LBG acquisition expands our water and environmental expertise in the us

We are pleased to announce the acquisition of Leggette, Brashears and Graham, Inc. (“LBG”), a 150-employee groundwater and environmental engineering services firm based in the United States. 
LBG brings seven decades of wide-ranging expertise in hydrogeology, groundwater and surface water modeling, dewatering and depressurization, environmental investigation and remediation.

The LBG acquisition will boost our Water and Environment practice by increasing our groundwater geology capabilities and our environmental services expertise and expanding our national footprint. We now have 600 environmental and water staff in the US and around 4,600 environmental staff globally.

“The addition of LBG to the WSP team, along with the 2016 acquisition of Schlumberger Water Services, further strengthens our market share in the water and environment sectors, while expanding our engineering and consulting services to private, municipal and federal clients,” noted Gregory A. Kelly, President and Chief Executive Officer of WSP in the United States and Latin America. 

David Terry, LBG’s President affirms, “LBG is very pleased to be joining WSP and looks forward to strengthening our service offerings and culture to continue to provide the highest levels of service to our clients. WSP’s reputation speaks for itself and its focus on people and technical excellence makes the company a perfect fit for our employees.”

More information in the media release.