Gartner Lee consulting firm acquired by AECOM
TORONTO, ONT-AECOM Technology Corporation has acquired Gartner Lee Limited, an environmental science consulting firm based in Markham, Ontario. The addition of Gartner Lee will strengthen AECOM's ability to provide professional technical and management support services for the growing Canadian environmental and infrastructure markets. AECOM now has more than 1,600 professionals in Canada. John Dionisio, AECOM president and CEO said the transaction also reflects the firm's continued focus on bolstering its environmental services practice. Based in Los Angeles, AECOM has more than 31,000 employees in over 60 countries. Its environmental services cover the water resources, wastewater, air quality, remediation and ecological consulting sectors. The company also provides services relating to transportation, planning and urban design, energy, mining and international development assistance.