Atlas Technical Consultants acquires SCST Engineering and continues to strengthen its position in the infrastructure engineering, program management and construction inspection & testing industry
Austin, TX— Atlas Technical Consultants (“Atlas”) has acquired SCST, Inc (“SCST”) – a provider of environmental science, geotechnical, geophysics, special inspection & materials testing, facilities consulting, and telecom & utilities services. The acquisition marks the second since September 2018 for Atlas, a leading provider of infrastructure project delivery services across the United States. The acquisition will grow Atlas’s engineering and construction inspection market share and adds to the company’s capabilities in helping customers deliver safe and sustainable infrastructure across the United States.
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, construction inspection, construction materials testing, design, program and construction management, land acquisition and project control services.
“We are especially proud of this acquisition as it comes at the end of a banner first year for Atlas,” said Atlas CEO L. Joe Boyer. “SCST joins a rapidly growing national firm built from strong regional brands. We couldn’t be more delighted to have them as part of the family.”
SCST has a long legacy of building strong relationships through a commitment to quality services and engineering excellence. SCST has a diverse background working on a variety of projects in both the public and private sectors with substantial federal experience across the entire South Pacific and Midwest regions. Headquartered in San Diego, CA, the firm consists of over 200 professionals with additional offices located in Los Angeles, Phoenix, Chicago, and Milwaukee. Additionally, SCST operates four geotechnical and materials laboratories throughout the Southwest, including one of the most complete and sophisticated labs in San Diego County.
“For seventy years we have provided exceptional service to our clients, always relying on our core values of integrity, ethics and professionalism,” said John Kirschbaum, President and COO of SCST. “Today, we are excited to begin a new chapter in our company’s history—a chapter that will continue our efforts to provide lasting infrastructure for generations to come.”
About Atlas Technical Consultants
Combining world-class infrastructure service providers Pavetex Engineering, Moreland Altobelli Associates, Engineering Testing Services, Piedmont Geotechnical Consultants and now SCST, Atlas Technical Consultants is a leading infrastructure project delivery service provider focused on public and private sector. Backed by Bernhard Capital Partners, Atlas is headquartered in Austin, TX with offices across the United States and 1,400 employees providing comprehensive construction and program management support for large-scale infrastructure improvement programs. www.atlastechnical.us.
Established in 1959, SCST has approximately 200 employees across the West and Mid-West regions providing professional expertise in the areas of environmental science & engineering, geotechnical engineering, geophysics, special inspection & materials testing, facilities consulting, and telecom & utilities.