RSK acquisitions of CR Civil Engineering Limited and EDP
CR Civil Engineering headquartered in Loughborough with sites in Llandeilo (South Wales), Rotherham and Ripley (Derbyshire) provides groundwork civil engineering services to the highways, rail and other sectors across the UK. Employing more than 200 people the business counts Tier 1 contractors such as A-one+, Galliford Try, Morgan Sindall, BAM Nuttall, Amey, Osborne, Winvic and nmcn among its client base and is known for its high-quality work.   
 
Formed in the early 1990s, EDP has been helping businesses of all sizes to manage their health, safety, environmental and sustainability duties and responsibilities for over a quarter of a century. The business delivers health and safety, asbestos, property compliance, environment, sustainability, and security services and has worked with some of the world’s biggest organisations, including Accenture, HSBC, London Stock Exchange Group, H&M, The British Museum and Universal Music Group. It recently helped to prepare the iconic Abbey Road Studios in London for a COVID-secure reopening. The business is headquartered in St Helens and has UK offices in Livingston, Cannock and Wetherby. It also operates internationally through teams based in Ireland, Singapore and Australia.   
 
The acquisitions will see the businesses move forward, with their existing leadership, workforce, strategy and brands still in place, as they join the ever-growing RSK group.    
 
Nicola Merritt said “these transactions showcase the breadth of services that the RSK Group offers from on site civil engineering through to consultancy. Both come at a time when demand is significantly increasing for these services and will help support the abundant infrastructure planned in the UK.”