December 17, 2007 14:07 ET

CH2M HILL Finalizes Acquisition of Colorado-Based Trigon EPC

DENVER, CO--(Marketwire - December 17, 2007) - CH2M HILL, a global full-service engineering, construction and operations firm, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Trigon EPC, an industry-leading engineering and field service company specializing in upstream and midstream oil and gas projects.

"Trigon is an exciting addition to the CH2M HILL family. Their exceptional workforce brings a commitment to safety, quality and clients that matches the values of CH2M HILL," said Lee McIntire, President and COO of CH2M HILL. "The energy industry is an important part of CH2M HILL's future and the addition of Trigon makes the future that much brighter."

Trigon has 26 years of experience in the oil, natural gas and energy sector. The company specializes in pipelines and facilities, providing integrated permitting, GIS, engineering, procurement, construction and other related pipeline services. Based in Colorado, Trigon has more than 320 employees working in Lakewood and Durango and at project sites throughout the United States.

"The Trigon team is extremely pleased to join CH2M HILL and we will build on the excellent cultural fit that exists between our two companies," said Stuart Asselin, Trigon Principal. "With CH2M HILL's strength, capacity, and global footprint enhancing Trigon's ability to provide total project solutions, we see tremendous opportunities to increase the value added to our clients' projects and to expand the careers of our employees."

Founded in 1981, Trigon has delivered projects which have included more than 14,000 miles of gathering and transmission pipelines, 300,000 horsepower of natural gas compression and liquids pump stations and hundreds of related facilities throughout the U.S.

Headquartered in Denver, Colo., employee-owned CH2M HILL is a global leader in engineering, construction and operations for public and private clients. With more than $5 billion in revenue, CH2M HILL is an industry-leading program management, construction management and design firm, as ranked by Engineering News-Record (2007). The firm's work is concentrated in the areas of transportation, water, energy, environment and industrial facilities. The firm has long been recognized as a most-admired company and leading employer by business media and professional associations worldwide. CH2M HILL has more than 23,000 employees in regional offices around the world.

Contact Information

  • CH2M HILL Contact:
    John Corsi
    Phone: 720-286-2087
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