Acquisitions

DCCM acquires Chastain-Skillman, LLC

DCCM acquires Chastain-Skillman, LLC Lakeland, Florida (February 21, 2024) – DCCM, a national provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management services based in Houston, Texas, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Chastain-Skillman, LLC. Chastain-Skillman is renowned for its exceptional delivery of professional engineering and land surveying services to clients across Florida. With this acquisition, DCCM solidifies its partnership with Jay Chastain, who will serve as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Chastain-Skillman. “DCCM is excited to welcome Chastain-Skillman as the latest addition to our expanding national team,” remarked James F. (Jim) Thompson, PE, DBIA, Chairman & CEO of DCCM. “This strategic move enhances our infrastructure engineering capabilities in Florida and strengthens our presence in the regional market. Aligned in our commitment to excellence, the integration of Chastain-Skillman into DCCM promises mutual benefits for our clients and employees.” Jay Chastain expressed enthusiasm about joining DCCM: “Uniting with DCCM creates new opportunities for Chastain-Skillman. Leveraging DCCM’s extensive resources, we can offer an even greater suite of comprehensive engineering and field services to our clientele. The future is bright for Chastain-Skillman, and we eagerly anticipate the possibilities this collaboration will bring for our customers and staff.” About Chastain-Skillman Headquartered in Lakeland, Florida, Chastain-Skillman has provided professional services for over 70 years. With additional offices in Orlando, Florida and Brentwood, Tennessee, Chastain-Skillman is committed to addressing engineering and infrastructure needs across the Southeastern United States. Chastain-Skillman specializes in civil engineering, water/wastewater engineering, and land surveying for various public works and land development projects. For more information, please visit: www.chastainskillman.com. About DCCM DCCM is a provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management professional services focusing on infrastructure marketplaces throughout the public and private sectors. Through a family of complementary branded divisions, DCCM serves a variety of end markets while offering a national reach. DCCM is aggressively hiring key industry professionals in all disciplines and is actively seeking further acquisition opportunities throughout North America.  For more information, please visit: www.dccm.com.

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DCCM acquires Southstar Engineering & Consulting, Inc.

DCCM acquires Southstar Engineering & Consulting, Inc. Riverside, California (February 7, 2024) – DCCM, a national provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management services based in Houston, Texas, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Southstar Engineering & Consulting, Inc. Southstar Engineering is recognized for providing project management, construction management, and special services to public agencies throughout the state of California. In acquiring Southstar, DCCM is expanding its existing partnership with industry veteran Jason Bennecke, PE, MBA, PMP, who will be leading Southstar as Chief Executive Officer, Yvette Kirrin, PE, who will continue in her role as President, and Amr Abuelhassan, MS, PE, QSD, as Chief Operating Officer. “DCCM is delighted to have Southstar join as the next addition to our rapidly growing family,” said James F. (Jim) Thompson, PE, DBIA, Chairman & CEO of DCCM. “The acquisition of Southstar will allow us to expand our engineering services in California and expand our national transportation services. With our aligned vision and a dedication to providing quality services, Southstar joining DCCM is clearly a success for our customers and employees alike.” “Joining DCCM promises to produce a new era of possibilities for Southstar,” said Jason Bennecke. “With the extensive resources DCCM brings to the table, Southstar will be able to bring a full suite of engineering and field services to our clients. Southstar is poised for a bright future, and we look forward to the opportunities that are to come for our customers and staff with this partnership.” About Southstar Engineering & Consulting, Inc. Southstar is based in Riverside California where they have provided professional services across the state for over thirteen years. Dedicated to the public works and transportation needs of California, Southstar focuses on providing solutions to managing the construction of bridges, freeways, roadways, sanitary sewers, storm channels, streambed alterations and other public works and infrastructure projects. For more information, please visit: www.southstareng.co About DCCM DCCM is a provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management professional services focusing on infrastructure marketplaces throughout the public and private sectors. Through a family of complementary branded divisions, DCCM serves a variety of end markets while offering a national reach. DCCM is aggressively hiring key industry professionals in all disciplines and is actively seeking further acquisition opportunities throughout North America.  For more information, please visit: www.dccm.com.

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DCCM acquires Urban Engineering and Urban Civil

DCCM Acquires Urban Engineering and Urban Civil Corpus Christi, Texas (November 3, 2022) – DCCM, a national provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management services based in Houston, Texas, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Urban Engineering and Urban Civil. Both Urban Engineering and Urban Civil are industry leaders in public works, land and site development, and surveying work for public and private clientele along the Texas Gulf Coast and other regions. The combined organization will continue to operate under the Urban Engineering name, which was established in 1965. In making this acquisition, DCCM is expanding its existing partnership with industry veterans Chip Urban and Jim Urban, who will continue in their current leadership roles. “The acquisition of Urban Engineering is an exciting addition to the DCCM family. We are delighted to have found a new partner whose vision aligns with ours,” said James F. (Jim) Thompson, PE, DBIA, CEO of DCCM. “The experience Urban Engineering brings will allow us to expand our engineering services capabilities further as we continue to build our company to provide the best engineering services for our customers.” “Becoming part of the DCCM family is a fantastic development for Urban Engineering and its stakeholders,” said Chip Urban. “This alliance with DCCM unlocks tremendous opportunity for our staff and our customers.” About Urban Engineering and Urban Civil Urban Engineering is based in Corpus Christi, Texas, and Urban Civil is based in New Braunfels, Texas. Both firms have grown to become industry leaders in public works, surveying, and land and site development work. Their expertise also extends to the development of master plans for site development work and construction management on water, wastewater, and drainage projects for municipalities and other governmental entities. For more information, please visit: www.urbaneng.com and www.urbancivil.com. About DCCM DCCM is a provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management professional services focusing on infrastructure marketplaces throughout the public and private sectors. Through a family of complementary brand companies, DCCM serves a variety of end markets while offering a national reach. DCCM is aggressively hiring key industry professionals in all disciplines and is actively seeking further acquisition opportunities throughout North America. For more information, please visit: www.dccm.com.

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DCCM acquires Matthews Design Group

DCCM Acquires Matthews Design Group St. Augustine, Florida (October 11, 2022) – DCCM, a national provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management services based in Houston, Texas, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Matthews Design Group (MDG). MDG is the largest full-service civil engineering, roadway design, land development, landscape architecture, and consulting firm in St. Johns County and serves the greater Northeast Florida region. In acquiring MDG, DCCM is expanding its existing partnership with industry veteran Keri Matthews, who will continue in her role as Chief Executive Officer of MDG, along with Rob Matthews III, PE, who will continue in his role as President. “DCCM’s strategic investment in MDG signifies our confidence in their engineering team who already offers a variety of services in today’s infrastructure market,” said James F. (Jim) Thompson, PE, DBIA, CEO of DCCM. “This acquisition of MDG is further evidence of DCCM’s commitment to better serving our clients in the Southeastern region of the United States, with backing from exceptional team members across the United States.” “Similar to DCCM, MDG is a company built on passion and expertise,” said Keri Matthews. “With DCCM’s investment in MDG, we will be able to leverage DCCM’s diverse set of resources and decades of shared experience in the infrastructure marketplace while continuing to provide the same high-quality local services and personalized attention our clients value.” “With DCCM’s investment in our clients and staff, this partnership is about growth and bringing possibilities to our team and the clients we serve,” said Rob Matthews III. “As DCCM’s first acquired firm in Florida, we will continue to be that local firm our clients trust and value but now with a more diverse set of capabilities, national support, and increased resources.” About MDG MDG is the largest full-service civil engineering, roadway design, land development, landscape architecture, and consulting firm in St. Johns County, Florida. Founded in 2005, MDG provides unparalleled engineering services to public and private clients throughout the Southeastern United States. Centrally located in the historic city of St. Augustine, MDG employs registered professionals licensed in Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina. For more information, please visit: www.mdginc.com. About DCCM DCCM is a provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management professional services focusing on infrastructure marketplaces throughout the public and private sectors. Through a family of complementary brand companies, DCCM serves a variety of end markets while offering a national reach. DCCM is aggressively hiring key industry professionals in all disciplines and is actively seeking further acquisition opportunities throughout North America. For more information, please visit: www.dccm.com.

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DCCM acquires RQAW

DCCM Acquires RQAW Fishers, Indiana (July 1, 2022) – DCCM, a national provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management services based in Houston, Texas, is pleased to announce the acquisition of RQAW. Headquartered in Fishers, Indiana, RQAW is a full-service engineering and architecture firm. In acquiring RQAW, DCCM is expanding its existing partnership with industry veteran Troy Woodruff, who will be continuing in his role as Chief Executive Officer of RQAW. “RQAW has a long history in the A/E/C industry,” said James F. (Jim) Thompson, PE, DBIA, CEO of DCCM. “Our operation has grown rapidly, and once combined with DCCM, RQAW will provide us with a solid platform throughout the Midwest. Additionally, we look forward to capitalizing on RQAW’s diverse services being offered in our other geographies across the U.S. I am pleased to welcome such an experienced team of professionals to DCCM, and I am enthusiastic about the opportunities this relationship presents.” “RQAW’s mission is to deliver infrastructure and building solutions that propel communities forward,” said Troy Woodruff. “This strategic partnership with DCCM will enable us to complete the build-out of our vision to deliver our services across the United States. We are thrilled to be joining the DCCM family.” About RQAW RQAW is a full-service engineering and architecture firm with all disciplines available in-house, including architecture, transportation engineering, mechanical and electrical engineering, construction inspection, and civil and structural engineering. RQAW serves various markets such as state and local government entities, K-12 and higher educational institutions, military sectors, commercial, and healthcare. For more information, please visit: www.rqaw.com. About DCCM DCCM is a provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management professional services focusing on infrastructure marketplaces throughout the public and private sectors. Through a family of complementary brand companies, DCCM serves a variety of end markets while offering a national reach. DCCM is aggressively hiring key industry professionals in all disciplines and is actively seeking further acquisition opportunities throughout North America. For more information, please visit: www.dccm.com.

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DCCM acquires Alliance Transportation Group

DCCM Acquires Alliance Transportation Group Austin, Texas (May 31, 2022) – DCCM, a national provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management services based in Houston, Texas, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Alliance Transportation Group (“ATG”). ATG is a full-service engineering and planning consulting firm focused on complex transportation systems. In acquiring ATG, DCCM is expanding its existing partnership with industry veteran Gayle Heath, who will be continuing in her role as Chief Executive Officer of ATG. “With an eye toward partners most aligned with DCCM’s vision for strategic growth, a commitment to developing and investing in staff, and an unrelenting focus on client service, ATG presents itself as an experienced firm with a compelling approach to providing an excellent customer experience without sacrificing a superior product,” said James F. (Jim) Thompson, PE, DBIA, CEO of DCCM. “We are thrilled to welcome ATG to the DCCM family.” “I’m excited that ATG is joining the DCCM family of companies,” said Gayle Heath. “ATG’s mission is to ‘Make Lives Better’ by providing quality planning and engineering services and products on time and within budget naturally fits with DCCM and their mission. Our customers expect excellence, and DCCM’s broad and experienced resources only diversify and strengthen our capabilities. Our customers will benefit from their additional support and investment into our business.” About Alliance Transportation Group ATG is a full-service engineering and planning consulting firm that takes a fresh, innovative approach to improve the movement of people and goods through complex transportation systems. Through their innovation and expertise, ATG is focused on solutions that serve the movement of people and communities today and in the future. For more information, please visit: https://alliance-transportation.com/. About DCCM DCCM is a provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management professional services focusing on infrastructure marketplaces throughout the public and private sectors. Through a family of complementary brand companies, DCCM serves a variety of end markets while offering a national reach. DCCM is aggressively hiring key industry professionals in all disciplines and is actively seeking further acquisition opportunities throughout North America. For more information, please visit: www.dccm.com.

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DCCM acquires Miller Survey Group

DCCM Acquires Miller Survey Group Updated: May 11, 2022 Houston, Texas (March 31, 2022) – DCCM, a national provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management services based in Houston, Texas, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Miller Survey Group. Miller Survey Group is a Houston-based land surveying firm that provides a full spectrum of professional surveying services to both public and private sector entities in Houston and surrounding areas. Their firm is known for the management, personnel, technology, and equipment resources to meet the demands of a wide range of projects. In acquiring Miller Survey Group, DCCM is expanding its existing partnership with industry veteran Jack Miller, PE, and engaging in partnership with Brian Wilson, RPLS, who will continue in their roles as Managing Partner and Partner/Director of Surveying of Miller Survey Group, respectively. “This is such an exciting growth moment for the DCCM family, and we’re delighted to have found a company partner whose mission aligns with our vision for strategic growth, commitment to developing and investing in staff, and an unrelenting focus on client service,” said James F. (Jim) Thompson, PE, DBIA, CEO of DCCM.” Given the extent of Miller Survey Groups’ experience, adding them to the DCCM family will allow our team to continue to build the best surveying services for our growing customer base.” “The investment by DCCM is great news for Miller Survey Group and its stakeholders,” said Jack Miller. “I am very excited about the prospect of expanding my working relationship alongside Jim Thompson and DCCM to capitalize on the enormous potential we have to contribute to DCCM’s expansion plans.” “We were looking for the right fit, and I am confident that we have found it here,” said Brian Wilson. “Becoming part of the DCCM family of companies and its culture of growth unlocks tremendous opportunity for our staff. We are looking forward to contributing to DCCM’s growth here in Texas and nationally.” About Miller Survey Group Miller Survey Group is a full-service, Houston-based land surveying firm that provides professional surveying services to both public and private sector entities. Miller Survey Group has particular expertise in boundary, topographic/design, construction, and underground utility locations. For more information, please visit: www.millersurvey.com. About DCCM DCCM is a provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management professional services focusing on infrastructure marketplaces throughout the public and private sectors. Through a family of complementary brand companies, DCCM serves a variety of end markets while offering a national reach. DCCM is aggressively hiring key industry professionals in all disciplines and is actively seeking further acquisition opportunities throughout North America. For more information, please visit: www.dccm.com.

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DCCM acquires Coastland Civil Engineering

DCCM Acquires Coastland Civil Engineering Updated: May 11, 2022 Santa Rosa, California (December 3, 2021) – DCCM, a national provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management services based in Houston, Texas, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Coastland Civil Engineering (Coastland). Based in northern California, Coastland is known for providing civil engineering, construction management, and building department services to public agencies throughout the regions they serve. For 30 years, their projects have encompassed a wide variety of transportation, water, wastewater, drainage, financing assistance, and contract engineering for cities, counties, special districts, and other governmental agencies as well as for private clients and universities. In acquiring Coastland, DCCM is partnering with industry veteran John Wanger, PE, who will continue in his role as CEO of Coastland. “We’re thrilled to welcome Coastland into the DCCM family,” commented James F. (Jim) Thompson, PE, DBIA, CEO of DCCM. “With a shared vision of strategic growth, a commitment to developing and investing in staff, and an unrelenting focus on client service, this partnership provides both companies with a resilient and diversified platform, from which to navigate our ever-changing markets moving forward in our now expanded region serving the West Coast.” “With DCCM’s investment in our clients and our staff in the northern California region, this partnership is about growth and bringing new possibilities to our team and the clients we serve,” said John Wanger. “As DCCM’s foundation in the West, we will continue to be that local firm our clients value but now with a more diverse set of capabilities, national support, and increased resources.” About Coastland Civil Engineering Coastland provides civil engineering, construction management, and building and safety services to public agencies spanning northern California. Since opening its doors in 1991, Coastland’s projects have encompassed a wide variety of transportation, water, wastewater, drainage, flood control, and public facilities. For more information, please visit: www.coastlandcivil.com. About DCCM DCCM is a provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management professional services focusing on infrastructure marketplaces throughout the public and private sectors. Through a family of complementary brand companies, DCCM serves a variety of end markets while offering a national reach. DCCM is aggressively hiring key industry professionals in all disciplines and is actively seeking further acquisition opportunities throughout North America. For more information, please visit: www.dccm.com.

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DCCM acquires Rochester & Associates

DCCM Acquires Rochester & Associates Updated: May 11, 2022 Gainesville, Georgia (August 31, 2021) – DCCM, a national provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management services based in Houston, Texas, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Rochester & Associates. Based in the greater Atlanta metro area, Rochester & Associates is known for providing private and public entities with civil engineering, land surveying, project management, and infrastructure services. The firm has long-standing relationships throughout the Southeast with state and local governments, real estate developers, state departments of transportation, and consulting engineering firms. In acquiring Rochester & Associates, DCCM is partnering with industry veteran Darrell Rochester, PE, who will continue in his role as CEO of Rochester & Associates, along with Brian Rochester, who will continue his role as Executive Vice President. “We’re delighted to welcome Rochester & Associates into the DCCM family,” commented James F. (Jim) Thompson, PE, DBIA, CEO of DCCM. “This is a tremendous step for DCCM in expanding our reach east, and we couldn’t have found a better partner to lead the way. As we’ve gotten to know the Rochester team, it’s clear there is tremendous alignment in the way we operate, serve clients, and care for our people, and we can’t wait to combine our efforts and build towards our shared vision together.” “We are extremely happy to join the DCCM family of companies as the next step of our company’s evolution and growth,” said Darrell Rochester. “Bringing excellent products and services to this market is a major cornerstone of our family business, and our clients will continue to enjoy the responsive, trusted service they’ve come to expect, along with access to DCCM’s national presence and resources.” “After 55 years of success, Rochester & Associates is looking forward to the opportunity of benefiting from DCCM’s resources and scale,” said Brian Rochester. “DCCM’s capabilities will also undoubtedly strengthen Rochester & Associates’ holistic approach to business. There’s a real synergy between the two companies and the complimentary services we provide.” **** About Rochester & Associates Rochester & Associates is a multifaceted provider of civil engineering, land surveying, project management, and infrastructure services. The company was established in 1966 by B. Keith Rochester, RLS, as a surveying firm serving the southeastern United States. Since that time, the firm has grown in size, number of offices, and scope of services to become a multidisciplinary civil engineering consulting firm. For more information, please visit: www.rochester-assoc.com. About DCCM DCCM is a provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management professional services focusing on infrastructure marketplaces throughout the public and private sectors. Through a family of complementary brand companies, DCCM serves a variety of end markets while offering a national reach. DCCM is aggressively hiring key industry professionals in all disciplines and is actively seeking further acquisition opportunities throughout North America. For more information, please visit: www.dccm.com.

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DCCM acquires Binkley & Barfield, Inc.

DCCM Acquires Binkley & Barfield, Inc. Updated: May 11, 2022 Houston, Texas (August 6, 2021) – DCCM, a national provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management services, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Binkley & Barfield. Based in Houston, Texas, Binkley & Barfield is known for its portfolio of projects requiring complex consulting services for county and municipal clients, regional and state surface transportation, public infrastructure, as well as gas pipeline, telecommunications, and electrical distribution projects. In acquiring Binkley & Barfield, DCCM is partnering with industry veteran Harold (JR) Reddish, PE, FNSPE, FSAME, who will continue in his role as President of Binkley & Barfield, along with Brett Binkley and Larry Barfield, PE, FNSPE, FTEF, who will continue their roles as CEO and Chairman Emeritus, respectively. James F. (Jim) Thompson, PE, DBIA, CEO of DCCM, noted, “Binkley & Barfield offers a unique team that brings the enthusiasm and energy to a seasoned firm, tempered by the high level of skill and professional relationships that can only be built through long-term experience. Through our combined businesses, we are unparalleled in markets we cover, with purpose-built and results-driven solutions that are customized for each client we work with.” “We have a proud history of driving the industry forward,” said JR Reddish, PE, FNSPE, FSAME, President of Binkley & Barfield. “As we work to achieve our corporate vision of creating a better future for our clients and our communities, we’re eager to take the next step to transform ourselves into an even more innovative, diverse, sustainable, customer-focused company for the future. Partnering with DCCM will showcase us as having a local presence with a national reach. This strategic business move will increase our depth of service, resources, and talent.” When asked about the reasons behind the partnership, Brett Binkley, CEO of Binkley & Barfield, responded, “It’s a great match—our cultures are both highly focused on providing our clients with an exceptional service experience, and the combination of our resources will give the clients of both firms even greater service as well as an additional depth of resources. I am confident that as our clients learn more about DCCM, the same conclusion will be reached—that this is a natural fit.” “Our loyal customer base, appetite to expand our services within our own footprint, and ability to find new strategic growth areas outside of what we’ve traditionally done has fueled our growth from day one,” said Larry Barfield, PE, FNSPE, FTEF, Binkley & Barfield’s Chairman Emeritus. “Without question, our new partnership with DCCM strengthens our capabilities and provides us with specialized market knowledge and deep client relationships that will accelerate our growth in the future. Our entire team could not be more pleased by this partnership.” About Binkley & Barfield Binkley & Barfield is a multidisciplinary engineering consulting firm with headquarters in Houston and fully staffed regional offices in College Station, Corpus Christi, Richardson, Round Rock, and San Antonio. Incorporated in 1971, the firm has served their clientele for over 50 years. Binkley & Barfield provides a comprehensive range of engineering services including utility engineering and coordination, subsurface utility engineering (SUE), power, telecommunications, pipeline, construction management, transportation, structural, traffic, infrastructure (including roadway, drainage, water, and wastewater), land development, and GIS. For more information, please visit: www.binkleybarfield.com. About DCCM DCCM is a provider of design, consulting, and program & construction management professional services focusing on infrastructure marketplaces throughout the public and private sectors. Through a family of complementary brand companies, DCCM serves a variety of end markets while offering a national reach. DCCM is aggressively hiring key industry professionals in all disciplines and is actively seeking further acquisition opportunities throughout North America. For more information, please visit: www.dccm.com.

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