A CEO transition is more than a handover of power; it’s a transition of the organization’s spirit, culture, and goals. Read the methodology CEO, Bryan Powell, PE, and former CEO, Paul Greenhagen, used to ensure a successful transition.
Trevor Garfield, Director, Mergers & Acquisitions, has been instrumental in supporting our team's strategic goals and driving the organization‘s growth. Learn how he uses his expertise to support acquisitions and why cultural fit is as crucial to consider as strategic, operational, and financial aspects in the acquisition process.
Don’t let access roads stall your next wind or solar project. Learn how to avoid costly delays by strengthening the road through cement stabilization, a process that prepares access roads for increased traffic and loads entering the site.
The demand for EV charging stations continues to rise. Learn more from our latest article by experts Jeff Westenddoft and Chris Foley, PS, about key considerations for installing ADA-compliant EV charging stations.
Environmental biologists Shaun McCoshum, Erica Pratt, Ellie Boisen, & Kayla Lent researched the tri-colored bat (Perimyotis subflavus) as the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposes listing the bat under the federal Endangered Species Act. Read more about about protecting the bats while we continue to meet clean energy goals.
CVL was a successful land development firm in the Front Range of Colorado for 20 years. With a desire to grow services, offer employees alternative career paths, and diversify revenue streams, the team began to explore acquisitions. After discussions with Westwood, the team recognized the potential of joining forces. Learn more about the process and the opportunities afforded by the acquisition.
A Critical Issues Analysis (CIA) identifies potential environmental risks and helps developers make informed decisions about site selection, project layout, and buildable area. Learn the importance of conducting a CIA early in development, its key components, and how it can help streamline the project lifecycle.
Main Line Energy Consultants, LLC, a multi-discipline engineering firm providing transmission, distribution, and telecommunication design and consulting services, was acquired by Westwood in 2019. Both Westwood and Main Line were excited about the opportunities that the acquisition afforded them. Learn more about the acquisition and the service team developed as a result.
Renewable energy has been on the rise for years now, but what happens when these sources reach the end of their initial life cycle? That's where repowering comes in. Not only does repowering allow project owners to continue benefiting from renewable energy, but it also has a positive impact on the industry. Join Mark Anderson, PE, PMP, Director, Wind, as he unpacks the benefits of repowering turbines and how it can help us move towards a more sustainable future.
Aaron Tippie, PE, Chief Strategy Officer, provides insight on the trends and climate for mergers and acquisitions and stresses the importance of aligned motives when kicking off acquisition conversations.
As more states pledge to reach net-zero emissions and the development of renewable energy projects increases, understanding the intricacies of substation engineering is crucial for success. This blog details the best practices, critical factors, and direct benefits of working with experts in the field.
Although 2022 started out busy for single-family residential development in Minnesota, increases in interest rates to fight inflation had many buyers pulling back, slowing sales to levels not seen since 2012. Learn more about the impacts on Minnesota's housing market and trends to expect in 2023 and beyond.