Universal Engineering Sciences | January 09, 2023
Universal Engineering Sciences (UES), a national engineering and consulting firm, has acquired Carmichael Engineering, a geotechnical engineering, and construction materials and testing company based in Alabama. The purchase of Carmichael Engineering makes UES's presence in the southern states even stronger and adds to the wide range of services they already offer.
The acquisition increases UES' geotechnical expertise to offer comprehensive geotechnical and construction monitoring services to its clients throughout the Southeast region. The leadership team at Carmichael Engineering will continue to manage the day-to-day operations of the company. This acquisition is part of UES' strategy to expand in high-growth areas and provide additional technical expertise to its clients.
"UES is continuing to expand our reach in high-growth areas such as the Southeast, where significant infrastructure projects are increasing the demand for our services. The acquisition of Carmichael Engineering gives us the ability to provide additional technical expertise to our clients in the region. We look forward to welcoming them to the UES team!"
UES CEO, Dave Witsken.
(Source: CISION PRNewswire)
About Universal Engineering Sciences
With nearly 60 years of experience in geotechnical engineering, testing construction materials, adhering to building codes, threshold inspections, and environmental consulting, Universal Engineering Sciences is a privately held, rapidly expanding engineering and consulting company. UES consults on projects of all sizes for public and private clients in industries ranging from transportation and healthcare to commercial, residential, and education, employing nearly 3,400 professionals across more than 70 branches in high-growth markets in the U.S.
Wilson & Company Inc., Engineers & Architects | January 10, 2023
Employees of Phoenix-based Holistic Engineering and Land Management, Inc. (HELM) have been acquired by Wilson & Company, Inc., the company recently announced. HELM is a civil engineering consulting firm specializing in drainage, stormwater management, flood hazard mitigation and water conservation.
HELM’s highly qualified technical professionals have expertise in 1- and 2-dimensional hydrologic and hydraulic modeling; erosion and scour analyses, sediment transport; Risk MAP projects and CLOMR/LOMR submittals, Federal Emergency Management Agency flood hazard mapping; NRCS Watershed Plan/EAs; dam and levee analysis and failure risk mapping; fluvial geomorphology; area drainage and watercourse master planning; emergency management and flood warning; low impact development and green stormwater infrastructure; flood control facility design; channel stabilization and protection; transportation and land development drainage; Clean Water Act permit compliance (404/401) and GIS merging with industry-standard software.
"Wilson & Company conducts our work focused on our client's specific needs to deliver high-quality projects with lasting Higher Relationships in mind," said Jim Brady, PE, Wilson & Company president and CEO. He further stated, "The employees of HELM have a history of exceeding their client expectations and providing practical solutions that yield multidisciplinary value-added benefits. Incorporating these new employees into Wilson & Company strengthens the essential water services we provide."
(Source- Business Wire)
The former HELM employees officially joined Wilson & Company towards the end of December 2022, and their expertise will further enhance Wilson & Company's water resource team. The addition of the experts at HELM further affirms Wilson & Company's commitment to providing leading water services to our clients around the country.
About Wilson & Company Inc., Engineers & Architects
Wilson & Company Inc., Engineers & Architects provides architectural, engineering, environmental, planning, survey and mapping and construction management services to municipalities, federal agencies and private industries. Professionals leverage over 9 decades of Wilson & CA's industry experience and continue to gain expertise in business, including those in the fields of civil, mechanical, electrical, and structural engineering, architecture, planning, biology, surveying, mapping, GIS specializations, drone piloting, financial analyses, program management, construction administration and inspection, and an increasing number of multi-disciplinary specialties.
KCI Technologies | February 23, 2023
KCI Technologies Inc., a multi-disciplinary engineering firm with offices across the United States, has recently acquired Armeni Consulting Services, LLC. This Georgia-based consulting firm specializes in providing comprehensive services, such as estimating, scheduling, and constructability analysis for various types of heavy-civil infrastructure projects and bridges.
Armeni Consulting Services, established in 2007, offers construction coordination services to project owners, contractors, and designers nationwide. Their team has an impressive track record of completing over 400 tasks, ranging from small to large and complex bridges, using traditional and innovative methods such as marine, segmental, arch, and cable stay construction. In addition, they provide expert assistance to private and public clients, from initial cost estimates to constructability evaluations and project management, for various delivery methods, including design/build, construction manager/general contractor (CMGC), and Public-Private Partnerships (P3s).
John Armeni, the founder and president of Armeni Consulting Services, who has over 30 years of experience in the bridge and heavy civil industry, will lead the integration into KCI. Armeni has become well-known throughout his career for his segmental bridge expertise. This technique involves constructing concrete bridges in sections, which has led to the firm's impressive portfolio of noteworthy projects. The team that joins KCI alongside Armeni has over 100 years of collective experience in on-site management, detailed construction estimates, and project scheduling.
About KCI Technologies
KCI Technologies is a multi-disciplined engineering firm that provides consulting and design services in various fields, including transportation, utilities, environmental, and telecommunications. The company was founded in 1955 and is based in Sparks, Maryland, USA. KCI Technologies offers various services, such as engineering, surveying, construction management, and geospatial solutions. The firm serves clients in both the public and private sectors, including federal, state, and local government agencies and commercial and industrial organizations. KCI Technologies has over 1,500 employees in more than 20 offices throughout the United States.