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Friday, February 04 2022 - 01:05
Woolpert Acquires eTrac Inc., a Vessel-Based Hydrographic Survey Firm Headquartered in California
DAYTON, Ohio, Feb. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/--

-- This merger combines complementary marine technology products and services 
to better serve U.S. and international clients with integrated capabilities.

Woolpert ( 
) has acquired eTrac Inc. ( 
), a vessel-based hydrographic survey and marine technology firm that conducts 
custom and integrated marine services for projects across the U.S. and its 
territories. These services include collecting and processing hydrographic 
survey and bathymetric mapping data for coastal mapping, navigation safety and 
nautical charting, high-resolution multibeam sonar data for shipping channel 
dredging and pipeline inspections, underwater imagery and aerial lidar data for 
change analysis, and vessel positioning and monitoring.

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This acquisition combines the hydrographic survey and multibeam sonar expertise 
of eTrac with Woolpert's aerial topographic, bathymetric and geospatial 
capabilities to deepen service offerings, leverage inherent synergies, achieve 
operational efficiencies and extend geographic reach. It also unites eTrac's 
fleet of survey vessels with Woolpert's 49 manned and unmanned aircraft.

eTrac is headquartered in San Rafael, Calif., and has offices in Texas, 
Washington and Alaska. eTrac will become part of Woolpert's geospatial sector 
and will expand to serve clients throughout the U.S. and around the world.

About Woolpert 
Woolpert is the premier architecture, engineering, geospatial (AEG) and 
strategic consulting firm, with a vision to become one of the best companies in 
the world. Woolpert is an ENR Top 150 Global Design Firm, recently earned its 
sixth-straight Great Place to Work certification and actively nurtures a 
culture of growth, inclusion, diversity and respect. Founded in 1911 in Dayton, 
Ohio, Woolpert has been America's fastest-growing AEG firm since 2015. The firm 
has more than 1,600 employees and 60 offices on four continents. For more, 
visit: ( 

About eTrac Inc.
eTrac Inc. was established in 2003 as a hydrographic survey, vessel positioning 
and marine instrumentation firm. eTrac has quickly grown to include over 40 
employees in several offices along the coastal United States. The firm has 
earned a strong reputation among many sectors of the hydrographic industry, 
including government agencies and private industry. Its equipment fleet has 
also grown to include geophysical survey vessels as well as several 
ultra-portable, shallow water survey craft. eTrac is committed to continual 
reinvestment in industry leading equipment and knowledgeable staff to complete 
multibeam, singlebeam, sidescan, subbottom, mobile lidar and water-level 
surveys required by our clients. For more, visit: ( 

Media contact: Woolpert
               PR Manager, Jill Kelley

SOURCE: Woolpert