Mott MacDonald has acquired engineering and design consultancy Wideurope Engineering that enhances Mott MacDonald’s offering, services and capability in the energy sector and provides access to new markets.
Established in 2002, Wideurope Engineering employs over 50 people across its offices in Dubai and Fujairah in the UAE and Genoa, Italy. The company operates primarily in the energy sector providing expert technical support and professional services in civil, structural and electro-mechanical design.
Mott MacDonald chairman Keith Howells commented: “Wideurope Engineering has an outstanding reputation with clients and equipment manufacturers all over the world. Adding a base in Genoa will give us access to high quality engineering skills in Italy, while the strong client relationships Wideurope has built will offer new scope to work closely in the global energy sector. We’re excited about exploring wider international opportunities together,” Keith added.
Giorgio Fugazzi, Wideurope Engineering general manager, added: “Joining Mott MacDonald also provides great opportunities for our staff who’ll be able to collaborate and share their experiences with new colleagues, while developing skills in new sectors and working on a more diverse range of projects.”