Leidschendam, The Netherlands, December 10, 2007: Fugro (Netherlands) has acquired William Lettis & Associates, Inc. (WLA), a geological consultancy with headquarters in Walnut Creek, California. Founded in 1990, WLA operates globally from offices in California, Colorado, Texas and Georgia.
WLA is an earth science consulting company who specialises in earthquake hazard assessment and engineering geology for the power industry, government agencies, the oil and gas industry, and the water and infrastructure markets.
WLA’s expertise will enhance and broaden Fugro’s geotechnical consultancy and geohazards practices, and the combined service offering will bring added value to both firm’s clients.
WLA will operate within Fugro’s geotechnical division. Bill Lettis, the founder of WLA, will remain as President and Director of the company.