COLUMBUS, Ohio – Burgess & Niple, Inc. (B&N) has acquired Texas-based engineering firm GSWW, Inc. The acquisition was finalized on December 31, 2008. Financial details were not disclosed.
GSWW has offices in Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, Midland, and San Antonio, Texas. The firm’s 50 employees have joined B&N, and GSWW President Charles Wilmut, PE, will continue to lead the Texas offices.
The acquisition extends B&N’s reach into a new geographic market while providing GSWW clients and staff with greater resources. GSWW provides utility infrastructure and land development services across the state of Texas with a focus on water/wastewater systems design and wet weather services.
GSWW was formed with the merger of Gutierrez, Smouse, Wilmut & Associates, Inc. (founded in 1975) and Washington & Associates, Inc. (founded in 1981). The firm changed its name to GSWW in 1999. For additional information on GSWW please visit www.gswwengineers.com.