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Dawood Acquires Surveying & Mapping Consultants in Boston


Harrisburg, PA & Boston, MA; December 3, 2018: Dawood Engineering, Inc. (Dawood) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Surveying and Mapping Consultants (SMC) in Braintree, Massachusetts. SMC will operate as a division of Dawood Engineering, doing business under its current brand. Kevin Hanley, the founder of SMC, will serve as Regional Manager and continue to be the primary point of contact for SMC’s clients. All employees will be retained in their present roles and continue working from the Braintree, MA office.    

“We are thrilled to have Kevin and SMC as part of the Dawood team. Surveying and Mapping Consultants has a nearly thirty-year track record of exceptional performance in providing survey services to state departments of transportation, utility companies, and other consulting firms,” said Bony Dawood, President of Dawood Engineering. “Under Kevin’s leadership, SMC has continually innovated and adopted new technology to provide cutting-edge deliverables to its clients. Surveying has been a core part of Dawood’s business for over twenty-five years. We are excited to be able to bring this additional expertise in Mobile LiDAR, 3D Scanning, and point cloud drafting to our survey team for our clients nationally. This acquisition also expands our presence in Massachusetts, where we see a great opportunity on major infrastructure and development projects.”   

“As part of our succession planning at SMC, it was critically important for me to find a partner that shared the same commitment to quality service and dedication to its employees that we have built here over three decades,” said Kevin Hanley. “We now have tremendous additional capabilities and resources to offer. This partnership is good for our clients, our team, and the communities we serve today and sets the groundwork for us to continue to grow in Massachusetts, New England, and beyond.”

Surveying and Mapping Consultants, Inc. (SMC) was founded in April 1989 and has provided a wide variety of surveying and mapping services to support the design of transportation, trail, utility, industrial, and commercial projects throughout New England. SMC utilizes state-of-the-art surveying instrumentation such as Trimble MX2 Mobile LiDAR and Spatial Imaging System, Three-dimensional Laser Scanners, and terrestrial surveying stations. 

Dawood Engineering Inc. (Dawood) was founded in 1992 and is a multi‐disciplined consulting firm headquartered in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Dawood has additional offices in Bridgeport, WV, Caldwell, OH, King of Prussia, Philadelphia, Sayre, PA, and Sturbridge, MA. Our clients and peers have recognized the talent of our team and the quality of our work with numerous accolades. Dawood was nominated in 2013, 2014, 2017, and 2018 and was awarded the 2013 Supplier of the Year award by the EMSDC. In 2014 and 2015, we received an ACEC/PA Diamond Award for bridge replacement projects.