Terracon Acquires IHI, Allies with Examinetics

Consulting and engineering firm Terracon (Olathe, KS) has made two moves to expand its geographic presence and its service portfolio. In Utah, Terracon has acquired Salt Lake City-based IHI Environmental, a 75-person environmental engineering firm with offices in Denver, Phoenix, Seattle, and Emeryville, California. IHI specializes in industrial hygiene, occupational safety, and environmental consulting services for public- and private-sector clients. In addition, Terracon and Examinetics (Overland Park, KS http://www.examinetics.com/), a provider of on-site occupational health screening and data management services, have formed a strategic alliance to provide industrial hygiene services. Under the alliance agreement, Terracon will provide such services as air monitoring, noise engineering, and compliance management, to Examinetics’ customers, while Examinetics will implement medical surveillance programs in such areas as hearing conservation, respiratory protection, blood analysis, and wellness.