Global engineering and consulting company, Golder Associates, has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase the assets and ongoing operations of the Alan Auld Group.
Headquartered in Doncaster, UK, and with offices throughout the UK, Canada and the US, Alan Auld Group is a global provider of specialised engineering design and construction services for underground structures and is recognised for its expertise in complex shafts and tunnels.
Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a specialised engineering and consulting firm with more than a half century of successful service to its clients, with 165 offices in over 40 countries.
“Like Golder, the Alan Auld Group has built a strong reputation for developing practical solutions to complex challenges,” said Golder CEO Dr Hisham Mahmoud.
“The group’s skills and resources are highly complementary to ours and will allow us to expand our leadership position and offer greater expertise to our clients globally.”
The Alan Auld Group had its beginnings serving the mining sector in the design of mine shafts and has been involved in the design of many of the complex mine shafts sunk around the world in the past 20 years.
The company also provides tunnel and shaft design, rehabilitation and project management services for the power, water and transportation markets.
Speaking on the agreement, Alan Auld Group Managing Director John Elliott said, “We at Alan Auld Group are excited to be joining Golder. We see a tremendous opportunity to leverage our expertise and Golder’s global footprint and resources to better serve our clients.”
The transaction is expected to be completed sometime next month.
For more information visit the Golder Associates website.
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