S E A Consultants to Become Part of Kleinfelder

Kleinfelder of Cambridge, Mass., has acquired S E A Consultants Inc., a full-service engineering, architecture and planning firm headquartered in Cambridge.

The transaction closed on Nov 13, following a due diligence process, respective board approvals and integration planning involving employees from each firm.

“We are pleased to expand our business with a company that has a well-deserved reputation within the industry,” said Bill Siegel, PE, president and chief executive officer of Kleinfelder.

Anthony Zuena, PE, president and chief executive officer of S E A, added, “This is a wonderful opportunity to combine resources with a national firm that shares our values and dedication to our employees, our clients and our industry. We believe this opportunity will enable us to continue providing the creative and innovative solutions our clients have come to expect.

Kleinfelder, an employee-owned company, has been executing a strategic growth plan since 1992, and this acquisition is an investment in the future of the company. S E A brings new and expanded capabilities that will enable the company to provide more complete solutions for clients.

S E A employs more than 200 people in seven locations: Cambridge, Framingham, and New Bedford, Mass.; Augusta, Maine; Rocky Hill, Conn.; Manchester, N.H.; and Tucson, Ariz.

Kleinfelder employs more than 2,000 people in over 60 locations across the nation. S E A will become Kleinfelder/SEA and represent the New England region for Kleinfelder after the transition.