Bangor based Haley Ward, Inc. Acquires Connecticut & Massachusetts Firm Lenard Engineering, Inc.
-Haley Ward is now in four states –
BANGOR, ME- Haley Ward has acquired Lenard Engineering, Inc., a multi-discipline engineering and environmental firm headquartered in Glastonbury, Connecticut with offices in Winsted, Connecticut and Auburn, Massachusetts.
“We are excited to welcome Lenard Engineering’s employees and clients to the Haley Ward team,” said Haley Ward President & CEO Denis. St. Peter, PE. “LEI’s locations appealed to our New England growth strategy to expand our geographic reach and to serve clients where they need us to be. After learning more about LEI’s approach to reaching project success for their clients solidified that they were the right cultural fit for Haley Ward. Their experienced employees add additional depth to our technical Service Lines expanding our reach to new clients.”
LEI will be known as Lenard Engineering, Inc., a division of Haley Ward
. during a transition phase. All three offices and 20 employees have joined Haley Ward.
“For over 50 years our success is due to the loyalty of our repeat clients, as well as the hard work and creativity of our dedicated staff. After meeting Denis and members of the Haley Ward team, we knew that this was the right fit for LEI clients and employees. While our name has changed, it will be business as usual on our end providing turn-key services to our clients across Connecticut and Massachusetts and we look forward to continuation of serving our clients,” said Mark Temple, LEP President of LEI.
All four LEI principals are joining Haley Ward. Temple will be a Senior Project Manager in our Environmental Service Line. James Ericson, PE will join the Municipal Infrastructure Service Line as a Senior Project Manager. Todd Parsons, PE will serve the role of a Senior Project Manager in our Land Development Service Line and David Battista, PE will be a Senior Project Manager in our Municipal Infrastructure Service Line.
This acquisition will add depth to three of Haley Ward’s service lines.
Haley Ward COO Travis Noyes, PE, said, “LEI brings a history of expansion of services and locations guided by being positioned to better able serve their clients in five decades of history. This is a similar timeline of our company and demonstrates their commitment to prioritizing clients’ needs. LEI’s employees will also benefit from joining a larger firm and bring them new professional opportunities.”
About Lenard Engineering, Inc.: LEI provides a range of services including civil and structural engineering, stormwater, dam and water resources engineering, water supply and wastewater engineering, hydrogeology, petroleum and environmental services, land surveying and construction engineering services.
Their clients include State agencies, municipalities and regional planning agencies, water utilities, commercial and industrial clients, oil companies, attorneys, developers as well as other design professionals.
About Haley Ward, Inc.: Haley Ward is an employee-owned professional engineering, environmental and surveying consulting firm with approximately 160 employees in Maine, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Florida. Learn more at www.haleyward.com.