Tuesday, June 30, 2015
WSP Continues to Expand its Environmental Practice in Canada With the Acquisition of Levelton
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - June 30, 2015) - WSP Global Inc. (TSX:WSP) ("WSP") announced today that it has acquired, with a July 1, 2015 effective date, Caravel Investments Ltd. and Levelton Consultants Ltd., its wholly-owned subsidiary (collectively, "Levelton"), a leading consulting engineering firm based in British Columbia and Alberta. Levelton provides a diverse range of specialized engineering solutions in the areas of environment, geotechnical, building science and materials engineering and testing. This acquisition adds 215 employees to WSP's workforce and strengthens its leading position in professional environmental services in Canada, growing the environmental ...
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
WSP Strenghtens its Presence in the Nordic Countries With the Acquisition of Faveo, a Leading Project Management Firm
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - June 30, 2015) - WSP Global Inc. (TSX:WSP) ("WSP") announced today that it has acquired Faveo Group ("Faveo"), a leading project management firm based in Norway and Sweden. Faveo provides project management services and associated specialist services in the areas of infrastructure and energy. This acquisition adds 400 employees to WSP's workforce in the Nordic countries.
"We are pleased to welcome Faveo as a business partner. This transaction, which fits perfectly with our growth strategy, will provide a strong entry-point in the ...
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
WSP Holds Analyst and Investor Day in New York City
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - June 10, 2015) - WSP Global Inc. (TSX:WSP) ("WSP" or the "Corporation") - In conjunction with WSP's 2015 Analyst and Investor Day being held today in New York City, members of the Corporation's U.S. management team provided an overview of the U.S. business segments, as well as the growth strategy for the U.S., which now represents one of the Corporation's largest geographical regions.
Commenting on the event, Greg Kelly, WSP / Parsons Brinckerhoff's President and CEO for the U.S., Central and ...
Friday, May 22, 2015
WSP Closes the Sale of All Its Shares in Norwegian Company Multiconsult for $97 M in Total Gross Proceeds
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - May 22, 2015) - WSP Global Inc. (TSX:WSP) ("WSP" or the "Corporation") today announced that, following the successful initial public offering of Multiconsult AS ("Multiconsult") on the Oslo Stock Exchange and the satisfaction of all other conditions, it has completed the sale of all of its shares in Multiconsult to the Multiconsult Foundation. These shares which represented 24.73% of the issued and outstanding shares of Multiconsult generated total gross proceeds to WSP of $97 million.
Thursday, May 21, 2015
WSP Announces Results of Annual Shareholders' Meeting and Presents Its 2015-2018 Strategic Plan
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - May 21, 2015) - WSP Global Inc. (TSX:WSP) ("WSP" or the "Corporation") today held its annual meeting of shareholders (the "Meeting") at the McCord Museum in Montreal. A total of 68,529,488 common shares (representing approximately 76% of all issued and outstanding common shares of the Corporation) were represented in person or by proxy at the Meeting. The Corporation hereby announces that shareholders of the Corporation (the "Shareholders") voted in favour of all items of business put forth at the Meeting by the Corporation. The Corporation also presented highlights of ...
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
WSP Reports Solid Q1 2015 Results
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - May 12, 2015) - WSP Global Inc. (TSX:WSP) ("WSP" or the "Company") today announced its financial and operating results for the first quarter ended March 28, 2015.
FIRST QUARTER FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS
Revenues and net revenues of $1,403.7 million and $1,024.8 million, up 174.6% and 132.6%, respectively, mainly as a result of business acquisitions. Global ...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
WSP Announces First Quarter 2015 Results Release Date and Analyst and Investor Day
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - April 28, 2015) - WSP Global Inc. (TSX:WSP) ("WSP" or the "Corporation") will announce its 2015 first quarter results on May 12, 2015. A conference call will be held on the same day at 4:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) to discuss the results.
To participate in the conference call, dial 1-647-788-4922 or 1-877-223-4471 (toll-free).
A presentation of the 2015 first quarter highlights and results will be available on the same day at www.wspgroup.com in the Investor ...
Wednesday, April 01, 2015
WSP Acquires SPL and Strengthens its Environmental and Geotechnical Capabilities in Canada
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - April 1, 2015) - WSP Global Inc. (TSX:WSP) ("WSP" or the "Corporation") today announced that it has acquired SPL Consultants Limited ("SPL"), a multi-disciplinary consulting professional services firm based in Ontario that provides a diverse range of specialized engineering solutions in environment, geotechnical and buildings science across Ontario. This acquisition adds 250 employees to WSP's workforce and positions the Corporation as one of the leading environmental professional services firm in Canada.
"We are pleased with this acquisition, which, as per our growth ...