Olathe, Kan. (PRWEB) October 03, 2011
Terracon Consultants, Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of Dressler Consulting Engineers, Incorporated (Dressler), a building forensics engineering firm located in Overland Park, Kan. Terracon, one of the nation’s largest employee-owned engineering consulting firms, is headquartered in Olathe, Kan.
“Dressler is a recognized leader in building forensic (investigative) engineering services and roof consulting,” said David Gaboury, P.E., president and CEO of Terracon. “They are real experts in their field. Joining with Dressler allows Terracon to expand our Facilities Engineering Division and the services we provide to local and national clients.”
Dressler was founded in 1974 and its client base extends nationwide, with a concentration on the Midwest, South and Southeast. Terracon is retaining Dressler’s employees, and Dressler will continue operating under the same name.
“At Dressler, we work to ensure that each and every challenge is met professionally and cost-effectively, regardless of the project's size and complexity,” said Philip Nigus, P.E., vice president at Dressler. “Our competitive edge is our people and experience and this will only improve by joining forces with Terracon.”
Terracon is an employee-owned engineering consulting firm with more than 2,700 employees providing geotechnical, environmental, construction materials and facilities services from more than 130 offices in 39 states nationwide. Terracon currently ranks 38th on Engineering News-Record’s List of Top 500 Design Firms. The Facilities Engineering Division provides multiple services to owners and operators of facilities in both the private and public sectors, including property condition assessments/asset management; building science and forensic services; roof and building envelope consulting services; and energy consulting and commissioning. For additional information about Terracon, please visit terracon.com.