MONTREAL - Montreal-based WSP Global has announced that WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, a global engineering and professional services firm, will be now known as WSP worldwide effective May 10.
In the United States, the firm will operate as WSP USA.
Parsons Brinckerhoff, a transportation engineering and management organization founded in 1885 in New York City, was acquired in 2014 by WSP, a professional services consultancy, explained a WSP media statement. For the past two-and-a-half years, the firm has operated as WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff in the U.S.
"We have shaped the transportation infrastructure and skylines of American cities with some of the nation's tallest buildings and the public transit systems of New York, Atlanta, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Seattle. Now, we're moving forward as WSP USA, offering our clients the expertise to conceive and deliver the infrastructure communities need to prosper," said Gregory A. Kelly, president and chief executive officer. "Although our name has changed, our commitment to technical excellence and client service will never change."
WSP USA has nearly 7,000 employees in 100 offices nationwide.