Sponsored by Lane Powell

Seattle engineering firm acquires Eugene firm

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Tuesday, November 06, 2012

Seattle-based DCI Engineers acquired Eugene-based structural engineering firm M.R. Richards Engineering.

The combined companies will be called MRR+DCI Engineers.

The Eugene firm, which was founded in 1969, has worked on such projects as the Eugene Public Library, the Nike building at Oakway Center and various buildings at the University of Ore­gon, including the new Student Recreation and Fitness Center.

The Seattle firm has worked on the Woolworth and Center Court projects in downtown Eugene, and is working on the proposed Capstone student apartments, also downtown.

With four employees, the Eugene firm is a fraction the size of DCI, which has a staff of about 160. But DCI, which does work throughout the United States and beyond, saw value in M.R. Richards, DCI President Roger Heeringa said.

Read more at The Register-Guard.

{biztweet}eugene engineer{/biztweet}

 

More Articles

5 companies react to lower fuel prices

The Latest
Thursday, January 15, 2015
thumb-shutterstock 233787049BY JACOB PALMER | OB DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

Consumers love the savings they get from low oil prices, but how has business been affected?


Read more...

All Rise

March 2015
Friday, February 20, 2015
BY AMY MILSHTEIN | OB CONTRIBUTOR

Don’t just sit there. For a healthy workplace, move up and down — and all around.


Read more...

Finding a Balance

Contributed Blogs
Thursday, January 29, 2015
012915-passinvst-thumbBY JASON NORRIS | OB GUEST BLOGGER

Active vs. passive investing: what you need to know.


Read more...

The 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon

March 2015
Thursday, February 26, 2015
BY KIM MOORE | OB RESEARCH EDITOR

Employment in Oregon is almost back up to prerecession levels — and employers are having to work harder to entice talented staff to join their ranks. This year’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon project showcases the kind of quality workplaces that foster happy employees. 


Read more...

Labor Pains

February 2015
Monday, January 26, 2015
BY AMY MILSHTEIN

Thinking about starting an internship program? Be careful. Navigating unpaid internships can be tricky.


Read more...

The city as startup

Guest Blog
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
011415 citystartup-thumbBY NISHANT BHAJARIA | OP-ED CONTRIBUTOR

Startups in the growth phase are associated with a fresh infusion of capital — human and financial — a curiosity factor and products to disrupt the market and drive demand. Portland’s economy gives off the same aroma.


Read more...

Downtown flower shop readies for the Valentine's Day rush

The Latest
Monday, February 09, 2015
021015-giffords-thumbBY MEGHAN NOLT

VIDEO: Gifford's Flowers brings family approach to PSU-area shop.


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS