SAN DIEGO and SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ACT Environmental Services has reached an agreement to acquire the Federal Services Division of Richard Brady & Associates. "We made a strategic decision to divest the Federal Services portion of our business to better align our investments and activities with BRADY's core business, which is the engineering and design of world-class water-related projects," stated Rick Brady, President and CEO of Richard Brady & Associates. Brady continued, "ACT proved to be a great option, allowing growth opportunities for our Federal team, while enabling us to continue to work together with these tremendously talented professionals."
Included in the acquisition were BRADY's Environmental Engineering, Remediation and Construction Operations and related assets. "We are excited about working closely with the new members of our team and equally excited about exploring opportunities of mutual interest to ACT and BRADY," said Mark Owens, President of ACT's Federal Services Division. "We will maintain offices at BRADY's headquarters in San Diego, enabling our newest employees to remain focused on their important work for our Federal clients."
ACT's President and CEO Walter H. Singer, stated, "I was very impressed with the Federal team at BRADY. Like ACT, they share a tremendous respect for clients and each other. They are a great addition to the ACT family. The integration of these two groups will generate many new opportunities and allow us to continue to provide our unmatched level of service to existing and new clients alike."
For more information about this acquisition or ACT's Federal Services division, please contact ACT at 858.925.2500 or [email protected].
J. Mark Owens, CPCM
President of Federal Services
Vice President of Federal Operations
About ACT Environmental Services
ACT provides a wide array of Environmental Services, including but not limited to: hazardous waste management, transportation, treatment and disposal; environmental engineering and consulting; and remediation and construction. As a federal contractor, ACT performs work for a number of federal agencies, including all branches of the military. In addition, ACT serves the nation's top federal contractors, representing the Aerospace, Defense, Ship Building and Repair, C4i, Communications, Technology, Homeland Security and Energy industries. ACT has more than 250 professionals and eleven branch offices throughout the Western United States. www.actenviro.com
About Richard Brady & Associates
Richard Brady & Associates (BRADY) was founded in 1999 as a professional services firm specializing in the design and construction management of water and wastewater facilities. Its founder and President, Richard Brady, P.E., BCEE, is an internationally recognized engineer and contributing author of the AWWA Water Treatment Plant Design, known as "The Bible in the Field" of water treatment. Over the years, BRADY's formula for success has remained unchanged: hire top talent and provide an atmosphere that allows them to do their best work. BRADY's team is a multidisciplinary group of highly-skilled and motivated professionals with a demonstrated concern for people and the world in which we live.
SOURCE ACT Environmental Services