said, “The two companies share similar corporate values and will complement each other to make a stronger team. We will combine the planning, design, and construction expertise of both firms to serve the needs of the growing Texas population.”

Green Civil Design will operate under the name of Green Civil Design, a Baxter & Woodman company. GCD founders Kerri Peña, PE, Will Peña, PE, and Mike Bevilacqua, PE, will continue leading day-to-day operations, managing projects, and ensuring exceptional client service.

“The quality services you receive today and dedicated staff you work with will remain the same. Our team is excited to join Baxter & Woodman’s 390+ professionals,” said Kerri Peña, PE.

For more details about this transaction click here.

Morrissey Goodale, a specialized management consulting and research firm exclusively serving the architecture, engineering, and environmental consulting industries, advised Baxter & Woodman in the transaction.

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