The domestic and global slowdown in the pace of industry consolidation continued this week. Deal-making in the first quarter of 2023 looks more like a reversion to the pace we saw in Q1 2021 than an acceleration from where things were in Q1 2022. What does this mean for buyers, sellers, and investors? Find out at our Southeast M&A, Strategy, and Innovation Symposium next month in Miami.
ENR’s #38 ranked environmental firm, Montrose Environmental Group (North Little Rock, AR), acquired Environmental Alliance (Wilmington, DE), an environmental engineering and consulting firm. Link to details >
Employee-owned company Weston & Sampson (Reading, MA) (ENR #131) acquired Denis L. Maher Company (Sterling, MA), a water well company specialized in well drilling, well cleaning, well redevelopment, video inspection, and pump repairs. Link to details >
Engineering, planning, and CM firm Neel-Schaffer (Jackson, MS) (ENR #197) acquired Calvert-Spradling Engineers (West Point, MS), a civil engineering and surveying services firm. Link to details >
ENR’s #16 ranked environmental firm, ERM (London, UK), acquired Coho (Bethesda, MD), an advisory firm focused on climate change, renewable energy, and water resiliency. Link to details >
Architectural firm Ordiz-Melby Architects (Bakersfield, CA) acquired KSA Group Architects (Bakersfield, CA), an architecture, site planning, interior design, and landscape architecture firm. Link to details >
Site design firm PEA Group (Auburn Hills, MI) acquired Russell Design (Northville, MI), a landscape architecture firm with experience in commercial, academic, parks and recreation, healthcare, institutional, and residential projects.
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Multidisciplined architecture and engineering firm Goodwyn Mills Cawood (Montgomery, AL) (ENR #193) acquired architecture firm Walker Concepts Architecture (Charleston, SC). Link to details >
Civil engineering and environmental engineering firm Blackwell Engineering (Harrisonburg, VA) joined AES Consulting Engineers (Williamsburg, VA), a civil engineering, land planning, surveying, and landscape architecture firm. Link to details >