DALLAS, Oct. 20, 2015 – VI Engineering, a leading provider of engineering design and project consulting services headquartered in Houston, was acquired by Stantec, Inc., a global provider of professional engineering consulting services based in Edmonton, Canada.
Dallas-based Capital Alliance Corp. (www.cadallas.com) represented VI Engineering selling shareholders, Matt McBurnett and Kurt Ederhoff, throughout the transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
“We have been searching for a mechanism to grow our presence in other markets and joining Stantec allows us to achieve this,” says Matt McBurnett, principal at VI. “Bryan Livingston and Neal England at Capital Alliance navigated us through a very successful transaction. Stantec’s entrepreneurial spirit mirrors ours and its diverse portfolio provides us an opportunity to offer our clients a wider array of services with an expanded geographic reach. It has been a great match that exceeded our overall expectations.”
The acquisition of VI Engineering adds to Stantec’s platform to better serve their clients across the country. VI Engineering is joining a well-established group of nearly 900 power engineers and specialists across the company.
About Capital Alliance Corp.
Capital Alliance Corp. is a global middle-market investment banking firm, providing consulting services for mergers and acquisitions. The company represents client companies in a variety of markets, including energy, technology, construction and engineering, manufacturing and business services. Since its founding in 1976, the privately held firm has completed more than 200 transactions with an aggregate transaction value in excess of $3 billion. For more than 25 years, Capital Alliance has been a member of M&A International, a membership organization of investment banking firms operating in the major economies of the world.
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