SOURCE: CH2M HILL
March 05, 2008 16:26 ET
CH2M HILL Finalizes Acquisition of Texas-Based Goldston Engineering
DENVER, CO--(Marketwire - March 5, 2008) - CH2M HILL, a global full-service engineering,
construction and operations firm, announced today that it has completed the
acquisition of Texas-based Goldston Engineering, Inc. Goldston, with
offices in Houston and Corpus Christi, is a technology driven consulting
engineering company providing marine, coastal, municipal, and
transportation engineering services.
"Goldston Engineering has a long and distinguished engineering background
in the State of Texas," said Michael D. Kennedy, president of CH2M HILL's
Transportation Business Group. "Goldston Engineering's exceptional
reputation and project portfolio will certainly enhance CH2M HILL's
transportation opportunities in Texas and throughout the United States."
Goldston was founded in 1949 and has provided high quality engineering
solutions to marine, bridge and municipal related engineering projects. The
company's heritage of state-of-the-art and high quality services resulted
in substantial opportunities for repeat business.
"The entire Goldston team is delighted to join CH2M HILL," said William F.
Goldston, P.E., the firm's president. "Our standards for quality,
integrity, reliability, and client service mirror those of CH2M HILL and
our cultures are closely aligned. We think this acquisition is going to be
very beneficial for both organizations."
Goldston Engineering provides innovative and cost effective engineering
solutions for projects in both the public and private sectors. Its
engineering expertise includes civil, structural, coastal, geotechnical
engineering and surveying.
Headquartered in Denver, Colo., employee-owned CH2M HILL is a global leader
in engineering, procurement, construction and operations for government,
civil, industrial and energy clients. With more than $5 billion in revenue
and 24,000 employees, 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 energy,
water, transportation, environment, nuclear and industrial facilities. The
firm has long been recognized as a most-admired company and leading
employer, including being named by FORTUNE as one of the 100 Best Companies
to Work For and one of America's Most Admired Company (2008). Visit