FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Minneapolis - October 8, 2015
Apex Geoscience Joins Braun Intertec
Braun Intertec, a geotechnical engineering, testing and environmental consulting firm, is pleased to announce it has acquired Apex Geoscience, a Texas-based geotechnical engineering, testing and environmental consulting company.
“We are focused on expanding our ability to support clients in new geographic areas that can benefit from the experience and knowledge of our diverse team. This acquisition allows Braun Intertec to make full use of the deep talent we currently have on our team and the expertise of the Apex Geoscience team,” says Jon Carlson, CEO of Braun Intertec. “Our goal is to maintain sustainable growth while striving to be the consultant of choice for our clients and employer of choice for our employees.”
With this acquisition, Braun Intertec increases its presence in Texas and expands into Louisiana and Oklahoma. The Apex Geoscience team adds local knowledge and depth to the services currently offered by Braun Intertec including: environmental consulting, geotechnical engineering and construction materials testing and inspection.
“Our firms are well-aligned – we both place a high value on maintaining strong client relationships and emphasize the importance of providing meaningful work for our employees,” says Mitch Bernhard. “This is an excellent opportunity for our entire team. This combination of talent will be an exceptional gain for both Apex and Braun Intertec in that we are joining two companies with great reputations and regional strength that should result in synergistic growth in the entire central corridor of the country.”
The acquisition became effective in late September, and added 128 members to the Braun Intertec team. Apex Geoscience will continue to operate under its existing name and brand. For more information about Apex Geoscience, visit www.apexgeo.com.
About Braun Intertec
Based in Minneapolis, employee-owned Braun Intertec (www.braunintertec.com) is a premier engineering, environmental consulting and testing firm with more than 1,000 employees located in Minnesota, North Dakota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Kansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas. Braun Intertec subsidiaries include Agile Frameworks, LLC; and Braun Intertec Geothermal, LLC; both based in Minneapolis.