ICF has acquired Blanton & Associates, Inc., an environmental consulting, planning and project management firm.
“As one team, ICF and Blanton & Associates will offer industry-leading expertise in the transportation, energy and water sectors coupled with a deep understanding of environmental regulations to help state and local agencies quickly execute infrastructure projects, while protecting the environment and maintaining compliance,” said John Wasson, ICF chair and CEO.
Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Blanton & Associates’ team brings domain expertise in environmental regulatory compliance and permitting in the transportation, renewable energy, water and resource management sectors.
“Our strong cultural alignment is reflected in our mutual passion for protecting natural resources, promoting clean energy, and building infrastructure resilience,” Wasson said.
Blanton & Associates has delivered environmental and scientific services to the Texas Department of Transportation throughout its entire 25-year history.
“Having partnered successfully on water and habitat conservation planning projects for many years, our companies know each other well,” said Don Blanton, president of Blanton & Associates. “With a solid foundation of shared values and collaboration, combined with our strong track record of delivering positive outcomes for our clients, we are ready to hit the ground running as part of the ICF team.”