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TRC Acquires Hazmat Assessment Firm American Environmental Consulting

TRC | January 3, 2018

LOWELL, Mass. – TRC, a leader in engineering, environmental consulting and construction-management services, announced today that it has acquired American Environmental Consultants, Inc. of Weymouth, Mass., a hazardous materials assessment company.

“American Environmental’s top-notch technical skills and responsiveness to its private and public clients make it a perfect addition to TRC,” said John Cowdery, President of TRC’s Environmental Sector. “Incorporating its expertise in hazardous materials surveying and identification further broadens TRC’s building sciences and remediation capabilities for clients throughout New England.”

Founded in 2001, American Environmental provides environmental and hazardous materials assessment, quantification and remediation consulting services to a wide variety of clients across New England. The company specializes in environmental sciences, industrial hygiene, indoor air quality, microscopy, laboratory analysis services and legal services for a full range of environmental issues.

“We’re excited about this move and the next chapter for the business,” said Mike McCaffery, President of American Environmental. “Joining TRC is a great fit for our organization as it will allow us to leverage TRC’s national footprint and deep environmental expertise to deliver a more diverse set of services to our existing clients and take-on larger, more complex projects.”

The acquisition of American Environmental is TRC’s first since it was sold to New Mountain Capital last June.

“This deal aligns with our growth strategy of building upon market-leading positions in attractive markets with services that add value to our clients and further differentiate our wide array of capabilities,” said Jim Stephenson, TRC’s Chief Strategy Officer.

About TRC A pioneer in groundbreaking scientific and engineering developments since the 1960s, TRC is a national engineering, environmental consulting and construction management firm that provides integrated services and applied technology to the energy, environmental, infrastructure and pipeline services markets. TRC serves a broad range of commercial, industrial and government clients, implementing complex projects from initial concept to delivery and operation. TRC delivers results that enable clients to achieve success in a complex and changing world.

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