Orbicon joins forces with WSP - a leading professional services firms

We are pleased to announce that Orbicon has joined forces with WSP, one of the world’s leading professional services firms

Combining the collective expertise of WSP’s and Orbicon’s specialists create one of the Nordics’ most successful firms in the Environment, Supply & Infrastructure and Building sectors. It will also expand WSP’s geographic presence in the Nordics (more particularly Denmark).

Per Christensen, Orbicon’s CEO commented, “Becoming a member of WSP is great news for our company and employees. By joining WSP, we will significantly strengthen our competitive position across the world, providing us with access to the global network and the expertise of one of the leading firms in our industry.”

“This transaction will enable us to fulfil our strategic ambitions of enhancing our activities in the Nordics region, while solidifying our expertise in the environment sector,” noted Magnus Meyer, President and Chief Executive Officer of WSP in the Nordics.

See Orbicons press release (in Danish)

About WSP

Approximately 49,000 employees, including 5,600 in the Nordics.
Provides technical expertise and strategic advice to clients in the Environment, Property & Buildings, Transportation & Infrastructure, Power & Energy, Resources (including Mining and Oil & Gas) and Industry sectors ., as well as offering strategic advisory services.

Involved in projects such as:

  • The LaGuardia Airport in New York, targeting LEED Gold Certification;
  • The design of Trimsaran and Parc y Tywyn schools, two primary schools in Wales, designed and built according to Passivhaus, the world’s most rigorous energy and comfort standard; and
  • The construction of the Stockholm’s new City Line, which involves excavating a 6 km rail tunnel between 10 and 40 m under the heart of the city.

More information at wsp.com where you also find their press release

The picture at the top shows from the left: Bent Simonsen from Hedeselskabet, Magnus Meyer from WSP and Per Christensen from Orbicon