Hatch Mott MacDonald acquires AWS Engineers & Planners
BURLINGTON, ONT-Hatch Mott MacDonald has acquired AWS Engineers & Planners, a water and wastewater engineering firm with offices in Burlington and the Niagara peninsula, from American Water Canada. The acquisition will enhance Hatch Mott MacDonald's water and wastewater engineering capabilities, adding 40 more people with expertise in this area to the company's staff of 1,000 in North America, including 150 in Mississauga, Ont. The transaction will give Hatch Mott MacDonald a greater market presence in Canada and will help AWS expand its range of services and market opportunities. Hatch Mott MacDonald is a full-service infrastructure, transportation and environmental engineering company based in Millburn, New Jersey. Its parent firms are Hatch of Canada and Mott MacDonald of the U.K. More information is available on the company's Web site, www.hatchmott.com, or from Michael Schatz at 905/403-4114.