WS Atkins Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Business Services Company

WS Atkins has acquired 15 companies of its own, including 1 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 8 assets.

WS Atkins’ largest acquisition to date was in 2015, when it acquired EnergySolutions - Projects Products & Technology Business for $318M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2013, when it sold WS Atkins UK Highways Services Business to Skanska UK for $28M. WS Atkins has acquired in 4 different US states, and 5 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include business services (54%) and engineering (20%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity23
    • M&A Buy Activity Activity15
    • M&A Sell Activity Activity8
  • Total Sectors Invested 5
  • Total Countries Invested 5
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 8

WS Atkins plc

Woodcote Grove Ashley Road,
Epsom,, KT18 5BW
United Kingdom,
+44 20 7121 2000

WS Atkins plc is engaged in design, engineering, and project management consultancies, employing some 18,300 people across the UK, North America, Middle East, Asia Pacific, and Europe.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 14 1 - - - - 15
vol $468M $318M $786M
Sell # 8 - - - - - 8
vol $44M $44M

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Largest EnergySolutions - Projects, Products & Technology Business
$318M (2015-11-17)
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Largest WS Atkins UK Highways Services Business
$28M (2013-02-28)

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