This week six ENR Top 500 Design Firms announced new transactions pushing U.S. M&A over 330 deals year-to-date. With still a quarter to go, 2023 is already the third most active year for industry consolidation on record. And there is no slowdown in sight! Be part of the unfolding narrative in Houston next month. Delve deep into the latest trends and connect with over 200 industry leaders – CEOs, M&A strategists, and investors at our Texas and Southern States M&A, Strategy, and Innovation Symposium. Registration closes next week, reserve your spot by registering today!
Industry leader Atwell (Southfield, MI) (ENR #74), a national consulting, engineering, and construction services firm, acquired Summit Engineering Group (Heber City, UT), a civil engineering and land surveying firm. The deal is Atwell’s eighth deal in the last ten months. Link to details >
Giovanetti Shulman Associates Consulting Engineers (Broomall, PA), a mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, and low voltage engineering firm joined IMEG Corp. (Rock Island, IL) (ENR #57). Link to details >
Architecture, engineering, and planning firm HED (Southfield, MI) (ENR #189) entered a strategic partnership with Larson Incitti Architects (Denver, CO), an architecture firm with expertise in the community and Pre-K-12 education sectors. Link to details >
Employee-owned engineering and architecture firm Short Elliott Hendrickson (SEH) (St. Paul, MN) (ENR #153) acquired the assets from RAM USA (Brunswick, OH), a firm specializing in the non-destructive detection, investigation, and resolution of water intrusions in multifamily, commercial, industrial, and institutional roofs and pavement. Link to details >
Integra Testing Services (Mentor, OH), a testing, adjusting, and balancing (TAB) services firm, acquired TAB services firms J.F. Coffey Associates (Duxbury, MA) and American Test and Balance (Norwell, MA). Link to details >
Aegion (St. Louis, MO), an infrastructure maintenance, rehabilitation, and technology-enabled water solutions firm, acquired 11 Enviro Group (Brooklyn, NY), a firm that provides assessment, maintenance, and trenchless services for water and wastewater pipelines. Link to details >
J.S. Held (Jericho, NY), one of the AE industry’s most prolific buyers, acquired TransCon CSI (Annapolis, MD), a firm that offers crash investigation and analysis, reconstruction, animation, and 3D forensic mapping and diagramming. Link to details >