The acquisition expands Ransom to six offices across the New England and Atlantic Region.

(For Immediate Release) October 21, 2021: Ransom Consulting, LLC, a multi-disciplinary engineering and environmental company with offices in Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and New Jersey, has opened its second office in New Jersey and expanded its services.

Ransom has completed the acquisition of Civalier Engineering & Surveying, Inc. of Wenonah, New Jersey. Civalier Engineering operated for more than 30 years, supporting clients throughout New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware. Ransom has hired Scott D. Brown as the Office Manager for the new Ransom office in Wenonah. Brown also serves as Vice President of Ransom.

“For over 30 years, Ransom has been a trusted engineering and environmental leader providing local and regional expertise for our clients across New England and New Jersey,” said Ransom CEO Steve Ransom. “With the acquisition of Civalier Engineering in Wenonah, New Jersey, we are now adding civil engineering and surveying services to our existing mix of environmental consulting services. We expect this to broaden our market to diversify our skill set to the already responsive and value-added solutions we provide to our clients.”

With the acquisition of Civalier, Ransom now has 75 employees at its six offices in Wenonah and Hamilton New Jersey, Providence Rhode Island, North Andover Massachusetts, Portsmouth New Hampshire and Portland Maine.

Media contact: Dianna Fletcher, Fletcher Media,

About Ransom Consulting LLC: For over 30 years, Ransom has been a trusted engineering and environmental leader, constantly innovating to provide sustainable and resilient solutions for our projects, our partners and the planet.

Ransom Consulting has been recognized and honored as one of the leading environmental and engineering firms in the Eastern US: Inc. Magazine named Ransom one of the fastest growing companies in the US within its first five years. Most recently, Ransom’s work is included in the 2020 Maine AIA Design Awards. Find out more at