TORONTO, April 13 /CNW/ - Morrison Hershfield Limited is pleased to
announce that it has joined forces with Mitchell, Pound & Braddock (MPB) and
Draycott Environmental Inc. (DEI) effective immediately.
"The mergers further strengthen our core infrastructure services. Our
water and wastewater market reach is extended to Eastern Canada and we can
offer clients a broader range of environmental consulting," says Morrison
Hershfield CEO Ron Wilson, P.Eng. "Our combined staff of 600 gives us
exceptional technical depth and increased capacity with which to serve
Partners from the three professional service firms have worked together
in the past and a mutual trust had already been established between them.
MPB's Senior Vice President Geoffrey Pound, P.Eng. and DEI President Paul
Draycott explain why they joined forces with Morrison Hershfield: "We like the
people. The culture is a great fit and the technical know-how is strong. It's
a winning formula for our clients. Clients are our real beneficiaries here
with our intent to significantly broaden our services."
MPB is active in municipal and transportation engineering, stormwater
management and land development services.
The scientific and technical expertise of DEI provides wide ranging
capability to undertake environmental projects such as assessments, impacts
and planning studies, analysis, mitigation, remediation, and land-use
development and re-development.
Morrison Hershfield is an employee-owned company. Employees have a vested
interest in being partners in our clients' success. Engineering and management
services are provided to clients in the transportation, municipal, industrial,
communications, life sciences, buildings and facilities infrastructure
sectors, from offices in 11 cities across North America.
For further information:
For further information: Kevin Pask, Senior Vice President,
Infrastructure East, Morrison Hershfield Limited, at (416) 499-3110, or visit