San Ramon-based geotechnical and environmental engineering firm ENGEO Inc. recently announced that it has acquired TerraCosta Consulting Group out of San Diego, creating one of California's most comprehensive geoscience portfolios.
ENGEO staff said the merger will bring together more than 90 registered geotechnical, geologic and environmental professionals with a total staff of more than 350 professionals located in California, Nevada, Washington, Guam, New Zealand and Australia.
“This merger is all about our clients. We’re eager to extend our absolute dedication and exceptional service to TerraCosta’s clients; likewise, TerraCosta’s expertise will bring a new level of service to ENGEO’s clients," Uri Eliahu, ENGEO’s president and CEO, said in a statement. "Combining the companies will result in a powerhouse of talent equipped to tackle any project. This is a great step in advancing ENGEO’s vision to be the most admired and trusted service firm in the world.”
“We’re excited to join ENGEO’s deep bench of talent and bring their unique, client-focused technical capabilities to our clients. In addition, combining ENGEO’s and TerraCosta’s intimate familiarity with California’s geotechnical, coastal, and seismic setting will significantly enhance the value that we bring to our clients," Walt Crampton of TerraCosta added.
ENGEO is an employee-owned firm of approximately 350 geotechnical and civil engineers, geologists, hydrologists, water resources engineers, environmental scientists, construction management personnel, quality-control field representatives and laboratory testing specialists.
TerraCosta is a geotechnical and coastal engineering firm with professional staff that have varied technical backgrounds covering the majority of the earth science disciplines, it specializes in coastal geomorphology (the evolution of coastal landforms) and the evaluation and mitigation of adverse geotechnical conditions such as rising sea levels.