RELEASE: Woolpert acquires Murphy Geospatial, a leading European company in geospatial solutions

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RELEASE: Woolpert acquires Murphy Geospatial, a leading European company in geospatial solutions

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-Woolpert acquires Ireland-based Murphy Geospatial, a leading European geospatial solutions company

This acquisition expands Woolpert's geospatial solutions presence in Europe and supports the expansion and advancement of technology and innovation in mapping.

DAYTON, Ohio, March 27, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Woolpert has acquired Murphy Geospatial, a multidisciplinary geospatial solutions company based in Kilcullen, Ireland. Murphy Geospatial is a privately held, family-owned geospatial solutions company offering a wide range of services including surveying, mobile and indoor mapping, asset monitoring, subsurface engineering and 3D digital twin development. The firm has a staff of almost 400 people in six offices in Ireland and the United Kingdom.

Woolpert is a privately held US-based architecture, engineering and geospatial firm that was founded in 1911 and has provided comprehensive, integrated geospatial services for more than 50 years. Woolpert President Neil Churman said this acquisition focuses on expanding and elevating Woolpert's geospatial capabilities in Europe. This union will allow companies to align best practices, leverage operational efficiency and advanced services including surveys, reality capture, BIM, asset monitoring, GIS and all forms of mapping.

“Over the past four decades, Murphy Geospatial has established itself as an innovative geospatial partner across Ireland, the UK and surrounding regions,” Churman said. “Together with Murphy Geospatial, Woolpert will expand its geospatial presence in Europe to enhance our offering to clients, accelerate next-level solutions and provide vital support to the infrastructure, manufacturing, construction, property, utilities and natural environment sectors. "

Murphy Geospatial CEO Niall Murphy and his team will continue to lead Murphy Geospatial, a Woolpert business, in strategic alignment with Woolpert. Murphy said the companies share a dedication to customer service, geospatial innovation, industry leadership and employee culture.

“We are thrilled to join forces with the Woolpert team,” said Murphy. "Their long history in the geospatial industry and their commitment to creating a great workplace for employees makes them an ideal match for us. We look forward to taking the next step in better serving our valued customers and moving the industry forward together." "

About Murphy GeospatialFounded over 40 years ago, Murphy Geospatial now has six offices across the UK and Ireland and employs almost 400 experts who have delivered over 27,000 projects. Murphy Geospatial captures, collects, verifies and governs geospatial data, enabling its clients to make informed decisions to increase efficiency, reduce risk and improve value throughout the project lifecycle. Murphy Geospatial sets the industry standard and delivers geospatial certainty you can trust. With geospatial solutions proven through the design, construction and use phases of projects in six key sectors: infrastructure, manufacturing, property, natural environment, energy and utilities. Services include geospatial consulting, aerial/UAV surveys, BIM, digital construction, topographic surveys, laser scanning, property surveys, railway surveys, structural and environmental monitoring, subsurface investigation and more.

About Woolpert Woolpert is the leading architecture, engineering, geospatial (AEG) and strategic consulting firm, with the vision of becoming one of the best companies in the world. We innovate within and across markets to effectively serve public, private and government clients around the world. Woolpert is a top 100 geospatial company in the world, an ENR Top 100 Global Design Firm, has earned seven Great Place to Work certifications, and actively fosters a culture of growth, inclusion, diversity, and respect. Founded in 1911 in Dayton, Ohio, Woolpert has been the fastest growing AEG company in the United States since 2015. Woolpert has more than 2,000 employees and more than 60 offices on five continents. Visit

Media Contacts: Woolpert: Jill Kelley; 937-531-1258, jill.kelley@woolpert.comMurphy Geospatial: Kirsty Ostell; 0191 2325690,

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