Atlas Technical Consultants Acquires Piedmont Geotechnical Consultants

Sep 10, 2018

Continues expansion into infrastructure engineering, program management and construction inspection & testing Industry

Roswell, GA— Atlas Technical Consultants (Atlas), a leading provider of infrastructure project delivery services across the United States, continues to make waves in the industry with the acquisition of Piedmont Geotechnical Consultants in Roswell, Georgia. The acquisition complements Atlas’ geotechnical engineering market share, and adds to the company’s established influence in construction and program management. Atlas, ranked 17th among Engineering News Record’s Top 100 construction management firms, provides public and private sector clients with comprehensive support in managing small and large-scale infrastructure improvement programs through engineering, design, program development/management, land acquisition and project control services, as well as construction engineering & inspection and materials testing.

“We believe in the need to build an organization that can keep people safe and connected with infrastructure that lasts for generations,” said Atlas CEO L. Joe Boyer. “The acquisition of Piedmont Geotechnical adds to our portfolio, is a match with our core values and enhances our ability to become a leader in this industry.”
Piedmont Geotechnical Consultants was founded in 1992 and is a geotechnical engineering, materials testing and environmental consulting firm with over 50 employees servicing Georgia and the Southeast.

“I am excited for us to join the Atlas team and to add to the wealth of experience and expertise that is being built there,” said Mike Ballard, Founder and President of Piedmont Geotechnical Consultants.

With the addition of Piedmont Geotechnical Consultants, the combined company has nearly 1,200 employees across 11 states located in more than 30 office locations, including offices in Atlanta, San Francisco, Houston, Dallas, Austin, Salt Lake City, Boise, Portland and Honolulu.


About Atlas Technical Consultants

Combining world-class infrastructure service providers Pavetex Engineering, Moreland Altobelli Associates, Engineering Testing Services and now Piedmont Geotechnical Consultants, Atlas Technical Consultants is a leading infrastructure project delivery service provider focused on public and private sector. Backed by Bernhard Capital Partners, Atlas is located in 11 states across the United States and has nearly 1,200 employees providing comprehensive construction and program management support for large-scale infrastructure improvement programs.


About Piedmont Geotechnical Services

Piedmont Geotechnical Consultants was founded in 1992. With over 50 employees, Piedmont provides dam engineering, geotechnical engineering, environmental engineering, and construction testing services to customers across Georgia and the Southeast.


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